33rd Annual Governor’s Hurricane Conference® General Session Wednesday, May 15, 2019

8:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Palm Beach County Convention Center Grand Ballroom

 Honor Guard/Pledge of Allegiance Palm Beach County Fire Rescue

National Anthem Emese Nemeth A.W. Dryfoss School of the Arts

Invited Speakers:

Welcome Melissa McKinlay Palm Beach County Mayor


 Governor Rick Scott State of Florida



Rep. Jeanette Nunez Speaker Pro Tempore Select Committee on Hurricane Response and Preparedness Report of the Select Committee on Hurricane Response and Preparedness



Kenneth Graham Director National Hurricane Center What the 2017 Hurricane Season Tells us About How Far We’ve Come… and How Far We Still Have to Go



 Brock Long Administrator Federal Emergency Management Agency Changes, Innovations & the Way Forward in the Wake of 2017


Marty Senterfitt Director Monroe County Emergency Management Relationships:  A Foundational Ingredient of Readiness


Lee Mayfield Director Lee County Emergency Management Finding Solutions in the Midst of Uncertainty