STRENGTHENING THE NATION’S ABILITY TO PREPARE FOR AND RESPOND SAFELY AND EFFECTIVELY TO EMERGENCIES, DISASTERS AND CBRNE INCIDENTS

STANDARDIZED EQUIPMENT LIST (SEL)

INTERAGENCY BOARD FOR EQUIPMENT STANDARDIZATION AND INTEROPERABILITY

The InterAgency Board (IAB) is a voluntary, collaborative panel of emergency preparedness and response practioners representing all levels of government, operational, technical and support organizations. The IAB provides a structured forum for the exchange of ideas among local, state, and federal response communities to improve national preparedness.

The mission of the InterAgency Board is to strengthen the nation’s ability to prepare for and respond safely and effectively to emergencies, disasters, and CBRNE incidents.
The IAB accomplishes this by:

IAB Foundation

The IAB Foundation exists to provide support for the collaborative efforts of the InterAgency Board for Emergency Preparedness and Response (IAB) and its SubGroups. Please consider donating to the Foundation.

ORGANIZATION

The IAB is organized into five SubGroups and an Executive Committee, with other committees established as needed. Each SubGroup is staffed with a combination of Members and Subject Matter Experts focused on its specific areas of interest, and is responsible for maintaining one or more sections of the Standardized Equipment List (SEL). The Executive Committee consists of all the SubGroup Chairs as well as the Leadership Team.

IAB Chair

Tim Dorsey
Assistant Fire Chief – Special Programs Sarasota County Fire Department

IAB Secretary

Lisa Lanham
Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office Manager Property/Evidence

SubGroup Chairs

Eric Ashburn

Operations and Law Enforcement SubGroup

Walker County Fire Rescue
Assistant Chief

Bill Haskell

Personal Protective Equipment SubGroup

NIOSH National Personal Protective Technology Laboratory (Retired)

Ken Miller, MD, PhD

Medical SubGroup

Medical Director
Santa Clara County EMS Agency

Doug Wolfe

Chair, Detection and Decontamination SubGroup

Sarasota County Fire Department (retired)
Response Technologies, Inc. (CEO)

Joe Namm

Information Management. and Communication SubGroup

Firefighter (and former Battalion Chief), Plantation, FL Fire Rescue