Emergency Management Commission

Emergency Management Commission Members

The Story County Emergency Management Commission is made up of all the Mayors in Story County, one representative from the Board of Supervisors, and the Sheriff. The Commission appoints the Coordinator to manage the agency and assist the Commission.

The Story County Emergency Management Commission meets quarterly on the third Wednesday of January, April, July, and October. These are public meetings and all emergency responders and public are encouraged to attend.

2020 Commission Members:

  • John Haila (Ames)
  • Steven Kovarik (Cambridge)
  • Brett Comegys (Collins)
  • Arlo Starbuck (Colo)
  • Jon Popp (Gilbert)
  • Kevin Deaton (Huxley)
  • Kenneth Kling (Kelley)
  • Jameson Hudson (Maxwell)
  • Chris Erickson (McCallsburg)
  • Brett Barker (Nevada)
  • Andrew Webb (Roland)
  • Don Towers (Sheldahl)
  • John Kahler (Slater)
  • Mike Jensen (Story City)
  • Martin Herr (Zearing)
  • Linda Murken (Story County Board of Supervisors/Chair)
  • Sheriff Paul Fitzgerald (Story County Sheriff's Office/Vice-Chair)