Disaster Mitigation and Recovery

Featured Experience and Qualifications


CDBG-DR Katrina Administration for Audubon Nature Institute Woldenberg Park Splash Pad, General Restoration and Wharves Repair projects.

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CDBG-DR Katrina Administration for wastewater plant headworks upgrade and CDBG-DR Isaac administration for emergency valves at over 200 lift stations in Jefferson Parish, LA.


CDBG-DR Grant Administration for drainage improvements in Harvey, LA to address impacts from Hurricane Isaac.


CDBG-DR Isaac Administration for St. John the Baptist Parish, LA Homeowner Rehabilitation/Elevation, Small Rental Rehabilitation and Homebuyer Assistance Programs.


Environmental Reviews for wastewater treatment plant, lift stations and drainage CDBG-DR recovery projects in Jefferson Parish, LA.


CDBG-DR compliance and cost reviews for grant applications, plans and specifications, bid documents and change orders for the LA Gustav/Ike CDBG-DR program.


Construction of a 54-acre detention pond located in Slidell, LA funded through FEMA Hazard Mitigation Program. Resident Inspection Services.


Cost reasonableness reviews for FEMA funded lift station repairs due to Hurricanes Katrina and Isaac in Jefferson Parish, LA.

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Prepared and provided annual updates to the emergency plan for Jefferson Parish, LA drainage operations. Supported EOC coordination for drainage during Hurricane Isaac.


Provided EOC coordination for Jefferson Parish, LA Water Department in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina; Prepared FEMA project worksheets and managed Katrina related repairs to water infrastructure.


Design and construction management, QA/QC, monitoring, and controls for FEMA funded housing construction projects in New Orleans, LA.


Developed pre-disaster mitigation application for infrastructure retrofit projects in Jefferson Parish, LA. Developed HMGP eligible projects for a wastewater treatment plant and pump stations.

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Community Development Block Grant Mitigation (CDBG-MIT) Program.


Community Development Block Grant Coronavirus Response (CDBG-CV) funds.

FEMA Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC) Grant Program.