I&E Curriculum Content Committee

I&E Curriculum Content Committee

Primary Committee Responsibilities

  • Research educational needs of Regular Members and Associate Members; be aware of pertinent, timely fleet issues.
  • Develop entire educational program for upcoming event, including assessing suggested course topics; brainstorming relevant, timely topics; suggesting speakers and instructors; and selecting moderators.
  • Draft all course descriptions and “what you’ll learn” content.
  • Communicate with chosen speakers and moderators to confirm their participation.Serve as point of contact for selected speakers.
  • Know and understand NAFA’s speaker guidelines, policies, and procedures, and communicate these to speakers.

Primary Committee Chair Responsibilities

  • Lead and direct committee’s work in developing entire educational program for upcoming event.
  • Collaborate with staff liaisons to establish timeline of deliverables and determine conference educational tracks.
  • Follow up with committee members to ensure deadlines are met for submitting final course descriptions and speaker confirmations.
  • Serve as key liaison between committee members and NAFA staff.
  • Attend all committee meetings.
  • Ensure participation, and equal sharing of workload, by all committee members.
  • Attend Leadership Forum meetings and deliver reports on event status.
  • Assist in preparation of special budgetary requests for Board of Directors.

Committee Members

Matthew Betz
Principal Project & Quality Analyst
DTE Energy
Brighton, Mich.
(678) 579-2262
Vice Chair - Regular Member
Mario Guzman, CAFM®
General Services Manager
City of West Palm Beach
(561) 822-2130
(561) 822-2143
Vice Chair - Associate Member
Darci Bartlett
Director, Communications
Element Fleet Management
Sparks, Md.
(410) 771-3768
Board Leader
Ray Brisby, CAFM®
Fleet Manager
Calgary Fire Department (Retired)
Calgary, Alberta