Disaster Council

Meeting Information
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About the Disaster Council
The Disaster Council is chaired by the Mayor and composed of key department heads and City officials, three members of the Board of Supervisors, and representatives of private organizations appointed by the Mayor. The Council meets at the call of the Mayor to share information and ensure full participation by member agencies in the emergency planning activities of the City. Meetings are open to the public.

Full Membership List:
Honorable Edwin Lee, Mayor
Honorable London Breed, President, Board of Supervisors
Honorable Mark Farrell, Board of Supervisors
Honorable Malia Cohen, Board of Supervisors
Honorable Vicki Hennessy, Sheriff
Honorable Dennis Herrera, City Attorney
Honorable George Gascón, District Attorney 

311 Customer Service Center: Nancy Alfaro, Director
Bay Area Urban Area Security Initiative (UASI): Craig Dziedzic, General Manager
Board of Supervisors: Angela Calvillo, Clerk of the Board of Supervisors 

City Administrator: Naomi Kelly
Controller: Ben Rosenfield
Department of Building Inspection:  Tom Hui, Director
Department of Emergency Management:  Anne Kronenberg, Executive Director
Department of the Environment:  Deborah Raphael, Director
Department of Human Resources:  Micki Callahan, Director
Department of Public Health:  Barbara Garcia, Director
Department of Public Works:  Mohammed Nuru, Director
Department of Technology:  Linda Gerull, Chief Information Officer
Human Services Agency:  Trent Rhorer, Executive Director
Medical Examiner:  Michael Hunter, Chief Medical Examiner
Municipal Transportation Agency:  Ed Reiskin, Executive Director
Office of Contracts Administration:  Jaci Fong
Port of San Francisco:  Elaine Forbes, Executive Director
Recreation and Park Department:  Phil Ginsburg, General Manager
San Francisco Fire Department:  Joanne Hayes-White, Fire Chief
San Francisco International Airport:  Ivar Satero, Director
San Francisco Police Department: William Scott, Police Chief
San Francisco Public Utilities Commission:  Harlan Kelly, General Manager
San Francisco Zoo, Tanya Peterson, Executive Director
Treasure Island:  Bob Beck, Director, Island Operations

American Red Cross of the Bay Area and the Northern California Coastal Region: Trevor Riggen, Regional CEO
BART: Grace Crunican, General Manager
Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA):  Ken Cleaveland
Golden Gate National Recreation Area:  Kevin Cochary, Chief of Emergency Management
Hospital Council of Northern and Central California:  Anna Cheung, President, St. Mary's Medical Center
Salvation Army: John McKnight, Director of Emergency Services & Service Extension
San Francisco Chamber of Commerce:  Lee Blitch, Acting President and CEO
SF Community Agencies Responding to Disaster (CARD):  Brian Whitlow, Executive Director
San Francisco Foundation:  Fred Blackwell, Chief Executive Officer
San Francisco Housing Authority:  Barbara Smith, Acting Executive Director
San Francisco Interfaith Council:  Michael Pappas, Executive Director
San Francisco Labor Council:  Tim Paulson, Executive Director
San Francisco Unified School District: Vincent Matthews, Superintendent
The Volunteer Center:  John Power, Executive Director