• (L to R): Richard Serino (Cohort I), fmr Deputy Administrator of FEMA, and current NPLI Distinguished Visiting Fellow; Richard Hunt, (Cohort I), White House National Security Council Staff
Alice Hill, (Cohort VIII), Snr Director for Resilience Policy, White House National Security Council; Leonard Marcus, Co-Director, NPLI

    NPLI Alums Help “Stop the Bleed”

    On October 6, the “Stop the Bleed” campaign was launched at a White House event attended by some 200 invited participants. According to a White House press release, the purpose of the campaign is “to provide people with the tools…

  • Professional Picture_Suzet_McKinney_01_095_Web

    McKinney Named Exec Director of IMDC

    The Illinois Medical District Commission has named Suzet McKinney (Cohort VIIII and an NPLI program faculty member) as its new Executive Director. McKinney is currently the Deputy Commissioner of the Bureau of Public Health Preparedness & Emergency Response and the…

  • hannes_kevin

    NPLI Alum Nominated for Outstanding Public Service

    Kevin Hannes (Cohort IX) and the FEMA Operation Precious Cargo Team have been nominated for a Samuel J. Heyman Service to America Medal for public service. Kevin and his team, “Coordinated emergency assistance when tens of thousands of unaccompanied minors…



NPLI Executive Education Program Cohort XIV

Now accepting Online Applications, please go to the application page. Deadline to apply is October 16, 2015.

Opening Session: December 6 – 11, 2015 & Concluding Session: June 14 – 17, 2016.

*this is a two-part residential program, both sessions mandatory to attend.

Please click on the Executive Education link for full details on the program.

Please contact us for custom training opportunities.

The National Preparedness Leadership Initiative executive education curriculum is designed to produce effective leadership at all levels of government — federal, state, and local — as well as in private and non-profit sector organizations. The NPLI curriculum leverages the combined strengths of the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health’s Division of Policy Translation and Leadership Development and the Harvard Kennedy School’s Center for Public Leadership. Faculty from Harvard Business School and the Harvard Medical School also teach in the program.