Boone County Emergency Management Agency











Mike Martin, Director

Appointed EMA Director by the County Commissioners on January 1, 1999. A 25 year veteran of the Thorntown Fire Department currently serving as Chief. Commander of the Boone County Sheriff’s Department Reserve Program from 1986-2002. Employed by Eli Lilly and Company since 1988 serving as Fire Inspector for Lilly Indianapolis.

Accomplishments and awards include:









Russell Dulin, Deputy Director

Has been with the Boone County Emergency Agency since February, 1999 as Deputy Director. Russ is also involved with: Local Emergency Planning Committee (L.E.P.C.), Emergency Management Representative, Emergency Management Advisory Board. And Served as a Boone County Reserve Sheriff’s Deputy for 9 years, 1991- 2000.

Training Includes:








Mark Brown , Deputy Director

Mark has been with the Boone County Emergency Management Agency since February 1999 as Deputy Director. He is a career firefighter with the Lebanon Fire Department and is an Emergency Medical Technician for Witham Memorial Hospital

Awards Received:

Training Completed








Mike Gideon, CERT Coordinator









Chuck Ritz, Public Information Officer & Boone County Communications Response Team

Mr. Ritz is an attorney practicing law in Lebanon.  He is a graduate of the I.U. Indianapolis Law School and Butler University.  Prior to moving to Lebanon in 1978, Mr. Ritz served as a judge advocate in the U.S. Navy.  Mr. Ritz is a licensed amateur radio operator, serves as the public information officer for the Boone County Emergency Management Agency and is a member of the Boone County Emergency Management Advisory Council








Rachel Hanson, Administrative Assistant

Joined the staff of Boone County Emergency Management as Administrative Assistant in January 2007.

Link to 2009 EMA Roster

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