On Dec. 15, 2014, then Governor-elect Pete Ricketts visited the Nebraska Emergency Management Agency. Pictured from left are: then Lt. Governor-elect Mike Foley, future chief of staff Matt Miltenberger, Ricketts, Maj. Gen. Daryl Bohac, the adjutant general for the Nebraska National Guard, Assistant Director Bryan Tuma and Brig. Gen. Rick Dahlman, deputy adjutant general. Stanton County Tornado Damage, June, 16 2014 Pilger Tornado Damage, June 16, 2014 Pilger Tornado Damage, June 16, 2014 Beaver Crossing Tornado Damage, May 11, 2014 Beaver Crossing Tornado Response, May 11, 2014 Cordova Tornado Damage, May 11, 2014

The Nebraska Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) is part of the Nebraska Military Department. The state's Adjutant General, Maj. Gen. Daryl Bohac, serves as the director of the agency as well as the commanding officer of the Army National Guard and the Air National Guard. The three units comprise the Military Department. NEMA is a small agency with less than 40 full-time and part-time employees. Day-to-day operations are managed by Bryan Tuma, assistant director.

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Summer Summary Issue of NEMA's Newsletter The Beacon

September 16, 2015 News Release - Dawes County Fire Burns 1,800 Acres

September 10, 2015 News Release - Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drill is Oct. 15

August 14, 2015 News Release - 16 Nebraska Counties Added to Disaster Declaration

August 14, 2015 News Release - NEMA, Lt. Governor's Office announce 10th Annual Nebraska Infrastructure Protection Conference

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