Marcus Coleman

Marcus Coleman focuses on stakeholder engagement and partnership development. He is interested in using design thinking to build partnerships that strengthen resilience. Marcus is a proud alum of Howard University and American University, and an active member of the Harvard University National Preparedness Leadership Initiative. He serves on the board of Fair Chance, an organization committed to strengthening community-based nonprofits that serve children and families experiencing poverty.


2 Posts by Marcus Coleman

Acting on F.A.I.T.H. in Times of Crisis

At the 2019 International Association of Emergency Managers conference, I gave a talk on “Keeping the F.A.I.T.H. when You’re It!” The talk described five concepts people...
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Keeping the F.A.I.T.H. When “You’re It!”

How do faith-based organizations help communities become more resilient to disasters? There’s an ongoing conversation among emergency managers, first responders, and government officials about...
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