May 7 | 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm EST
COVID-19: Managing the Reopen
Matt Hansen, Director of Risk Management, City and County of San Francisco, CA
Marilyn L. Rivers, CPCU, ARM, AIC, Director of Risk and Safety, Safety & Compliance Officer, City of Saratoga Springs, NY
As public entities across the nation plan to reopen, risk management professionals work to ensure that it is done as safely as possible. Public risk managers are leading the effort to design effective and efficient reopening policies.
This webinar will share information to assist public risk managers as they implement reopening plans to best meet the needs of their employees and more broadly, the public. The speakers will discuss the impact of this public health emergency and strategies to reopen while managing the risks associated with COVID-19.
Matt Hansen serves as the director of the risk management division for the City and County of San Francisco. Additionally, Matt served on the US Technical Advisory Group for ISO 31000, as well as a director on the Boards of the Public Risk Management Association (PRIMA) and the Public Entity Risk Institute (PERI). Prior to joining City and County of San Francisco, Matt has held both public and private sector posts leading the Risk Management operations of school districts (including San Francisco Unified and San Diego Unified), technology & consulting firms, and performing catastrophe response and team management for insurers. Matt holds a master's degree in public administration.
Marilyn Rivers is the Director of Risk and Safety and the Safety and Compliance Officer for the City of Saratoga Springs, NY. She possesses a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry with a minor in Physics and a Masters in Education. Her professional certifications include The Institutes’ CPCU, ARM, and AIC designations.
Marilyn currently chairs and facilitates her City Safety Committee and the Saratoga County Local Emergency Planning Committee composed of representatives from the federal, state and local governments who serve alongside area business leaders. She is a Director-at-Large for the National Safety Council’s Government and Public Sector. You may hear her on PRIMA Podcasts and Webinars speaking on a variety of risk and safety management basics. She hosts interns each semester from local colleges hoping to inspire future risk professionals.
Marilyn is active within her local community as a member of Lions International and is a recipient of their Melvin Jones, Robert J Uplinger and Knights of the Blind Awards for community service.