DRI Scholarship Winner Dan Thompson on BCM: ‘A Critical Way to Strengthen Resilience for Communities’

Congratulations to Dan Thompson, one of two recipients of a DRI Scholarship Award, announced at the recent Collegiate Conference held at University College London. He is a consultant at the World Bank as well as a Ph.D. student at UCL.…

DRI Scholarship Winner Peniel Ibe on Connecting BCM to Change Adaptation

Congratulations to Peniel Ibe, one of the recipients of a DRI Scholarship, announced at our recent Collegiate Conference at University College London. Ibe is currently pursuing a Master of Science degree at UCL. We spoke with her to get her…

Veterans Outreach Program Grows Mentorship Efforts With Monthly Guest Speakers

The DRI Foundation Veterans Outreach Program is proud to honor this November’s Veterans Day with its work. In the past year, 94 scholarships have been awarded, bringing the total to more than 1,000 since the committee's inception. Click here to…

Read the DRI Foundation’s 2022-2023 Annual Review

The DRI Foundation has released its latest annual review, detailing its giving and volunteerism efforts in 2022 and 2023.  “The DRI Foundation’s mission is to provide financial, educational and volunteer aid to those who have been impacted by disasters,” said…

Undergrad Scholarship Winner Embraces Space, STEM, and Climate Risk Education

While DRI Foundation Scholarship winner Ayana De Silva has focused much of her attention on environmental issues, she’s also keeping her eyes on the stars.  A Junior at Western Ontario University in London, Ontario, De Silva is active with collegiate…

Early Experiences and Chilly Environments Shape HS Scholarship Winner’s Sense of Preparedness

Abby Jeffers’ connection to resilience began at a very young age – in fact, right from the start.  “When I was an infant, my family lost power and was unable to keep my milk cold,” she wrote in her DRI…

Women in BCM Committee Presents First Mentor of the Year Award to Marsha Buehler

The DRI Foundation’s Women in Business Continuity Management (WBCM) Committee is proud to present its first Mentor of the Year Award to WBCM Executive Committee member Marsha Buehler, MBCP and VP of Business Resiliency Management and Oversight Management for JP…

DRI Foundation Women in Business Continuity Management Announces New Executive Committee Vice Chair

The DRI Foundation is pleased to announce a new role for one member of the Women in Business Continuity Management (WBCM) Executive Committee. Robyn Kimbro, MBCP and Sr. Manager of Enterprise Business Continuity for Walmart, will be stepping into the…

DRI Profiles in Resilience – Veterans Day Edition

DRI’s Profiles in Resilience highlights the professionals in our industry to learn about their experiences, challenges and lessons learned. For Veterans Day, host Andrea Abrams, CBCP and Senior Business Analyst for Cash Business Continuity and Communications at the Federal Reserve…