Chloe Demrovsky is the Executive Director of DRI International. She is widely regarded as one of the foremost authorities on disaster recovery and preparedness. She is a regular commentator on Bloomberg TV, MSNBC and Fox and has served as an expert source for The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, The New York Times, and many more. She designed DRI’s international market development strategy and manages its global network that conducts courses in over 50 countries on 6 continents. She is responsible for DRI’s global education growth, which resulted in DRI teaching more people outside the United States than inside every year since 2009 and in 2011 resulted in a certification increase of 72%. She has presented at dozens of industry conferences and events on four continents and conducts on-site briefings for government bodies and international organizations as well as for visiting delegations, including the European Commission and the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction. She is a Board Director for the DRI Foundation, the coordinator for DRI’s International Glossary for Resiliency, a Certified Business Continuity Vendor (CBCV), and the International Editor for Thrive International Blog and Thrive Iberoamerica, DRI’s premier publication of original content in the Spanish language. She is on the adjunct faculty at New York University, teaching at the graduate level. She holds a Master’s of Science in International Business from New York University and a Bachelor of Arts from Bard College at Simon’s Rock. Passionate about economic development and social enterprise, she has traveled to India and Kenya to work on private sector solutions for poverty alleviation and social inclusion. Follow her @ChloeDemrovsky.