Exercise Summary

Region F Utilities and Cybersecurity Panel Discussion
Date & Time
Dec 8, 2021 from 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Cole County FPD Station 4 Training Room
5206 Monticello Rd
Jefferson City, MO 65109-8733
Point of Contact
Brenda Gerlach and Sheila Huddleston
Number of Participants
None Set
Max Attendance
60 (21 Open Seats)
F (Regional Only )
Mission Area
Prevention, Protection, Mitigation, and Response

Many utility companies have taken steps to guard against cyber attacks on their systems. This will be a panel discussion focused on these steps. The panel will include representatives from electric/gas provider(s) along with a representatives from Mo Rural Water Assoc and Missouri American Water Co.


Discuss overall steps utility companies have taken to address cybersecurity.
Core Capabilities: Cybersecurity

Discuss steps taken by utility companies to address ransomware attacks on their systems.
Core Capabilities: Cybersecurity

Threat / Hazard
Cyber Disruption
Other (Region F)
EMPG Eligible
Registrant Notes

This exercise is restricted to Region F folks only. All others will need to seek manual approval to register.

Exercise Roster

Exercise registrants will be listed here along with their contributing role.

Name Organization
Arnold, Jeffrey City of Owensville
Blank, Tracy Cole County Emergency Management
Blankenship, Aubrey Private
Dahler, Daniel Department of Natural Resources Division of Energy
Diedrich, Mark University of Missouri System
Donaldson, Carl Audrain County EMA
Farr, William SEMA
Foster, Jason Morgan County
Gerlach, Brenda SEMA
Gladney, Sherril Boone County Office of Emergency Management
Goodman, Walt Boone Co. Fire Protection Dist.
Henley, Samantha Camden County, MO Emergency Management Agency
Hodge, Rose SEMA
Hoffman, Ronald Osage EMA
Huddleston, Sheila SEMA
John, Bill County of Howard
Kelley, Christopher Boone County Office of Emergency Management
Kidwell, Michelle Callaway County
Kunze, Bryan Howard Co. Emergency Mgt
Lackman, Linda USDA APHIS VS
Luster, Della Boone County OEM
Manor, Freddie SEMA
Martin, Chad Boone County Emergency Management
McCord, Ronald Cooper County EMA
Oerly, Larry Cooper Co/boonville Emer Mgmt, Medical S
Phelps, David self employed
Phelps, Pamela Callaway County Emergency Management
Propst, Thomas Morgan County
Pugh, Thomas MOMIAC-OHA
Rice, Andrea Osage County Sheriff's Office
Robinson, Angela DPS
Roesner, Michael Montgomery County
Ruediger, Brandon City of Holts Summit
Stafford, Melissa Mid-MO RPC
Tatlow, Steve SEMA
Tietsort, Nicholas Cole County Emergency Management
Turner, David Montgomery City Police Dept
Wieberg, Kevin Moniteau County