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David HallDirector, University Safety Missouri State University

David Hall is the Director of University Safety at Missouri State University (MSU) where he oversees Campus Safety, Dispatch Services, Emergency Preparedness, and Transportation Services. David started with MSU in 2017 as its first Emergency Preparedness Manager. Prior to MSU, David retired as Fire Chief of the Springfield, MO Fire Department, having served the department for 28 years.

David has been a per course faculty member at MSU in the College of Business and the College of Humanities and Public Affairs for the past 20 years. He is an adjunct faculty member at the University of Missouri Fire Rescue Training Institute and has served as an adjunct faculty member at the National Fire Academy in Emmittsburg, MD.

David currently serves on the International Association of Fire Chiefs’ (IAFC) Terrorism and Homeland Security Committee and served as the IAFC representative on the NFPA 3000 Standard for Active Shooter/Hostile Events technical committee. He served on Missouri’s Homeland Security Advisory Council and the Missouri Information and Analysis Center advisory committee and has chaired Missouri’s Regional Homeland Security Oversight Committee Chair of Chair committee and the Springfield-Greene County 911 Advisory Board.

David holds a Masters degree in Business Administration from Missouri State University, is a graduate of the Executive Fire Officer Program at the National Fire Academy and the Executive Leaders Program at the Naval Postgraduate School. He is a Missouri Certified Emergency Manager and held his Chief Fire Officer Designation prior to his retirement from the fire service.
David has been a per course faculty member at MSU in the College of Business and the College of Humanities and Public Affairs for the past 20 years. He is an adjunct faculty member at the University of Missouri Fire Rescue Training Institute and has served as an adjunct faculty member at the National Fire Academy in Emmittsburg, MD.

Preparing for the Worst: Creating a Usable Exercise to Reduce Risks & Improving Timely Warning & Emergency Notification Programs

8/3/2022 3:30 – 4:30 PM