Chris-Zambito Flood-Risk-Summit-Speaker

Chris Zambito

CFM, Atkins Global

Project Manager, Dewberry Consultants; Chairman, Florida Floodplain Managers Association

Mr. Zambito has supported Florida’s communities for close to 20 years. As a local community planner for Hillsborough County, he provided technical leadership to the development of local mitigation strategies, flood hazard mapping, and post disaster redevelopment planning. At Dewberry, he continues to work with Florida communities to support flood map modernization efforts as well as risk assessments for local governments and electric utilities. Over the past two years, he has led a pilot project under Florida’s Community Resilience Initiative to help three pilot communities assess future flood risk and potential strategies for climate adaptation. Additionally, Mr. Zambito serves as the Chairman of the Florida Floodplain Managers Association where he has an opportunity to work with public and private agencies statewide to better promote education on risk management, insurance, and resilience.