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Women Preparing and Responding to Crises

  • Dwell 1131 East 5th Street Los Angeles, CA, 90013 United States (map)

You asked and we delivered! In partnership with Women in Homeland Security- Southern California, we present “Women Preparing and Responding to Crises” hosted by Levo LA and Gabriele Almon. Join us Thursday, November 16 from 6:30p.m. - 8:30p.m. for this informative panel. 

Do you ever wonder who is protecting our security in the event of a natural disaster or crisis? Come meet some of the talented women of Los Angeles who are doing just that. Yes, we have real super woman working day and night to ensure our safely. Behind our security there’s a team of women ready to respond to any natural disaster or crisis in our city. 

Join the conversation as our panelists show us how we can come together as a community to help one another in the event of a natural disaster. They’ll also discuss how to navigate a career within their fields. 


Gabriele Almon: Member, National Advisory Council for FEMA and Founder, Rise of the Bulls

Jenny Novak: Emergency Services Coordinator for the California Governor's Office of Emergency Services

Kate Hutton: City of Los Angeles, Emergency Management Department

Lorraine Schneider: Co-founder of KASSL Emergency Management Consulting. Rising emergency manager with experience in preparedness, response and recovery. Inaugural board member of Women in Homeland Security - Southern California


Michelle Constant: Chief Executive Officer of Constant Associates, a homeland security consulting firm. President of Women in Homeland Security - Southern California

For full description of panelists and moderator bios please click here.

Event partnership: Women in Homeland Security - SoCal

Event space partnerships: As We Dwell 1131 E. 5th St. Los Angeles, CA 90013. Dwell is a coworking/event space that seeks to cultivate a collaborative community that will come champion one another as they do life and business together. 

Refreshments partnership: Suja Juice offers a variety of cold-pressed organic juices packed with fruits and vegetables.

Parking: Park anywhere along the sides of the building as long as it says parking (check parking signs). Otherwise there is a paid lot for $5 on Seaton and 5th Street. 

Event agenda: 

6:30 p.m. - Check-in and refreshments
7:00 p.m. - Panel and Q&A
8:00 p.m. - NetWorking
8:30 p.m. - Event ends

We hope to see you there! This is our last panel of the year, you don’t want to miss it!

For more information and tickets click here.