Workshop Locations & Dates

Make Mitigation Happen!
A Program of Florida’s Foundation and
the Florida Division of Emergency Management

Workshop Host/Location Date Confirmed
January and April 2013
Suwannee County – 1 workshop Location: First United Methodist Church
311 South Oak Avenue
Live Oak, Florida 32064
Contact: Rev. William Finnin
386-362-2047
Thursday, February 7, 2013
Time: 6:00-8:00 P.M.
Jody Hill – trainer
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Columbia County – 1 workshop Location: Lifestyle Enrichment Center
628 SE Allison Ct.
Lake City, Florida 32025
Debby Freeman
386-755-0235
ccssdirector@aol.com
Thursday, February 7, 2013
Time: 2:00-4:00 P.M.
Jody Hill – Trainer
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Hillsborough County – 3 workshops Location: Neighborhood Conference
Hillsborough Community College
Bld: TBD
Dale Mabry Ave.
Tampa, Florida
(Wanda Sloan)
Saturday, March 16, 2013
Time: TBD
Jody Hill – trainer
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Location: Sun City Center
Bld: TBD
Contact: William Twaite (see below)
Tuesday, Feb 5, 2013
Time: 10:00-12:00
Jody Hill – trainer
Location: Westchase Community Center
10033 Parley Drive
Tampa, Florida 33626
(Odessa)
April 16, 2013
6:30-8:30 P.M.
Contact: William (Bill) Twaite, Contracts Manager, Hazard Mitigation Program (contact for all 3 workshops)
Engineering & Construction Services, Hillsborough County Public Works Department
601 E. Kennedy Blvd, Floor #22
Tampa, FL 33602
p: 813-276-8245 fax: 813-307-8361
e: twaitew@HillsboroughCounty.org
w: http://www.hillsboroughcounty.org 

 

 

Pinellas County – 1 workshop Location: TBD
Pinellas County Citizens Corp
Contact: K. Larry Thompson, Captain, Emergency Management & Preparedness
Lealman Fire District
4360 55th Avenue North
St. Petersburg, Florida 33714
(727) 526-5650 x 548 (Office)
(727) 525-9657 (Fax)
(727) 481-2797 (Cellular)
klt@lealmanfire.com
Thursday, May 30, 2013
Time: 6:00 – 8:00 P.M.
Jody Hill – trainer
Polk County – 1 workshop Polk County Emergency Operations Center
1890 Jim Keene Blvd.
Winter Haven, FL 33880
Contact: Paul Womble
Email: paulwomble@polkfl.com
Thursday, May 2, 2013
Time: 10:00 -12:00 P.M.
Jody Hill – trainer
X
Pasco County – 1 workshop Community Congregational Church
6533 Circle Boulevard
New Port Richey, FL 34652
Contact: Bill Wealand
January 23, 2013
Time 1:30-3:30 PM
Jody Hill – trainer
X
Marion County – 1 workshop First Congregational United Church of Christ
7171 SW State Road 200
Ocala, FL 34476
Contact: Bill Wealand
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
1:00-3:00 P.M.
X
Seminole County – 1 workshop Location: Seminole County EOC
1101 East First Street
Sanford, Florida 32771
Contact: Alan Harris
407-665-5017
aharris@seminolecounty.gov
Tuesday, April 9, 2013
6:00-8:00 P.M.
X
Flagler County – 1 workshop Flagler County Emergency Services
1769 Moody Blvd., Bldg. #3
Bunnell, FL
Phone: 386-313-4249
jstagg@flaglercounty.org
386-313-4200 
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
6:00-8:00 P.M.
Volusia County – 1 workshop Hosted by: Florida Conference United Church of Christ
Port Orange United Church of Christ
651 Taylor Road
Port Orange, FL 32127Contact: Bill WealandEmail: BWealand@uccfla.org
Tuesday, March 18, 2013
6:00-8:00 P.M.
City of Orlando – 1 workshop Hosted by: City of Orlando Emergency Management
110 N George DeSalvia
(formerly known as 110 N Andes Ave)
Orlando, FL  32803Contact:  Manual Soto, EM
321-235-5438
Email: Manual.Soto@CityofOrlando.net
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
6:00-8:00 P.M.
Manatee County – 2 workshops 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hosted by: Manatee County Government, Building & Development Services Department
South Manatee Branch Library
6081 26th Street West
Bradenton, FL 34207
Contact: Sandy Tudor, CFM
Floodplain Investigator
Manatee County Government
Building & Development Services Department941-748-4501, ext. 3843
fax: 941-742-5825
e-mail: sandy.tudor@mymanatee.org

 

Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Time: 6:00-8:00 P.M.
Jody Hill – trainer
X
Location: Anna Maria City Hall
10005 Gulf Drive
Anna Maria, Florida 34216.
Contact: Bob Welch, Building Official
ambo@cityofannamaria.com
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Time: 6:00-8:00 P.M.
Jody Hill -trainer
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Sarasota County – 3 workshops 

 

Kimal
11184 Hughey-Kimal Drive
Venice, FL 34292
Contact: Lisa
Office: 941-483-3667
(941) 809-9808(cell)
lisa@kimallumber.com
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Time: TBD
Jody Hill – trainer
PGT Industries
North Venice, Florida
3419 Technology Drive
N. Venice, Florida 34275
Contact: Jeremy Flynn
941-525-0229 (cell)
jflynn@PGTIndustries.com
Wednesday, Feb 27, 2013
10:00 – 12:00 P.M.
X
St. Armands Key Lutheran Church
40 North Adams Drive
Sarasota, FL 34236(941) 388-1234
Contact:Bob Stobaugh9413206350 – Phone
9417615191 – EFax
bobstobaugh@bpgroup.biz
Thursday,February 28, 2013
Time: 6:00-8:00 P.M.
X
Charlotte County – 1 workshops  Charlotte County EOC
26571 Airport Road, Punta Gorda, FL 33982
Contact: Wayne Sallade, EM
Phone: 941-833-4000
Wayne.Sallade@charlotte.fl.com
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Time: 10:00-12:00 P.M.
Jody Hill – trainer
X
Hernando County – 1 workshops First Lutheran Church
30419 Park Ridge Drive
Brooksville, Florida 34602
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Time: 6:00
Jody Hill – trainer
Miami-Dade County – 3 workshops Location #1: Coral Gables Congregational
United Church of Christ
3010 DeSota Boulevard
Coral Gables, FL 33134
Contact: Bill Wealand
Email: BWealand@uccfla.org
January 29, 2013
1:00-3:00 P.M.
Jody Hill – trainer
X
Location #2: The Wall of Wind
Florida International University
11200 Southwest 8th Street
Miami, Florida 33174
Contact: Erik Salna, FIU3
05-348-1146
esalna@fiu.edu
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Time Afternoon
Jody Hill – trainer
Location #3: Miami Science Museum
3280 South Miami Avenue
Miami, FL
(305) 646-4200
Contact: Erik Salna, FIU
305-348-1146
esalna@fiu.edu
Saturday, June 1, 2013
Time: morning
Jody Hill
Broward County – 2 workshops Hosted by: Florida Conference
United Church of Christ
Congregational United Church of Christ
2501 Northeast 30th Street
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33306
Contact: Bill Wealand
Email: BWealand@uccfla.org 
Friday, March 22, 2013
1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Jody Hill – trainer
X
Governor’s Hurricane Conference
Greater Ft. Lauderdale – Broward County Convention Center
1950 Eisenhower Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 3331
Contact: Jody Hill
Phone: (954) 765-5900
Thursday (tentative), May 9, 2013
(exact date/time will depend on Conference schedule
Jody Hill – trainer
St. Lucie County – 2 workshop University of Florida/St. Lucie County Windstorm Damage Mitigation Training and Demonstration Center
(a.k.a., The Hurricane House.)
8350 Picos Rd.
Fort Pierce FL 34945-3045
Contact: Karla A. Lenfesty
Phone: (772) 462-1660
Fax: (772) 462-1510
http://stlucie.ifas.ufl.edu
March 20, 2013
Time: 10:00-12:00
X
Location: Port St. Lucie, TBD
Contact: Karla A. Lenfesty
Phone: (772) 462-1660
Fax: (772) 462-1510
http://stlucie.ifas.ufl.edu
March 20
Time: 6:00-8:00
Indian River County – 1 workshop Indian River County EOC
Department of Emergency Services
4225 43rd Ave.
Vero Beach, FL 32967-1671
772-567-2154
Contact: Rachel Ivey, FPEM
772-226-3859 (dir off)
772-226-3875 (fax)
RIvey@ircgov.com
Thursday, January 31, 2013
2:00-4:00 P.M.
X
Okeechobee County – 1 workshop Okeechobee County EOC
1700 NW 9th Avenue #B
Okeechobee, FL 34927
Brian Sell
Okeechobee Health Department
Public Health Preparedness Medical Reserve Corp.
MRC Unit Coordinator
FDENS Administrator
1728 NW 9th Avenue
Okeechobee, FL 34972
Direct line 863-462-5865 Mobile 863-634-4430
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
Time: 1:00-3:00 P.M.
X
Brevard County – 1 workshop Cocoa Beach Community Church
126 S Atlantic Avenue
Cocoa Beach, FL 32931
Contact: Bill Wealand 

 

January 30, 2013
1:00 – 3:00 P.M.
X
Palm Beach County – 2 workshops Hosted by: PBC Disaster Recovery Coalition
American Red Cross in the Auditorium
The Greater Palm Beach Area Chapter Building
825 Fern Street
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Office: (561) 833-7711
Contact: Jennifer Beckman
Email: beckmanj@pbcdrc.org
Thursday, March 21, 2013
3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Jody Hill – trainer
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Hosted by: Habitat for Humanities
United Methodist Church of the Palm Beaches
900 Brandywine Road
West Palm Beach, FL 33409
Contact: Jennifer Beckman
Email: Beckman@pbcdrc.org
Thursday, March 21, 2013
6:00-8:00 P.M.
Jody Hill – trainer
X