Disaster Case Management Committee

Committee Chair:
John Pyron, Lutheran Disaster Response

Vice Chair:
Sandra Kennedy-Owes, Church World Service

Board Liaison: 
Keith Adams, New Jersey VOAD

National VOAD members interested in participating in this committee should email the committee leadership and tell them how you can contribute to or learn from this committee’s important work. National VOAD members may easily retrieve committee leadership contact information by contacting [email protected]

Committee Resources

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Committee Description

Charge of the Disaster Case Management Committee is to:

  • Provide a national disaster case management forum for National VOAD organizations to collect and share information, review emerging trends and issues, and recommend adaptations.
  • Develop, advocate, and promote National VOAD DCM standards in support of National VOAD’s mission and values; and to
  • Work collaboratively within the National VOAD member and partner network to identify, assess, and foster solutions to overcome systemic barriers that prevent individuals and families from accessing disaster case management services and resources.