Calhoun County Emergency Management Agency (EMA)

Office: 256-435-0540 | Fax: 256-435-0558

Address: 507 Francis St. W. Jacksonville, AL 36265

EMA Staff

Greg Militano, Deputy Director

Greg Militano is the Deputy Director of the Calhoun County EMA and has been with the agency since 2003. Mr. Militano manages the agency's grant programs and interoperable communications. He is the liaison to the county's amateur radio emergency communications group. Mr. Militano is a graduate of Jacksonville State University and holds an Advanced Level Emergency Manager (ALEM) certification from the Alabama Association of Emergency Managers.  Mr. Militano is also a graduate of the National Emergency Management Advanced Academy in Emmitsburg, Maryland.

Mr. Militano has been involved in multiple Presidential disaster declaration responses in the state of Alabama including Hurricanes Ivan, Katrina, and Gustav, as well as multiple other severe weather events such as the tornado outbreak that affected Calhoun County in 2011 and the city of Jacksonville in 2018.

Programs:

  • Grants, finance, and administration

  • Communications

Education:

  • Bachelor of Science, Forensics, Jacksonville State University (1988)

  • FEMA Emergency Management Advanced Academy (2017)

  • Communiations Technician (COM-T) Instructor

Myles Chamblee, Emergency Management Officer ll

Myles Chamblee is an emergency management officer with the Calhoun County EMA. Since he began working at the EMA in 2013, Mr. Chamblee's responsibilities have included community preparedness, emergency planning, hazard mitigation, and external affaris and is the liaison to the county's Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (VOAD) group. He manages Calhoun County's Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) and Citizen Corps programs. Mr. Chamblee is a graduate of Jacksonville State University and holds an Advanced Level Emergency Manager (ALEM) certification from the Alabama Association of Emergency Managers.

Programs:

  • External Affairs

  • Planning

  • Preparedness

  • Volunteer Coordinator

Education:

  • Bachelor of Science, Emergency Management, Jacksonville State University (2013)

  • FEMA Emergency Management Basic Academy Instructor

  • Leadership Calhoun County (LCC) Class of 2019

David Randle, Emergency Management Officer ll

David Randle is an emergency management officer with the Calhoun County EMA and has been with the agency since 2014, when he retired from the Anniston Fire Department as Assistant Chief. Mr. Randles responsibilities at the EMA include operations, logistics, and management of the EMA's robust emergency and disaster training program for the community's first responders and stakeholder agencies. He holds an Advanced Level Emergency Manager (ALEM) certification from the Alabama Association of Emergency Managers.

Programs:

  • Emergency Operations

  • Training

  • Exercises and Evaluations

Education:

  • Bachelor of Science Fire Administration,  Columbia Southern University (2019)

  • FEMA Master Exercise Practitioner (MEP)

  • FEMA Emergency Management Basic Academy Instructor

Office: 256-435-0542

gmilitano@calhounema.org

Office: 256-435-0543

mchamblee@calhounema.org

Office: 256-435-0544

drandle@calhounema.org