Mike is a veteran of national broadcast and multi-platform news interviews with past appearances, including CNN, The Weather Channel, and ABC's Good Morning America. He is a state certified building contractor, state licensed building plans examiner, International Code Council Certified Building Official, electrical plans examiner, fire inspector, and disaster response inspector with more than 30-years of experience in the construction industry. He is also an accredited reviewer of FEMA construction-related documents including the Coastal Construction Manual, the Local Officials Guide to Coastal Construction and Natural Hazards, and Sustainability for Residential Buildings. He is a Certified Floodplain Manager, and recently completed his service as the Building Official for Hillsborough County, Florida.
WHERE: Via Satellite, Skype (enhanced audio capable), and/or Telephone
WHEN: Immediately and Ongoing
ADDITIONAL RESOURCES: B-roll, photos, tip sheets, and videos available in the FLASH Newsroom
Zoe LaPointe, VP of Communications Federal Alliance for Safe Homes, FLASH
The nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes (FLASH®) is the country's leading consumer advocate for strengthening homes and safeguarding families from natural and manmade disasters.
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SOURCE Federal Alliance for Safe Homes (FLASH)