Speeches, Articles, and Interviews

FEMA Speech Panel 2020 open mouth

News and Articles about Jane

NewYorker Magazine - What Should Crisis Leaderership Look Like - October 2020

FEMA Podcast: Women in Emergency Management - March 2020

U.S. Emergency Management in the 21st Century: From Disaster to Catastrophe - 2019, "As Tornado Outbreaks Become More Deadly, Major Changes Happen" Chapter Co-Author

Wake Forest Blog Article - June 2017

Harvard National Preparedness Leadership Initiative Meta-Leader of the Year - December 2016

Keynote Speaker, Louisiana Resilience Symposium - December 2016

Harvard National Preparedness Leadership Intiative News - August 2016

Joplin Proud Disaster Recovery Summit - May 19-20, 2016

Leading Through Crisis Speech  - August 2014

FEMA Colorado Disaster Recovery Symposium  Speech - April 2013

KSN Living Well Interview About Joplin Pays It Forward - April 2014

Colorado NPR Radio Interview about Long-term Recovery - February 2014

The Gift of Giving - The Channels Silent Heroes - Computer Reseller News December 2013

NPR to the Point Broadcast - What Moore, OK Can Learn from Other Cities - May 2013

PBS News Hour - What Moore can learn from Joplin - May 2013

Wake Forest Magazine Acceptance Speech, Rick Rescorla Award for Resilience May 2013

Inside Homeland Security Magazine - Article about Joplin Recovery Process

Department of Homeland Security - Rick Rescorla National Award for Resilience Announcement

Time Magazine Top 10 Lists - Joplin is #4 on the Top 10 List of Comebacks for 2012

Joplin, One Year Later - The White House May 2012

Praise for Cage - Joplin Globe, April 2012

Joplin Globe - The Right Person at the Right Time January 2012

The Joplin Independent - Citizens Create Historic Moment February 2012

The Joplin Effect: Boston Globe - Pulitzer Award Finalist Article by Juliette Kayeem



Joplin Pays It Forward - a collection of essays from community leaders about lessons learned from recovery

After the Tornado Came to Town - Solutions Journal Magazine October 2014

Out of the Rubble, You Have Given Us Hope - CNN Headline News

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