The contact information for state and regional school emergency operations planning staff is listed here. As we expand the support system for school safety and emergency management in Oregon, we may add additional contacts. If you need assistance or have any questions about the writing or implementing your school’s EOP then please reach out to your regional ESD representative or one of us in the ODE offices. If you have questions about the program in general you can email us at
Regional Emergency Preparedness Consultants
Click on your region in the map below to quickly find your regional school emergency preparedness consultant.
For Northeast Oregon: Columbia, North Central, Grant, Intermountain and Wallowa ESDs, and all public K-12 schools and districts in Hood River, Wasco, Sherman, Gilliam, Wheeler, Grant, Morrow, Umatilla, Union, Baker, and Wallowa counties.
Columbia Gorge ESD
400 East Scenic Dr Suite 207
The Dalles, OR 97058
Program Contact: Patricia Sublette
Emergency Preparedness Consultant: Claire Ranit
For Central and Southeast Oregon: High Desert, Jefferson, Lake, Harney and Malheur ESDs, and all public K-12 schools and districts in Deschutes, Crook, Jefferson, Lake, Harney, and Malheur counties.
High Desert ESD
2804 SW 6th Street
Redmond, OR 97756
Program Contact: Misty Groom
Phone: 541-693-5600 ext. 2304
For Southwest Oregon: South Coast, Southern Oregon and Douglas ESDs, and all public K-12 schools and districts in Coos, Curry, Josephine, Jackson, Klamath, and Douglas counties.
South Coast ESD
Coos Bay, OR 97420
Emergency Preparedness Consultant: Terry Plotz
For the Willamette Valley and Central Coast: Willamette, Linn-Benton-Lincoln and Lane ESDs, and all public K-12 schools and districts in Marion, Polk, Yamhill, Linn, Benton, Lincoln, and Lane counties.
2611 Pringle Road SE
Salem, OR 97302
Emergency Preparedness Consultant: Gene Biggs
For Northwest Oregon: Clackamas, Multnomah and NW Regional ESDs, and all public K-12 schools and districts in Clackamas, Multnomah, Washington, Columbia, Tillamook, and Clatsop counties.
1455 SE 97th Avenue
Clackamas, OR 97015
Program Contact: Pam Bonner, Project Coordinator
Emergency Preparedness Consultant: Dan Kraus