The goal of the statewide WECCWG is to strengthen partnerships and
enhance our emergency communications preparedness, reliability
and resiliency statewide. The theme for this meeting is preparing
emergency communications for cyber threats to public safety.

Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017 7:30 a.m. – 3:15 p.m.
Location: Brockey Center at South Seattle College
Sponsor: AT&T
Theme: Cyber
Flyer (PDF)
Agenda (PDF)


  • Keynote remarks from WA State’s Emergency Management
  • Director
  • Cyber threat overview/discussion from Microsoft
  • Review/discussion of WA State’s community plan for responding to large scale cyber emergencies
  • Presentations from public and private sector on cyber emergency
  • response capabilities


  • Robert Ezelle, WA State Emergency Management Director
  • Russ McRee, Principal Security GPM, Microsoft
  • Col Gent Welsh, Chief of Staff, WA Military Department
  • David Morris, Chief Technology Officer, WA State Office of Cybersecurity
  • Special presentations from AT&T and Sprint

Visit the WECCWG Website for more information and to register