Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC)

The Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) is to be composed of elected state and local officials and representatives from:

  • Broadcast and print media
  • Community groups
  • Emergency management
  • Emergency medical services
  • Firefighting
  • Health
  • Hospital management
  • Law enforcement
  • Local environmental management
  • Owners and operators of facilities storing and using Title III chemicals
  • Transportation

Emergency Response Plan

The LEPC is charged with developing an emergency response plan to deal with accidental chemical releases from Title III facilities in Spencer County and with making available to the general public chemical information submitted by those facilities.


Department Member
Government Susan Harris
Jim Seiler
Emergency Medical Jane Stout
Willie Ragan
Jim Ahl
Fire Fighting Max Meyer: Training
Media Jim Anderson
Health Kim Hay
Environmental Autumn Winkler
Dan Rininger: Communications
Emergency Management Al Perdue: Planning, Data Manager
Stephanie Melton: Chairperson
Mark Lautner
Law Enforcement Kelli Reinke
Broadcast/Media Jim Anderson
Transportation Dale Kenney
Hospitals Richard Payne