Resilient Virginia Spring Online Resiliency Academy Session 1 - Economic Activities: Innovative Financing, March 10, 1 pm EST

  • 10 March 2022
  • Start time : 01:00 PM
  • End time : 03:30 PM
  • Event Host : Resilient Virginia
Economic Activities: Innovative Financing, Virginia
Event Description

Resilient Virginia's Spring 2022 Resiliency Academy series consists of 4 sessions that focus on the four components of a resilient community that are championed by Resilient Virginia:

  • Economic Activities
  • Community Action
  • Ecosystem Services
  • Infrastructure and Buildings

The series kicks off on March 10, with an Economic Actitivies session focusing on Innovative Financing. 

Additional sessions include:

  • Community Action: Tools for Resiliency Planning, April 7
  • Ecosystem Services: Green Infrastructure Utilized, May 12
  • Infrastructure and Buildings: Transportation Progress Report, June 9



  • Host Company/Organization Name
    • Resilient Virginia
  • Speakers / Presenters
    • Abby Johnson, Executive Director, Virginia PACE Authority, and Administrator, Virginia PACE Authority – Will provide information on the new statewide Virginia PACE Authority, and update progress on local C-PACE initiatives, including examples from regional programs.

      Roderick Scott, CFM, Board Chair, Flood Mitigation Industry Association – Will introduce the new Federal STORM Act and review pending legislation in the Virginia General Assembly that would set up a Resilient Virginia Revolving Loan Fund to support disaster mitigation projects.

      Grace Tucker, Senior Analyst, Climate Resilient Coasts and Watersheds, Virginia, Environmental Defense Fund – Will discuss financing and funding programs that support flood mitigation and adaptation, including the Virginia Beach Flood Protection Bond and the Community Flood Preparedness Fund (CFPF).

      Peter D’Alema, Director of Program Management, Virginia Resources Authority – Will provide remarks on VRA’s role in managing local government financing programs.
  • Cost
    • $25 per session or $75 for all four sessions.
      Resilient Virginia Members receive FREE registration to all Academy sessions
  • Event type
    • Online/Webinar

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