Dusty Choate, Emergency Manager

PO Box 507
3 Mountaineer Road
Reserve, NM 87830

Cell Phone: 505-221-0031
About Us
Catron County Office of Emergency Management’s mission is to ensure, through coordination with County and Local shareholders that the county is prepared to respond to, and recover from, all hazards, both natural and man-made.  We will provide leadership and support to reduce loss of life and property through an all hazards program of mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery.  We strive to accomplish this though outreach, coordination, planning, training, and exercising, for all hazards.

For governmental, volunteer, and private organizations, with effective plans, necessary resources, and training for variable and efficient disaster response.  To maintain and improve partnerships with local public and private groups, in order to work as a community, with neighbor helping neighbor, when a disaster strikes. 

  • Maintain a prepared and resistant community
  • Support a coordinated interagency response
  • Maintain a resilient local government