Senior Vice President, Long Term Recovery
Dahmer works where disaster strikes, helping families rebuild their homes and lives. She is leading the long term recovery efforts on behalf of survivors of the 2016 March and August floods. Jamene’s mission is to provide opportunities to help rebuild family’s lives for those affected by the disaster. She also coordinates disaster response and planning with parish, local and state officials. In just three days following the August flood, Jamene opened a United Way warehouse to collect and distribute goods. Leading the collaboration of 90+ community organizations she oversaw the distribution of 1.2 million recovery items at a value of $1.4 million dollars in the first month following the August flood.