Missouri 911 Service Board

PO Box 749
Jefferson City, MO 65102

Phone: (573)-522-3007
Fax: (573)-751-5399

Email: homeland.security@dps.mo.gov
Website: http://dps.mo.gov/dir/programs/ohs/911Advisory.php

Details on Board or Commission

Authority: RSMo 650.330

Department: Public Safety

Mission: To assist the governor and general assembly in collecting and disseminating information related to the use of a universal emergency telephone number.

Function: Reviews existing and proposed legislation; provides recommendations for model systems considered in preparing a model 911 service plan; and provides requested mediation services to political subdivisions involved in 911 jurisdictional disputes.

SubCommittees: Legislative, Professional Standards, Technical, and Education/Outreach

Details on Meetings

Number of meetings: Four (quarterly)

Location of meetings: Various locations

Duration of meetings: 1-2 hours

Preparation time for meetings: N/A

Total time commitment: To be determined

Details on Members

Total members: 15

Appointed members: 15

Term length: Four years

Compensation: Members receive reimbursement for realized and necessary expenses.

Member Requirements: The board shall consist of fifteen members, one of which shall be chosen from the department of public safety, and the other members shall be selected as follows: One member chosen to represent an association domiciled in this state whose primary interest relates to municipalities; One member chosen to represent the Missouri 911 Directors Association; One member chosen to represent emergency medical services and physicians; One member chosen to represent an association with a chapter domiciled in this state whose primary interest relates to a national emergency number; One member chosen to represent an association whose primary interest relates to issues pertaining to fire chiefs; One member chosen to represent an association with a chapter domiciled in this state whose primary interest relates to issues pertaining to public safety communications officers; One member chosen to represent an association whose primary interest relates to issues pertaining to police chiefs; One member chosen to represent an association domiciled in this state whose primary interest relates to issues pertaining to sheriffs; One member chosen to represent counties of the second, third, and fourth classification; One member chosen to represent counties of the first classification, counties with a charter form of government, and cities not within a county; One member chosen to represent telecommunications service providers; One member chosen to represent wireless telecommunications service providers; One member chosen to represent voice over internet protocol service providers; and One member chosen to represent the governor’s council on disability established under section 37.735.

Political Requirements: No

Geographic Requirements: No

Senate Consent Required: Yes

Members

Sheriff Stephen W. Korte
APCO Representative
Bowling Green
Term begins: Jan 2, 2018
Term expires: Apr 9, 2020

Vacant Slot
Telecommunications Representative

Vacant Slot
Department of Public Safety Designee

Mr. Opeoluwa Sotonwa
Governor's Council on Disability Representative
Jefferson City
Term begins: Mar 15, 2018
Term expires: Apr 9, 2019

Vacant Slot
Emergency Medical Services & Physicians Representative

Chief Mark Steven Hasheider
Fire Chiefs Representative
Cape Girardeau
Term begins: Sep 19, 2012
Term expires: Apr 9, 2014

Vacant Slot
Wireless Communications Representative

Ms. Lisa Schlottach
911 Directors Association Representative
Gerald
Term begins: Jan 2, 2018
Term expires: Apr 9, 2021

Mr. Larry 'Sonny' Saxton
MO National Emergency Number Assoc. Rep.
Springfield
Term begins: Jan 2, 2018
Term expires: Apr 9, 2019

Vacant Slot
Municipalities Representative

Chief James Person
Police Chiefs Association Representative
Belton
Term begins: Apr 16, 2010
Term expires: Apr 9, 2014

Mr. Alan Wells
1st Class Counties Representative
Farmington
Term begins: Dec 6, 2013
Term expires: Apr 9, 2016

Mrs. Elizabeth M. Pierson
Second, Third, Fourth Class Counties
Norborne
Term begins: Mar 13, 2013
Term expires: Apr 9, 2016

Sheriff Rodney Herring
Sheriffs Association Representative
Trenton
Term begins: Jul 29, 2010
Term expires: Apr 9, 2014