From the Webpage: "Daniel Homsey is director of the Neighborhood Empowerment Network (NEN) for the City Administrator's Office of the City of San Francisco. The NEN empowers residents to build and steward stronger, more resilient communities. Homsey has spent the past 25 years as a communications professional in both the private and public sectors. Homsey shares his tools for building resilient communities at the neighborhood level and why empowering neighbors to help themselves is the best way to prepare your community for any disaster."
Federal Emergency Management Agency: http://www.fema.gov/