The Bay Area Urban Areas Security Initiative

Corinne Bartshire

Regional Project Manager

As a Regional Project Manager, Corinne Bartshire leads the UASI’s initiatives funded by the Regional Catastrophic Preparedness Grant Program (RCPGP), supports the operation of the Bay Area Training and Exercise Program (BATEP), and chairs the Emergency Management Work Group. In this role she has directed numerous region-wide exercises and orchestrated regional projects across the Bay Area’s jurisdictions improving capabilities for mass care services, critical transportation, public information, disaster service worker programs, and more.

For more than fifteen years, Ms. Bartshire has been employed in the emergency management field. She initially began her career as a GIS consultant and progressed to development of hazard mitigation plans. Ms. Bartshire joined the UASI Management Team in 2014, bringing her national experiences in all hazards planning, exercise design, and stakeholder group facilitation.

Ms. Bartshire holds a bachelor’s degree in Environmental Resources and Science from UC Davis and a master’s degree in City and Regional Planning from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. Corinne is a Certified Floodplain Manager, and member of the American Institute of Certified Planners.