John R Ellis
The Incident Management and Preparedness Directorate assists the Coast Guard by establishing processes for selecting, notifying, and deploying Auxiliarists for joint activities with the Coast Guard. We also provide a means of sharing data, offering training, communicating through sectors, evaluating events, creating contingency plans, and elevating preparedness.
Determine what is needed for augmentation and how it can be executed by the Auxiliary and the Coast Guard. Provide the tools and resources to meet the objectives of preparedness for the next significant event requiring Coast Guard augmentation.