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Draft Senior Leader Toolkit

Senior leaders and policy makers play a critical role in incident management and the Senior Leader Toolkit. The toolkit includes an Elected Officials/Senior Executives Quick Reference Guide, a Department Head Quick Reference Guide, and a NIMS Senior Leader Briefing Template.

The Senior Leader Toolkit provides emergency managers with tools to help prepare their senior leaders and policy makers to fulfill their incident responsibilities. It identifies specific roles and activities for emergency management officials to discuss with leaders before an incident.

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Icon for file of type application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.documentElected Officials/Senior Leaders Executive Quick Reference Guide

The Elected Officials/Senior Executive Quick Reference Guide provides an incident management overview, overarching priorities, essential responsibilities, and example public messaging to assist senior executives in the initial hours of an event.

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Icon for file of type application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.spreadsheetml.sheetFeedback Form: Elected Officials/Senior Executive Quick Reference Guide

Feedback form to be used to provide comments on the Elected Officials/Senior Executive Quick Reference Guide.  To provide comments on the draft complete the Feedback Form and submit it to FEMA-NIMS@fema.dhs.gov.

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Icon for file of type application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.documentDepartment Heads Quick Reference Guide

The Department Head Quick Reference Guide provides an incident management overview, overarching priorities, essential responsibilities, immediate and subsequent actions, and example public messaging to assist agency leaders in the initial hours of an event.

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Icon for file of type application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.spreadsheetml.sheetFeedback Form: Department Heads Quick Reference Guide

Feedback form to be used to provide comments on the draft Department Heads Quick Reference Guide. To provide comments on the draft complete the Feedback Form and submit it to FEMA-NIMS@fema.dhs.gov.

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Icon for file of type application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.presentationml.presentationSenior Leader PowerPoint Briefing

The Senior Leader PowerPoint Briefing template is for the emergency management director to deliver to the jurisdiction’s senior leader. The briefing provides the emergency manager an opportunity to discuss incident management and coordination, how the jurisdiction plans for incidents, the senior leader’s responsibilities, decisions and authorities. 

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Icon for file of type application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.spreadsheetml.sheetFeedback Form: Senior Leader PowerPoint Briefing

Feedback form to be used to provide comments on the draft Senior Leader PowerPoint Briefing. To provide comments on the draft complete the Feedback Form and submit it to FEMA-NIMS@fema.dhs.gov.

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