Eric Hodges is the Emergency Manager at Illinois State University where he has served in this position since 2013. He is a 20-year member of the McLean County Emergency Management Agency where he serves as a Chief. Eric is also a member of the Illinois Incident Management Team where he serves as a Logistics Section Chief. As a member of the IMT, Eric responded to Hurricane Katrina in 2005 and Superstorm Sandy in 2012. Eric earned a master's degree in Emergency & Disaster Management and holds certifications as a Certified Emergency Manager, an Illinois Professional Emergency Manager and as a Master Exercise Practitioner.