Westport CERT Names New Executive Board
At an event that took place at the Westport Fire
Department's headquarters, outgoing Community Emergency Response Team's President Ernie Heidelberg (2nd on left), and his wife Zulema Heidelberg (3rd on left), congratulate
the newest members of Westport CERT's Executive Board: Mike Vincelli, President (3rd
on right); David Kinyon, Vice President (2nd on right); and Shari Brennan,
Treasurer (1st on right). Joining them was Bob Kenny, Region 1 Coordinator for the Connecticut Division of Emergency Management and
Homeland Security (1st on
Heidelberg will remain on the board
as Immediate Past President and Advisor. He and his wife Zulema are two of the original members of the Westport Community
Emergency Response Team, or CERT, which they joined in 2004, one year after the organization's formation.
CERT is a volunteer organization made up of emergency responders and is administered by
the U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security and FEMA. Westport CERT is a division of the Westport Emergency Management Department. Missing from photo is Molly Alger, Secretary.