As reported by WRBL in Columbus, The City of Columbus has named Chance Corbett as the new Emergency Management Director.

Corbett's role will begin in January. His previous experience includes 30 years in various public safety and emergency management roles in Russell County in Ohio as well as Auburn University.

Corbett was Russell County Emergency Management director  as well as a Russell County deputy sheriff for 10 years. He has been at Auburn University for the past 13 years in the emergency management department.