DEMA-About Us

 

Joseph K. Cox

Director

Office:  770-270-0413

jkcox@dekalbcountyga.gov


 

The vision of DeKalb County Emergency Management Agency is to use best practices to educate the citizens and employees of DeKalb County about their ongoing role in preparing for emergencies. By creating a culture of communication and preparedness both before and during disaster, DeKalb Emergency Management Agency will become a world class EMA able to coordinate an integrated emergency management system with local officials, emergency response organizations, support services, and volunteers. We are committed to creating a culture of communication and preparedness through professional, ethical practices for our diverse community before, during and after disaster.