Regional Homeland Security Coordinating Committee Public Health Preparedness Subcommittee

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The Public Health Preparedness committee is a subcomittee of the Regional Homeland Security Coordinating Committee.

Current work priorities include:

  • Convening meetings with public health agencies and related task forces to coordinate emergency response planning and operations.
  • Sharing information across jurisdictions and coordinate planning.
  • Determining continuation of the regional disease surveillance system.


The subcommittee meets at 10 a.m. on the second Monday of every other month (on even months).

Meeting Summaries

To request meeting summaries or agendas, please complete a webform or call MARC's Emergency Services staff at (816) 474-4240.


  • Bridgette Shaffer, Jackson County Health Department
  • Stephen Maheux, Johnson County Health Department

MARC Staff Contact

  • Jennifer Sutherlin