Training & Exercise Specialist


A.C. Burke is a DSI Associate who has developed and written Continuity of Operations Plans, Disaster Preparedness Plans and Pandemic Flu Plans for local and state government agencies. She has worked on the Pandemic Flu Staffing plan for Volusia County, Florida and the Pandemic Flu Planning guidance manual and plan template for the Virginia Department of Emergency management and the Executive Agencies of the Commonwealth of Virginia. In addition she developed the COOP plan for the Florida’s Bureau of Statewide Pharmaceutical Services, and consulted on the development and implementation of preparedness training programs for hospitals and public health. Before starting a consulting company, Ms. Burke was the Director of Community Health Initiatives, Florida Hospital Association where she chaired disaster preparedness committees in the healthcare field on competency based training for healthcare professionals, workforce surge, and syndromic surveillance and assisted with development of the statewide hospital response plan.