Webre named GOHSEP regional director

Staff reports

Ascension Parish Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness Director Rick Webre has been selected 2009 regional director for the Homeland Security Directors of the governor’s Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness Region II.

The GOHSEP Region two consists of Ascension Parish, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Iberville, Livingston, Point Coupee, West Baton Rouge and West Feliciana.

Webre will represent GOHSEP Region II among the nine Homeland Security regions within the state.

Webre is a member of the Louisiana Emergency Preparedness Association, the International Association of Emergency Managers, and has recently received credentials as an Emergency Management Accreditation Program assessor.