Name of Board/Commission Emergency Management Advisory Council Date 09/22/2019
Authority for Creation The Emergency Management Advisory Council was created by joint resolutions adopted by the City Council on November 16, 1951, and by the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners on December 3, 1951.
Method of Appointment Six members are appointed by the City Council upon the recommendation of the Mayor. Six members are appointed by the Forsyth County Commissioners upon nomination by the Chairman. An ex-officio member is appointed to represent the following organizations: the City Council, Forsyth County Commissioners, Kernersville Board of Aldermen, Forsyth Northwest Chapter of the American Red Cross and the Emergency Management Director.
Number of Members Twelve members and six ex-officio members
Terms of Office Three years
Meeting Date and Time Second Wednesday of January, March, May, July, September, and November - 3:00 p.m.
Chief Staff Person
August Vernon
Emergency Management Director
Telephone Number
Current Membership - Emergency Management Advisory Council
Name Race/Gender Term Expiration
City Council Appointments
Kayla Selman WF 1 09/19
Darrell Jeter BM 1 09/17
Sanford "Drew" Hinkle WM 1 09/18
County Appointments    
Neil Bowen  WM 2 09/19
G. Ross Patterson WM 2 09/19
Charles R. Reavis, Vice-Chair  WM 1 09/20
Ralf Walters WM 1 09/18
Milind Dongre IM 2 09/19
Kenneth Ashford M  0 09/17
Scottie Emerson WM  0 09/18

Ex-Officio Members

Thomas Dunn, American Red Cross Emergency Services Director
Irving Neal, Kernersville Alderman
James Taylor, Jr., City Council Member Representative
Ted Kaplan, Forsyth County Commissioner
Melton Sadler, Emergency Management Director

Special Notes:

1* = Serving more than 50% of an unexpired term (more than one year & seven months of the term has expired).

0* = Serving less than 50% of an unexpired term (less than one year & six months of the term has expired).


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