Disaster Emergency Service of Chouteau
February 19, 2020
By state law each county is required to have a Disaster Emergency Service (DES). Debbie Gessaman is the DES Coordinator for Chouteau County. When I went into her office she was busy writing a grant. She graciously gave me a few moments and we talked about the EMT services in Chouteau.
Debbie was hired by the Chouteau county commissioners and occasionally gives them a report. The budget is 50% from the county and 50% from a grant.
Kelly Waldbillig is the Deputy DES Coordinator, and the 9-1-1 Geographic information a systems (GIS) Coordinator. She told me where to find the information o...