Welcome Back, Cohort XI

The NPLI is proud to welcome Cohort XI back to campus this week for their concluding session.

Farah Pandith is one of several distinguished guest speakers

Farah Pandith is one of several distinguished guest speakers

They will be presenting group projects completed over the past six months on topics as diverse as response to active shooters, solving “wicked” crises, and better leveraging volunteers in preparedness and response.

Among those who will be addressing the group are General Charles Jacoby, Commander of theNorth American Aerospace Defense Command and United States Northern Command; Farah Pandith, former Special Representative to Muslim Communities for the United States Department of State and now with Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government (pictured); Lisa Hughes, News Anchor for WBZ-TV/CBS Boston; Christina Sterling, Spokesperson for the Boston office of the United States Attorney; and General Dana Born (ret.) of the Kennedy School of Government.