Director Buckingham Receives IPEM Re-Accreditation

(BENTON-ILLINOIS) Franklin County's Director of Emergency Management Ryan M. Buckingham has received notice of re-accreditation from the State of Illinois as an Accredited Illinois Professional Emergency Manager (IPEM). Director Buckingham has been accredited by the Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) and the Illinois Emergency Services Management Association (IESMA) as an IPEM since 2008 marking over a decade of accreditation. IPEMs must meet a number of professional development and performance requirements every three years to retain their accreditation. Director Buckingham is also one of only three local Emergency Managers in the State to serve on the review and approval panel for the IPEM Program. To learn what it takes to achieve IPEM accreditation CLICK HERE

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(Note: IPEM Panel members are not permitted to be involved in their own re-accreditation renewal process).