Emergency Management Commission

The Emergency Management Commission is a twelve-member advisory commission tasked with recommending policies and the application of policies for the development and implementation of an emergency management plan for the city and ETJ. The Committee is responsible for development, implementation, and review of the city’s emergency management planning for disasters. The Committee is also responsible for providing information and training on emergency management response.

Members of the Emergency Management Commission are selected at-large (3 seats), and as representatives of the following organizations that are integral in the operation of the Emergency Management Program:
  • 2 seats - Emergency Response (Fire, EMS, Law Enforcement)
  • 1 seat - Business Community/Dripping Springs Chamber of Commerce
  • 1 seat - Dripping Springs Independent School District
  • 1 seat - Nonprofit Organization
  • 1 seat - Volunteer Services Organization
  • 1 seat - City of Dripping Springs Emergency Planning Coordinator
  • 1 seat - Hays County Representative
  • 1 seat - Hays County Precinct No. 4 Constable
For more information regarding the Emergency Management Commission, please contact City Secretary Andrea Cunningham or by calling City Hall at (512) 858-4725. To submit an application for a seat on the Emergency Management Commission, please click here.
 

The Commission meets the 3rd Thursday of each month at 12:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers located at City Hall, 511 Mercer Street. Residents and the public are welcome and encouraged to attend Emergency Management Commission Meetings. Please see the City Calendar for meeting dates and times.

Commission Members

NameTitleTerm Expiration

CODS Emergency Management Coordinator

NA

Scott Collard

Emergency Response

01/01/2023

Doug Fowler

Emergency Response

01/01/2023

Bonnie Humphrey

Business Community/Chamber of Commerce

01/01/2022

Curt Marek

Dripping Springs ISD

01/01/2022

Russell Paxton

Nonprofit Organization

01/01/2022

Gordon DeWitte

Volunteer Services Organization

01/01/2022

Mike Jones

Hays County Representative

01/01/2022

Ron Hood

Precinct No. 4 Constable

01/01/2023

Kay Allen

Resident At-Large

01/01/2023

Bill Little

Resident At-Large

01/01/2022

Dillon Polk

Resident At-Large

01/01/2023