Greg St. James

CERT Program Manager’s Moment- December, 2017

Colleagues: Once again the year end is upon us. This past month I have been thinking a great deal about how precious and fleeting life can be. Last week I stood at attention and watched my friend and fellow member of the RVFD be carried to his final rest. All […]

Montgomery County CERT GoTeam Deployed to help following high-rise fire

CERT GoTeam in Action!! Saturday, October 21 2017 marked the first ever emergency use of the Montgomery County CERT GoTeam. After a three-alarm transformer fire at The Promenade condominium complex in Bethesda that morning, some 1,000 plus people were evacuated from their homes in the 18 story north tower.  At […]

CERT Program Manager’s Moment- October, 2017

From the CERT Program Manager: The events of recent days serve as a stark and strong reminder of why emergency preparedness is so vital for each of us; and each of our families. Hurricanes in Texas, Florida, as well as the US Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico demonstrate the fragility […]