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Sarah J. Powell

Ms. Powell is the Director of Emergency Management for Temple University and provides strategic direction, subject matter expertise, and operational coordination for the university emergency management and mission continuity programs.

She has served as a consultant and subject matter expert for state and local government on projects pertaining to emergency management, public health, and behavioral health response. She also serves as an adjunct faculty member for Temple University and Jefferson University.

Over the past fifteen years, Ms. Powell has additionally worked with a number of local, state, and national institutions on a topics that pertain to critical incident response and strategic planning, including business continuity, disaster recovery, and the psychosocial impacts of critical incidents.