ADRA Canada is excited to announce that Alain Normand has joined the ADRA Canada family as the Senior Manager for National Emergencies.

Alain is a recognized emergency management professional known well in Canada and a recipient of the National Award for Emergency Management, the highest award in Canada in this field. He is currently the Emergency Manager for the City of Brampton, teaches emergency management and is a regular speaker at many conferences and seminars in Canada, the US, and China.

Alain is also a volunteer with the Red Cross and has been deployed to emergencies and disasters such as the Calgary floods and the Haiti earthquake.

Alain and his wife Nicole have three adult children and are now empty nesters.