Internal Governance Committee

The overarching purpose of the Internal Governance Committee is to strengthen the overall capacity of COVOAD through greater clarity in purpose, enhanced communication with its stakeholders, improved support to regional VOADs and enhanced participation among members.

Partnerships Committee

The Partnerships Committee's objective is to foster greater coordination with key external stakeholders through outreach regarding the role of COVOAD and how its members can support response/recovery efforts.

Communications and Technology

The focus of the Communications and Technology Committee is to increase COVOAD's ability to communicate and interface with key stakeholders and the general public.

Planning and Preparedness

The Planning and Preparedness Committee aims to foster improved inter-agency coordination through facilitating planning efforts among member agencies, supporting training efforts and providing access to exercises.

For more information on the goals, objectives and tasks of these committees, please see the COVOAD Strategic Plan.