The Adjutant General of Florida participates in the annual hurricane preparedness briefing with President Obama

President Barack Obama participates in the annual hurricane preparedness briefing in the Situation Room of the White House, May 30, 2012. (photo) Seated clockwise from the President are: Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano; John Brennan, Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism; Daniel Poneman, Department of Energy Deputy Secretary; Eric Silagy, FP&L President; Bryan Koon, Florida Director of Emergency Management; Major General Emmett Titshaw, Florida Adjutant General; Chief of Staff Jack Lew; and Craig Fugate, Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

June 1 officially begins hurricane season.  Are you prepared?  Do you have a plan?  Your local, state and federal government will be there to assist.  Our hopes are that you prepare first to help yourself and your family? is a good place to start.