Board member. Art has extensive experience in disaster response with FEMA and state and local agencies as well as internationally. A founding trustee of the non-profit Partnership for Public Warning, Art was the originator and architect of the Common Alerting Protocol standard underlying advanced public warning systems in the U.S. and worldwide. Over his career Art has worked as a systems analyst, a radio and TV broadcast engineer, a broadcast and print journalist and an online advertising executive. He describes his focus as “exploring ways to use technology to help people cope with rapid change.