Region Directors serve as the Wisconsin Emergency Management representative in all emergency management issues at the regional level by managing, directing, coordinating and monitoring a variety of programs including those of the Division, other state agencies as well as county municipal and tribal agencies. 

The Region Directors and Office Operations Associates work with County and Tribal Directors on all phases of emergency management – Preparedness, Response, Recovery and Mitigation, as they plan for and react to natural and man made disasters.

East Central Region

Steve Fenske
920-929-3730

Samantha Freber
920-929-3730

Northeast Region

Teresa Erler
715-845-9517

Janell Rucinski  
715-845-9517 

Northwest Region

Randy Books
715-635-8704

Anita Smith 
715-635-2498

Southwest Region

Paul France
608-242-5389 

Southeast Region

Ben Schliesman
262-782-1515

Mary Zahn
262-782-1515

West Central Region

Lisa Olson-McDonald
715-839-3825

Lacey Donatell
715-839-3826

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