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Branch Contact Information

Preparedness Branch

275 E. Main St. HS1EJ
Frankfort, KY 40621

Phone: (502) 564-7243 option 3
Fax: (502) 564-4387

The Public Health Preparedness Branch is divided into two sections. The Administration and Program Evaluation section oversees administration, finances and/or program evaluation. The Health and Medical Emergency Operations section includes planning, training, exercise and/or logistics.

Name Position Ext.
Jim House Preparedness Branch Manager 4034
Jeff Brock Research Analyst 4044
Vacant Program Coordinator 4031
Grant Gillion Training, Planning and Exercise Coordinator 4047
Rick Johnson Healthcare Preparedness Program Supervisor 4037
Karen Howard Budget Analyst 4035
Jay Mattingly Health and Medical Emergency Operations Section Supervisor 4045
Vacant Healthcare Preparedness Program Coordinator
Lloyd Peniston Cities Readiness Initiative Coordinator 4039
Kenyetta Pinkston Administration and Program Evaluation Section Supervisor 4049
Katie Stivers Grants Coordinator 4041
Teddy Slone Program Evaluator 4046
Linwood Strenecky Strategic National Stockpile (SNS) Coordinator 4029
Heather Walls KHELPS/Medical Reserve Corps Coordinator 4040
Sandi Wright Administrative Coordinator 4043
Kim Yazell Regional Preparedness Coordinator Supervisor (859) 885-4149

 

Regional Preparedness Coordinators

Regional preparedness coordinators (RPC) are assigned to local health departments to assist with planning and response questions, training coordination, exercise development and evaluation and to act as a liaison between local and state health departments. Regional preparedness coordinators assist in varied tasks that are unique to their regions. If you have any questions, please contact your regional RPC. To find your county's region, use the RPC map with addresses and phones numbers.

Name Region Phone Ext.
Tina Massengill Region 1 (270) 252-2710
Vacant Region 2
Margaret Hibbs Region 3 (270) 852-5387 3005
Jerrod Wright Region 4 (270) 487-6782 236
Mike Harmon Region 5 (270) 769-1601 1010
Joey Riddle Region 6 (502) 995-7837 2165
Barbara Yates Region 7 (502) 991-0530
Sandra Glover Region 8,9 (859) 498-3808
John Hunt Region 10 (606) 638-0354
Kim Hall Region 11 (606) 886-2788 246
Jarrod Crase Region 12 (606) 666-7732
Rebecca Patton Region 13 (606) 878-7754 237
Jessica Gover Region 14 (606) 678-4761 1295
Kim D. Yazell Region 15N (859) 885-4149 1029
Rebecca Hardin Region 15S (859) 236-2053 28

 

Healthcare Preparedness Coordinators

Healthcare Preparedness Coordinators are housed in local health agencies to assist with planning and response questions, training coordination, exercise development and evaluation, and to act as a liaison between regional healthcare coalitions and the state health department. Healthcare Preparedness Coordinators assist in varied tasks that are unique to their region. HPP Region Map Staff

Name              Region                          Phone                

Greg Thomas  Regions 1 & 2             (502) 905-9965

Steve Hosch   Regions 3, 5 & 6         (502) 382-8205  

Jasie Logsdon Regions 4 & 14           (502) 905-9962

Dave Carney   Regions 7 & 15           (859) 745-8024

Terry Stewart  Regions 8/9 & 10/11    (606) 528-5613

Gail Timperio  Regions 12 & 13          (502) 905-9963

 

Last Updated 2/3/2017