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Emergency Preparedness Response Staff

The Emergency Preparedness and Response Service consists of six teams:

  • Preparedness Team
  • Response Team
  • Administrative Team
  • Logistics Warehouse Team
  • Local Preparedness Team
  • COVID-19 Team

Director, EPRS

Director – Michael DeRemer

Preparedness Team

  • Preparedness Manager – Sheila Lawson
  • Exercise Coordinator – Felicia Hunt
  • Training Coordinator – Lynnette Jordan
    • Training Nurse (Districts 1,2,5,6,8) – Rick Garner
    • Training Nurse (Districts 3,4,7,9) – Tamah League
  • MCM Coordinator – Mark Schultz
  • OKMRC Coordinator – Lezlie Borak
  • At Risk Populations Coordinator – Glenda Ford Lee
  • All-Hazard Planning Coordinator – Kerry Stafford
    • All-Hazard Planning Specialist – Vacant

Response Team

  • Emergency Response Manager – Scott White
  • Tribal Preparedness Liaison – John Curtis
  • State HPP Coordinator – Elyce Holloway
  • Technical Planning Coordinator – Jack Dimpsey

Administrative Team

  • Administrative Program Manager – Sharon DellaVecchio
  • Grants Coordinator – Stana Friend
  • Contract Coordinator – Casey Hedrick
  • Administrative Assistant – Rachel Jones
  • Administrative Assistant – Anna Forbes

Logistics Team

  • Logistics Manager – Jamie Doepel
  • Material Management Specialist – Caleb Selfridge
  • Material Management Specialist – Garrett Cox

Local Preparedness Team

  • Local Preparedness Readiness Liaison – Jessica Dean

COVID-19 Team

  • COVID-19 Program Manager – Jonathan O’Dell
  • Infectious Disease Planning Specialist – Matthew Bryan
  • Statistical Research Specialist – Amanda Cavner
  • Statistical Research Specialist – Vacant

Contact Information

Mailing Address:
Oklahoma State Department of Health
Emergency Preparedness and Response Service
123 Robert S. Kerr Ave., Ste 1702
Oklahoma City, OK 73102-6406

Physical Location:
Oklahoma State Department of Health
123 Robert S. Kerr Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK 

Phone: (405) 426-8600

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