Brewster, Orleans, Chatham, and Harwich Community Emergency Response Team
BOCH CERT was organized in 2019 under the authority of the Fire & Police Departments, emergency managers and agencies the of the individual communities stated and FEMA
To do the greatest good for the greatest number of people
To build a safer future through effective partnerships with local government, emergency services, private sector, and volunteer agencies and the communities of Brewster, Orleans, Chatham and Harwich. To assist in saving lives, protecting property, and helping reduce the effects of disasters through preparedness, prevention, planning, response, and recovery activities
To unite, train and prepare Community Emergency Response Team members through CERT programs and to provide a forum of cooperation, communication, coordination, and collaboration with the 4towns of the regional team. To work in support of and with other professional emergency responders before, during and after natural and man-made disasters, and extreme emergency situations
David Miller is a retired Firefighter and lives in South Chatham with his wife.
Deputy Coordinator: Operations
Corey Barker is a retired US Navy Commander and resides in Brewster.
Deputy Coordinator: Training
Joanna Danias retired from her 25-year career in Management/Training and is working on her second career in Human Services.