Regional Homeland Security Oversight Committee

MEMBERS of RHSOC Region-D

Chair

David Pennington
Fire Chief/Springfield Fire Department

DPennington@springfieldmo.gov

Police

Principal

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Eric Schmitt

Asst Chief/Branson

William Davis
Captain/Joplin

Chris Snipes

Sergeant/Springfield

Emergency Management

Principal

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Melissa Duckworth

Assistant EMD/Taney County

Austin Arnold
Emer Mgmt Spec/Greene County

Charla Geller
EMD/Newton County

Fire

Principal

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Lynn Hollandworth
Fire Chief/ Republic FD

Jim Furgerson
Asst Chief/Western Taney Co Fire

Ted Martin
Fire Chief/Branson FD

Sheriff

Principal

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Randy Foster

Corporal/Greene County Sheriff

Matt Stoller

Systems Administrator/Jasper County

County Health

Principal

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Jessica Wagne
Emergency Planner/Barry Co

Scott Allen
Emergency Planner/Webster Co

Katrinka Cooksey
RN/Stone Co Health Dept

HS RRS

Principal

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Travis Trent

Deputy Chief/Logan Rogersville FPD

Eric Latimer
Division Chief/Springfield Fire

Chris Berndt
EMD/Taney Co

City/County Public Works

Principal

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David Brock
Public Works/Cassville

Ron Bailey
Supr of Streets/Springfield

Mayor/City Administration

Principal

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Gregg Sweeten

Mayor/Pineville

Brad Gray

City Administrator/Willard

Jon Holmes
City Manager/Aurora

Industry/LEPC

Principal

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Brent Watkins
Chairman/Polk Co LEPC

Shea Lane
Safety Manager/Silver Dollar City

Paul Carter
Environ Spec/EFCO Corp

County Commission

Principal

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Hank Smythe
Commissioner/Stone Co

Tim Selvey
Commission/Lawrence Co

Dallas Maxwell
Commissioner/Dade Co

EMS

Principal

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Valerie Wilson
Reg Manager/Cox Health EMS

Jason Smith
EMS Chief/METS Ambulance

David Compton
Board Dir/Barry-Lawrence Ambulance District
 

Utilities

Principal

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Cassie Cunningham
Manager of Comm & Member
Engagement/White River Valley

Billy Hunt
Safety Coord/Southwest Electric Coop

911

Principal

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Michael Lawton
Deputy Director/Christian Co 911

Bonnie Witt-Schulte

Exe Dir/Lawrence County 911

Wes Taylor 
IT Manager/Christian Co 911

Schools

Principal

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Jason Perkins

Ex Dir of Operations/Republic Schools

David Hall

University Emergency Manager/MSU

Steve Verheyen
Dir of Operations/Reed Spring Schools

Hospitals

Principal

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Dennis Martin

Reg Dir for Env Safety & Emg Mgmt/Mercy Hospital

John Elmore

Cert EM Spec-Exer Facilitator/Cox Health

Jason Henry

Emergency Mgmt Officer/Cox Health

Volunteer Groups

Principal

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Julie Stolting
Director Emergency Services/Red Cross

Stephen Roberson

SC & Program Dir/Salvation Army

John Wall
Volunteer/Greene and Christian Co Cert

Agriculture

Principal

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Kyle Whittaker

Comm. Engatement Specialst/MU Extension in Barry County

Reagan Bluel

Interim Superintendent/SW Research Ctr

Mark Sconce

Farmer/Agriculture

Cybersecurity

Principal

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Neil Slagle

IS Director/Springfield

Bill Dorman

Sec+, C|EH, C|NDA/Verizon

Shannon McMurtrey

Asst Professor/Drury University

EX-OFFICIOS of RHSOC Region-D

Greg Dickens

DFS

Douglas Baker

DHSS

Wendell Hall

DNR

Chris Tannlund

DSS

Sgt. Jeff Johnson

MSHP

Gary Mclarry

MoDOT-SW

Denise Russel

SEMA

Jill Cornett

HSTCC

Elizabeth Van Winkle

KBRPC Staff

Dr. Larry Forgey

MDA

Jason Dickey 

MDC

Steve Runnels

NWS

Lt. Col. David Boyle

7th CST WMD

Justin Adams

USACE-Kansas City

Tony Hill

USACE-Little Rock

Jason Ray

SMCOG

Dorothy Wittorff-Sandgren

SMCOG Staff

David Faucett

SMCOG Staff