Emergency Management Director
Contact: Michael P. Moos

Address: Sherman Police Department
2629 E. Andrew Road
(mailing address: 401 St. Johns Drive)
Sherman, IL 62684
Phone: Emergency: DIAL 9-1-1
Non-emergency: 217.496.3256
Fax: 217.496.3171
Hours: By Appointment Please

Welcome to the Sherman Emergency Management Agency section of the Village Website.  Sherman EMA provides an important role in our local government and this website will help explain some of our activities.  Please checkout our resources of information of how to protect yourself and your family in case of a large scale emergency.  Only you can protect yourself during those first few moments before responders can get to you.  This Website will assist you in reaching this goal.  Please feel free in contacting our office should you need assistance or have questions.

Remember our 3 Steps to Be Ready

(1) Build a Kit - (2) Have a Communications Plan - (3) Be Informed/Trained

Mike's Background

Mike Moos moved to the Village in 1990 and has over 35 years of public safety experience. He was appointed by the Village as the Emergency Management Director in 2001 and is certified as an Illinois Professional Emergency Manager (IPEM).

He is a state certified Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), state certified Firefighter II, Fire Instructor I, Hazardous Materials Operations and Incident Command. Mike retired as the Manager of Homeland Security for the Office of the Illinois State Fire Marshal and was the co-chair of the Illinois Terrorism Task Force Public Information Committee.

Mike retired (in 2001) from the Sherman Fire Protection District at the rank of Assistant Chief. He has a Master’s of Science degree in Occupational Safety and a Bachelor of Science degree in Education.