Mary Casey-Lockyer is the Senior Associate for Disaster Health Services at the national headquarters of the American Red Cross. In this capacity, she leads all disaster health program development and initiatives. Before accepting this position, Ms. Casey-Lockyer was an active volunteer for the Red Cross, deploying to eleven national events. From 2002-2011, Ms. Casey-Lockyer was the Emergency Preparedness and Response Coordinator for Northwest Community Hospital located in Arlington Heights IL. Ms. Casey-Lockyer holds a B.S. in Nursing from Depaul University and a Masters in Homeland Security for Public Health Preparedness from the Pennsylvania State University.