Doug Hoell currently serves as an advisor to the Emergency Management Assistance Compact. He has served as a member of the Board of Directors of the National Emergency Management Association, Chair of NEMAs EMAC Committee and Chair of NEMAs Preparedness Committee. His career has been in the Emergency Management business for the past 40 years. He has worked at the local, state and federal levels of government in Emergency Management positions. He served as the Director of the North Carolina Division of Emergency Management from July 2005 through January 2013. He retired from North Carolina State Government February 1, 2013 and started his own consulting business and continues to stay active with a variety of Emergency Management contract opportunities.