Norris L. Beren, is the Executive Director of the Emergency Preparedness Institute and is the host of the web based “Preparedness Report” on He is a subject matter expert in disaster preparedness for businesses, government agencies, and their employees and families.
Beren is the author of “When Disaster Strikes Home” 101+ ways to protect your family from unthinkable emergencies. He is the creator of the “Preparedness Clock” a symbol of America’s Preparedness for Catastrophe.