Severe Weather Preparedness
Instructor; Whitney P. Laning CVA, CNE, President, Rowlett Citizen Corps Council; Immediate Past Chair, Rowlett Chamber of Commerce
Whitney will teach basic concepts of weather preparedness - what to do and when to do it.
Whitney Laning is a familiar face around Rowlett. He’s president of the Rowlett Citizen Corps Council, a disaster preparedness leader, member of the Rowlett Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and former Chair of the city’s Charter Review Commission and Long Term Recovery Committee.
Laning grew up in Burtonsville, Maryland, and has lived in Rowlett for 19 years. He has 25 years of experience with nonprofits and a long list of awards honoring his community service, including the Big R Pacesetter and Richard Huff Excellence in Community Service awards. He’s also been an EMS sergeant and president of a volunteer fire department.
When he’s not working or volunteering, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Bobbi, daughter, Emily, and son, Ryan.