by Emily Rogan

Preparedness in the News:

Roadmap to Preparedness Workshops:

"Insurance Assurance" and “Protect Your Assets” Series: UP offers workshops and speakers for public and private events aimed at promoting and facilitating disaster preparedness. Our presentations, exercises and materials encourage audience participation and are in plain language and tailored to address local risks in a geographic area. For more information on available workshops, click here.


Previous Workshops and Events:

Emergency Preparedness Workshops

Seniors "Protect Your Assets" Series

Rancho Penasquitos Fire Safe Council

Campus Point - Personal Preparedness Fair

Emergency Preparedness Forum, Scripps Ranch

San Carlos Neighborhood Watch 

Rancho Bernardo Community Council 

Synergy Workshop

SAIC Personal Preparedness Fair 

Rancho Penasquitos Community Fair

Escondido Fire Safety Expo 

Rancho Penasquitos Fire Safety Council Presentation 

RB Alive! Community Fair 

SAIC Employee Safety Presentation 

ARC Citizen Disaster Presentation 


Our Southern California Roadmap to Preparedness work is made possible in part by generous funding from The American Red Cross and The San Diego Regional Disaster Fund, a supporting organization of The San Diego Foundation.

About The Blogger

Emily Rogan

Emily Rogan
Emily Rogan joined United Policyholders (UP) in January 2008. As the Chief Operating Officer, Emily works closely with the Executive Director, UP staff, and volunteers to advance the mission of the organization. Along with performing high-level operational management, Emily is instrumental in UP’s programmatic success. Her role in the Roadmap to Preparedness Program involves educating homeowners and renters throughout the Bay Area. Through the Roadmap to Recovery program, she organizes workshops and webinars to provide long term recovery help to disaster survivors and case managers across the county. Collaboration is one of the keys to her success, and Emily builds and maintains relationships with Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (VOAD) members, non profits, government, and the faith based community. She proudly represents UP at conferences, meetings and workshops. 
A San Francisco native, Ms. Rogan received a Bachelors of Arts in Sociology from the University of California, Riverside and a Certificate in Nonprofit Management from San Francisco State University. She currently serves on the Curriculum Board of the California Department of Insurance, the Executive Committee for San Francisco VOAD, the Education Committee for the National Association of Public Insurance Adjusters and on the CaliforniaVolunteers – Office of the Governor EF - 17 Working Group. She also served on the Executive Committee of NorCal VOAD from 2011 – 2015 and as Chair from 2014-2015.