Steve Samuelson is National Flood Insurance Program Coordinator at Kansas Division of Water Resources. Serving citizens of Kansas at Division of Water Resources since 2007. Steve was a local community Floodplain Manager in Lyon County, Kansas, prior to working for Division of Water Resources. Steve is also the ASFPM Flood Insurance Committee Co-Chairman, former elections Chairman and former Region 7 Director. Steve is a Certified Floodplain Manager. He graduated from Emporia State University in 1982.
Thursday, January 7, 2021, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Elevation certificates are National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) forms used to verify compliance with regulations, rate insurance and support requests for letters of map change. This session will provide background on the NFIP and why these forms exist. We will go through the forms line by line and discuss how to fill them out. There will be special attention paid to building diagrams. Class will conclude with a brief description of how to use an elevation certificate to request a Letter of Map Amendment (LOMA).