Emergency Management Advisory Council, Rhode Island

Contact Information

Billy Kepner
(401) 222-2371


Name Position Engagement Term Expiration Appointed By
Shad U. Ahmed Public Member/Expertise in Disaster Preparedness 10/17/2012 Governor Chafee
Joseph Arsenault Public Member/Expertise in Disaster Preparedness 10/17/2012 Governor Chafee
Paul Stasiuk Rep. Electric Industry 10/19/2012 Governor Chafee
Rep. Joseph A. Trillo Rep. House of Representatives 04/05/2002 Governor Almond
Lori Needham Rep of the Media Governor Chafee
Daniel Beardsley Rep. Of the RI League of Cities and Towns 10/19/2012 Governor Chafee
Lieutenant Governor Statutory
Adjutant General Statutory
Director of Administration-Statewide Planning Statutory
Director Department of Health Statutory
Director Department of Transportation Statutory
Director Department of Human Services Statutory
Superintendent of State Police Statutory
Public Utilities Administrator Statutory
Director Department of Environmental Management Statutory
Director Department of Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities and Hospitals Statutory
Director Division of Elderly Affairs Statutory
Chairperson of the State Water Resources Board Statutory
Chairperson of the Governor's Commission on Disabilities Statutory
Chairperson of the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority Statutory
Executive Director of the Coastal Resources Management Council Statutory
Executive Director of the Amecan Red Cross, Rhode Island Chapter Statutory
Executive Director Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency Statutory
State Court Administrator Statutory
Executive Director of the Commission on Deaf and Hard of Hearing Statutory
Director Providence Emergency Management Agency Statutory
Executive Director of E-911 Emergency Telephone System Division Statutory
Federal Security Director of the Transportation Security Administration for RI Statutory
John Chartier Rep. of RI Firefighters Association 10/03/2012 Governor Chafee
Chief Bethany Gingerella RN NREMT Rep. of RI Association of Fire Chiefs 08/04/2015 Governor Raimondo
Peter Ginaitt Rep. of Level 1 Trauma Hospital 10/04/2012 Governor Chafee
James J Cunha 04/09/2019 Governor Raimondo
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