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(713) 881-3100

Aaron Ewing

Digital Media Specialist

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Ashley Schutt

GIS Specialist

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Benzon John

Homeland Security Planner

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Bill Wheeler

Deputy Emergency Management Coordinator

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Breeunna Hafford

Finance/Administration Assistant

(713) 881-3100

Brett Shryock

Logistics Specialist

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Brian Mainwaring

Intelligence Supervisor

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Brian Murray

Communications Supervisor/Public Information Officer

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Bryan Dunaway

GIS Technical Specialist

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David Wade

Industrial Liaison

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David Wilder

CERT Coordinator

(713) 274-1702

Earl Smith

Teen CERT Coordinator

(713) 274-1748

Elizabeth Campbell

Community Liaison

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Francisco Sanchez

Deputy Emergency Management Coordinator

(713) 881-3100

Hallie Frazee

Emergency Public Information Planner

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James Trammell

Technical Specialist

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Jennifer Suter, CEM

Training/Exercise Supervisor

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Joey Clements

Logistics Supervisor

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Joyce Boudreaux

Executive Assistant

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Julie Oates

CERT Coordinator

(713) 274-1751

Keyona Stevenson


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Kristina Clark

Functional Needs Support Services Planner

(713) 881-3100

Lindsey Drouet

Finance/Administration Supervisor

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Lionel Bryant

CERT Coordinator

(713) 274-1749

Mardie Menke

Finance/Administrative Assistant

(713) 881-3100

Mark Guzman

Logistics Planner

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Mark Sloan

Emergency Management Coordinator

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Misty Gunn

Emergency Operations Center Manager

(713) 881-3100

Rick Deel

Planning Supervisor

(713) 881-3100

Stephanie Wright

Recovery Specialist

(713) 881-3100


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Regional Local Emergency Planning Committees

Deer Park LEPC
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Meets: The 4th Tuesday of every month (no meeting in July or December)

Time: 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Location: Deer Park City Hall
710 East San AugustineDeer Park, TX 77536

Chairman: James J. Stokes - Deer Park City Manager
Vice Chair: Kevin Machemehl - Oxy Vinyls
Contact: Shannon Bennett


Galena Park LEPC
Meets: The last Tuesday of every other month (January, March, May, etc.)

Time: 11:30 AM

Location: Alvin D. Baggett Community Building
1302 Keene Street
Galena Park, TX 77547

LEPC Contact Name & Number:
Jorge Flores, EMC of Galena Park

Chairman: Jorge Flores, EMC of Galena Park 

Vice-Chair: David Clark - Targa Resources

Greater Baytown LEPC
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Meets: The 3rd Tuesday of every month

Time: 12:00 PM

Location: Office of Emergency Management
205 E. Wye Drive
Baytown, TX 77521

Chairman: Tony Irby - LCY Elastomers

Vice Chair: Larry Cloud - Dow Pipeline

LEPC Contact: Misty Bridges

Greater Harris County LEPC
Meets: Quarterly

Location: Rotational

Chairman: Joe Leonard - PENTA

Vice Chair: Rick Deel - Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management

Administrator: David Wade

Greater Houston LEPC
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Meets: The last Wednesday of every other month (January, March, May etc.)

Time: 9:00 AM

Location: American Red Cross Building
2700 Southwest Freeway
Houston, TX 77098

Chairman: Dr. Denise Chatam Walker

Vice Chair: Karen LaFleur

Humble LEPC
James Nykaza - Emergency Management


Carole Chambers - Emergency Management Assistant

Jacinto City LEPC
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Meets concurrently with the North Channel LEPC

Meets: See website ( for meeting schedule

Time: 11:30 AM

Location: Galena Park ISD Administration Building
14705 Wood Forest Blvd.
Houston, TX 77015

Chairman: Lon Squyers - Jacinto City
Administrator: Debbie Husband

Jersey Village LEPC
Meets: A member of Greater Harris County LEPC / Meets quarterly

Chairman: Mark Bitz - Fire Chief, City of Jersey Village

Meets: Currently meeting with the Greater Houston LEPCs

Chairman: Greg Goedecker, EMC

Katy Fire Department
1417 Ave. D
Katy 77493

LaPorte, Morgan's Point & Shoreacres LEPC
Meets: The 2nd Thursday of every month
Time: 11:00 AM 

La Porte ISD Support Services
2015 Sens Road La Porte, TX 77571 

Chairman: Justin Cox - Oxy Vinyls
Vice Chair: Haney Robertson - AkzoNobel

LEPC Contact:
Sydney Kennedy - LEPC Coordinator

Memorial Villages LEPC
See Greater Houston LEPC
North Channel LEPC
Location: Galena Park ISD Administration Building
14705 Wood Forest Blvd.
Houston, TX 77015

Chairman: Lon Squyers - Jacinto City
Administrator: Debbie Husband


South Houston LEPC

Eric Vega - Fire Marshal/EMC
City of South Houston

Southeast Regional LEPC
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Meets: See website for schedule

Time: 11:30 AM

Location: Pasadena Convention Center
7902 Fairmont Parkway
Pasadena, TX 77507

Chairman: Ben Reese - Gulf Coast Waste Disposal Authority

Vice Chair: Darryl Ramsaywak - Arkema

LEPC Contact Number:
Josephine Espinosa

Tomball LEPC
Meets: 4th Wednesday Each Month

Time: 08:30

Location: Tomball Fire Department Main Station 1
1200 Rudel Rd.
Tomball, TX 77375

Chairman: Randy Parr - Fire Chief, City of Tomball
Contact: Barbara Tague