I have 25 years of experience, and specialize in the field of contingency planning with specific knowledge in the areas of crisis management, risk management and business continuity. I have published on such topics as pandemic preparedness, business continuity, crisis management, enterprise risk management, environmental, health and safety, product recall, economic impacts of a pandemic, and pandemic preparedness. I have testified on emergency preparedness, health and safety and critical infrastructure vulnerabilities. I have successfully developed my consulting practice for over 25 years. I teach enterprise risk management (ERM) and contingency planning electives including â€œvalue chainâ€ continuity, pandemic planning and strategic risk management. I am recognized as an expert in executive education, where I have developed and delivered courses in enterprise risk management, contingency planning, performance management and analytics. I am a frequent speaker on business continuity issues business performance management. I have published over 200 articles and four books.