EDEN National Education Issue Leaders

National EDEN Issue Leaders (NEILs) are appointed by the EDEN Executive Committee, to be EDEN's Point of Contact for a particular issue. The NEIL will be EDEN's designated spokesperson on a disaster topic and lead the efforts to enhance EDEN's capacity to provide resources on the topic. Each NEIL assembles a team or working group, to share the responsibilities, and may designate members of the team to assume act as spokespersons or lead particular efforts.

NEILs have been appointed for three issues:

  • Flood NEIL: Beverly Maltsberger (MO)
  • Drought NEIL: Steve Cain (IN)
  • Vectored Diseases: recently vacated