Cathy Prudhomme joins Firewise as youth education project manager

Blog Post created by laurenbackstrom Employee on Apr 12, 2012

CathyPrudhomme1408The Wildland Fire Operations Division is pleased to announce that Cathy Prudhomme has joined us as an Associate Project Manager for Wildland Fire Youth Education. She is based in the Division’s field office in Denver and will be working on developing Firewise and wildfire safety educational programs and products for a variety of youth audiences.

Cathy was most recently a program manager for community preparedness with the Colorado Department of Public Safety, and has a career track record in fire safety education. This includes a decade with the Colorado Springs Fire Department where she focused on Firewise outreach and public education, and coordinating an education and awareness campaign on carbon monoxide poisoning for Kidde Safety/Nighthawk.  Cathy served in the U.S. Navy Reserve and earned her B.A. in communications and marketing from the University of Colorado.

Please take the opportunity to meet and greet Cathy on her visits to Quincy or in your western travels!