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University of Missouri

MU Emergency Plan Team

Functions and Responsibility

Policy and Direction

  • Hank Foley, Interim Chancellor
  • Garnett Stokes, Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
  • Gary Ward, Vice Chancellor for Operations & Chief Operating Officer
  • Cathy Scroggs, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs

Communications Systems and Warning

  • R. Douglas Schwandt, Chief of MUPD
  • Gary K. Allen, UM Vice President for Information Technology & MU Chief Information Officer

Emergency Management

  • Eric Evans, Director of Program/Project Operations & Emergency Management Coordinator

Public Information

  • Mary Jo Banken, Executive Director, MU News Bureau

Damage Assessment and Analysis

  • Gary Ward, Vice Chancellor for Operations & Chief Operating Officer

Law Enforcement, Safety and Security

  • R. Douglas Schwandt, Chief of MUPD

Fire and Rescue

  • Columbia Fire Department

Academic and Business Continuity

  • Hank Foley, Interim Chancellor
  • Garnett Stokes, Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
  • Gary Ward, Vice Chancellor for Operations & Chief Operating Officer
  • Cathy Scroggs, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs

Hazardous Materials Response

  • Todd Houts, Director Environmental Health & Safety

Facilities and Infrastructure

  • Gary Ward, Vice Chancellor for Operations & Chief Operating Officer

Evacuation and Transportation

  • R. Douglas Schwandt, Chief of MUPD

Campus Sheltering

  • Cathy Scroggs, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs

Health and Medical

  • Administrator on Duty at University Hospital (AOD)