LEPC Membership Listing

As of 1/23/2019

This listing reflects the official membership of the St. Louis County Local Emergency Planning Committee. The individuals have been appointed by the St. Louis County Executive and approved by the St. Louis County Council, consistent with Ordinance #16278, amending Chapter 703, Title VII SLCRO 1974 as amended. The Committee consists of two representatives from each of twelve community areas and six members at large, the Chairman is an Ex-Officio member. Legal Counsel is provided through the County Counselor's Office and LEPC By-laws designate the Chairman, Vice-Chairman and Secretary as LEPC Officers. The Chairman appoints the LEPC Coordinator and LEPC Assistant Coordinator positions.

Officer and Ex-Officio Member

Mr. Mark Diedrich, Director
St. Louis County Police Department
Office Of Emergency Management
1150 Hanna Road
Ballwin, Missouri 63021

Officer and Member

Officer and Ex-Officio Member

Robert Fox, Assistant County Counselor
St. Louis County Counselor's Office
41 South Central Avenue
Clayton, Missouri 63105

LEPC Coordinator and Ex-Officio Member

Dan Stumpf, Emergency Management Specialist II
St. Louis County Police Department
Office of Emergency Management
1150 Hanna Road
Ballwin, Missouri 63021

LEPC Assistant Coordinator

Tracy Panus, Emergency Management Specialist
St. Louis County Police Department
Office of Emergency Management
1150 Hanna Road
Ballwin, Missouri 63021

Appointed LEPC Members

Representing State & Local Officials

1) Kim Besserman

2) Vacant


Representing Civil Defense (Emergency Management)

1) Mike Wiegand, Chief
Eureka Police Department
       120 City Hall Drive
Eureka, Missouri 63025

2)
Mike

Representing Law Enforcement

1) Sean Quinn, Captain
Des Peres Department of Public Safety
   12325 Manchester Road
Des Peres, Missouri 63131

2) Sean Quinn, Captain
Des Peres Department of Public Safety
12325 Manchester Road
Des Peres, Missouri 63131

Representing Fire Fighting

1) Vacant

2)  Vacant

Representing First Aid (EMS)

1)  Sidney Casey         SM Health
6420 Clayton Road
Richmond Heights, Missouri 63117

2)  Vacant

Representing Health

1)  Vacant

2)   Vacant

Representing Local Environment

1)  Vacant

2)  Harry M. "Skip" Rickets
State On-Scene Coordinator
MO Department of Natural Resources
97 N. Outer Road, Suite 4
Eureka, Missouri 63025

Representing Hospitals

1)   Vacant

2)   Vacant


Representing Transportation

1)  Vacant

2)   Vacant


Representing Media

1)   Michelle Mueller, Communications Specialist
Ritenour School District
        2420 Woodson Road
St. Louis, MO 63114-5499

2)  Vacant

Representing Community Groups

1)  Vacant

2)  Mary E. Schaefer, Executive Director
Mid-East Area Agency on Aging
14535 Manchester Road
Manchester, Missouri 63011


Representing Owners/Operators of Facilities Subject to Requirements

1)  Michael Miller, Service Area Leader
        CenterPoint Energy 
      Mississippi River Transmission, LLC
       1600 S. Brentwood Blvd., Suite 590
        St. Louis, Missouri 63144

2)  Vacant

Members at Large

1)  Dr. Shirin Pinto, Physician
NOW Express Care
7909 Hwy N
Dardenne Prairie, Missouri 63368

2)  Mike Guss, Retired
SET Environmental
1560 B Fairview
Olivette, MO 63132

3)  Mike Zlatic

4) Patrick Seamands

5) Randy Boden, Captain          Florissant Police Department
1700 N. US Highway 67
Florissant, Missouri 63033

6) Frank Arnoldy



LEPC logo
Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC)
1150 Hanna Road
Ballwin, MO 63021

Mark Diedrich, LEPC Chairman
Telephone: (314) 615-9500
Email: [email protected]


Pattonville FD Assistant Chief Matt LaVanchy, LEPC Vice-chairman
Email: [email protected]