Direction, Coordination, and Emergency Command Post
- Emergency Director
The president of the college or her designee, shall serve as the emergency director. The emergency director is responsible for the overall direction of all emergency/disaster operations. In addition, she/he declares and ends, as appropriate, the state of an emergency.
- Emergency Coordinator
The Vice President of Operations & Facilities or his designee, shall serve as the emergency coordinator. He/she will coordinate all on-campus emergency functions as directed. The emergency coordinator will immediately consult with the emergency director when faced with a crisis. He will give advice as to whether a formal declaration of a campus state of emergency is required.
- Emergency Command Center
The Emergency Command Center’s primary site is the president’s office. The alternative site is the president’s home. The crisis management team will meet in the emergency command Center. In the event of a nuclear, biological or chemical crisis, the emergency command Center will be in one of the five designated shelter/assembly areas. At least one person is to staff the emergency command Center at all times until the emergency situation ends. The emergency coordinator shall establish a marshalling area for outside and local agency assistance. A conference room for media personnel might also be required.