Russ Johnson
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Russ Johnson has over 30 years of experience in public safety, where he was responsible for planning, preparedness, response, and recovery for large-scale disasters and emergencies. Russ led one of the 18 United States National Incident Management Teams for the Federal Government, responding to very complex disasters throughout the U.S. and internationally. In this capacity, he utilized GIS to manage all aspects of the public safety mission. He helped pioneer the development of standards for the U.S. in the use of GIS for incident management within the Incident Command System.

GIS technology improves the workflow of emergency management

Over the last several years, emergency management has become more complicated. Large-scale emergencies seem to be more prevalent, and new threats exist. The need to plan for, prevent, and reduce the consequences of emergencies is greater than ever. Emergency management…

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