Our Leadership

Montgomery County CERT is a volunteer organization and is part of and operates under the guidance of the Montgomery County’s Fire Rescue Service.

Executive Committee

Greg St. James, Program Manager, MCFRS


Carl Brill, President
Gerry Adcock, Vice President
Lesley Melamed, Treasurer
David Schwartzman, Secretary

Steering Committee


David Steele, Training Coordinator
Kristen Wear, Deputy Training Coordinator, Moulage
Cynthia Halota, CPR
Kathleen Henning, Teen CERT
Instructors (See MC CERT Training Team)

Records and Registration

Jennifer Hobson, Registrar/Human Resources Coordinator

Logistics and Operations

David Schwartzman, Logistics Coordinator
Tom Ciuba,Logistics Deputy
Gerry Adcock,Communications Coordinator
Tom Smith,Operations Coordinator
Ben Koshy,Deputy Operations Coordinator, Special Operations Coordinator
Dave Mroz,Operations Coordinator, GoTeam
Nancy Nadon,Dispatch Coordinator, GoTeam

Outreach, Storm Camp and Special Projects

Lisa Ackerman, Outreach Coordinator

Information Technology (IT)

Jay KapLon, IT Coordinator
Jennifer Hobson, Deputy IT Coordinator, Digital Team Coordinator
Rochelle Weisberger,Deputy Digital Coordinator
David Schwartzman, AV Coordinator