The primary mission of the Frankfort – Franklin County Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security is to provide coordination, planning and a ready response capability in the event of an emergency or hazardous situation. Our citizens and visitors should be afforded the safest possible environment while in the Capital City.

Office of Emergency Management Staff


Director of Emergency Management
Tom Russell

Deputy Director of Emergency Management
Marc Wood

Deputy Director of Emergency Management
Wes Willis

We are located in the Frankfort Public Safety Building
300 West 2nd Street
Suite 3
Frankfort, KY 40601