Christopher Tarantino

Rochester, New York, United States

Christopher Tarantino

Rochester, New York, United States

I'm here to bridge gaps in communication and leadership, build resilience, and catalyze profound, results-oriented change.

Teaching the world's emergency managers and public safety professionals how to manage crisis with emerging technology and effective communication.

As the CEO of Epicenter Media & Training, I drive public- and private-sector organizations to improve and highlight their capabilities, while simultaneously building resilience through community engagement and educational marketing.

I wear many hats:Master Exercise Practitioner, Crisis Management Communications Professional, and Entrepreneur (CLT Innovations); Digital Communications Specialist (DHS/FEMA); Instructor/Subject Matter Expert (University of Hawaii - National Disaster Preparedness Training Center); Public Information Officer-T & ICS Instructor (New York State DHSES/OEM), Firefighter/EMT (Chili FD); Hazmat Technician/Rescue Specialist (Monroe County Fire Bureau).

  • Work
    • Epicenter Media & Training
    • Federal Emergency Management Agency
    • National Disaster Preparedness Training Center
    • New York State DHSES
    • Chili Fire Department
  • Education
    • Rochester Institute of Technology
    • E. Philip Saunders College of Business