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Kimberly Arsenault

Kimberly Arsenault serves as an intern at the Cleveland/Bradley County Emergency Management Agency where she works on plan revisions and special projects. Previously, Kimberly spent 15 years in commercial and business aviation. Her positions included station manager at the former Midwest Express Airlines, as well as corporate flight attendant, inflight manager, and charter flight coordinator. Kimberly currently holds a master's degree in emergency and disaster management from American Public University.

EDM Monday Briefing: Hurricane and Wildfire Seasons Rapidly Approaching

Emergency and disaster management briefing for May 4, 2020: The NHC is making changes to its hurricane forecasts for the upcoming season – and other news.

EDM Friday Briefing: States Facing Pressure to Relax COVID-19 Restrictions

Emergency and disaster management briefing for May 1, 2020: States across the country are facing pressure to relax COVID-19 restrictions and reopen businesses; the USDA has declared counties in Colorado and Kansas as primary natural disaster areas; a new study points to major gaps in the use of social media by emergency service agencies; forgiven PPP loans are not eligible for tax deductions; disaster relief teams respond to tornado-stricken Onalaska, Texas; tornado debris clean up will begin in phases in Bradley County, Tennessee; small family farms and ranchers are now eligible for SBA EIDL grant and loan assistance; and 87 people, including 58 patients and 29 employees, have tested positive for COVID-19 at the Life Care Center of Athens, Tennessee.

EDM Wednesday Briefing: Reopening of Shuttered Buildings Poses Legionnaire's Risk

Emergency and disaster management briefing for April 29, 2020: Officials urge caution due to the potential for a Legionnaire's outbreak – and other news.

EDM Monday Briefing: Two Baton Rouge Officers Shot by Murder Suspect

Emergency and disaster management briefing for April 27, 2020: Two Baton Rouge police officers were shot by a murder suspect on Sunday – and other news.

EDM Friday Briefing: Closures Abound as Coronavirus Spreads

Emergency and disaster management briefing for March 13, 2020: All Ohio schools will be closed for three weeks due to the coronavirus; the WHO has declared COVID-19 a global pandemic.

EDM Wednesday Briefing: Report Ranks 13 Hospitals on Lowest Tier of Disaster Preparedness

The number of COVID-19 cases in the United States has surpassed 1,000, and Italy has imposed a nationwide lockdown to stop the spread of the coronavirus;

EDM Monday Briefing: Three Tennessee Counties Impacted by Tornadoes to Receive Federal Aid

An expedited Major Disaster Declaration has been approved for thee counties in Tennessee that were hit with major tornadoes.

EDM Friday Briefing: EPA Releases List of Effective Disinfectants for COVID-19

Emergency and disaster management briefing for March 6, 2020: The EPA has released a list of effective disinfectants against COVID-19 – and other news.

EDM Wednesday Briefing: Deadly Nashville Area Tornadoes Rated as EF-3

Emergency and disaster management briefing for March 4, 2020: Twenty-one people remain missing after tornadoes sweeps through Nashville – and other news.

EDM Monday Briefing: US Now Has Two Coronavirus-Related Deaths

Emergency and disaster management briefing for March 2, 2020: The second coronavirus-related death occurred on Saturday in Washington – and other news.