New Bern, NC, June 20, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- Fairfield Harbour (http://www.fhpoa.com), a residential boating and golf community located 15 minutes from historic New Bern, has announced that Lloyd Moore, a resident of the community, has been named the 2013 North Carolina Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Volunteer of the Year for his leadership and continued active role in the Fairfield Harbour CERT (FH CERT) program. The program is comprised of volunteers dedicated to providing emergency aid to neighbors in case of a community emergency or natural disaster.
A FH CERT member since 2006, Moore is actively involved in the organization’s operations and has served as the community’s CERT director from 2010 to 2012. As FH CERT director, he was responsible for overseeing all area volunteers, designing drills and training programs as well as ensuring team readiness through leading ongoing training and meetings. Additionally, Moore worked closely with the Tri-Community Volunteer Fire Department chief and the director of Craven County Emergency Services to guarantee that all strategy for the CERT program supports the greater goals, safety procedures and mission of Fairfield Harbour and its residents. Moore now serves as an assistant director for FH CERT.
“We are incredibly honored to have one of our residents receive the prestigious North Carolina CERT Volunteer of the Year,” said Mystre’ Van Horn, community manager of Fairfield Harbour. “Lloyd is a wonderful advocate and active member of Fairfield Harbour, and we are overjoyed that he has been recognized for his outstanding community leadership and dedication to confirm that Fairfield Harbour is prepared and safe during any sort of community emergency or natural disaster.”
“I am very pleased to see a volunteer such as Lloyd being honored and recognized for his dedication and commitment,” said Larry Knapp, president of the Fairfield Harbour Property Owners Association. “When the Community Association Institute recently honored Fairfield Harbour as the 2012-13 Community of the Year, they noted the high level of volunteerism within the community. Seeing Lloyd receive this tremendous honor reinforces this important aspect of our community.”
About Fairfield Harbour:
Established in 1975, Fairfield Harbour is a boating and golf community located 15 minutes from historic New Bern, North Carolina. Residents living in this recreational, resort and retirement community have access to numerous social networks as well as a 75-acre manmade harbor along the Neuse River that lies only 18 miles from the Intracoastal Waterway. Fairfield Harbour is located on more than 2,000 acres and includes more than 1,300 privately-owned single family homes, 144 condominiums and 24 townhouses. Dedicated to giving back to the community, Fairfield Harbour and its residents actively support more than 75 nonprofit groups in the region, including the Wounded Warrior Project, Tryon Palace, Neuse Riverkeeper Foundation and Coastal Women’s Shelter. Community Association Services (CAS, Inc.), which is led by John Stone, president, serves as the professional management company for Fairfield Harbour. Fairfield Harbour was most recently named “Community of the Year” by the Community Association Institute of North Carolina. For more information about Fairfield Harbour, visit http://www.fhpoa.com.
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