Kris Inman

Leadership Team
Title: 911 Director
Phone: 417-829-6000
Department webpage.

Kris InmanKris Inman was selected to fill the role of director of Springfield-Greene County 9-1-1 Emergency Communications in May 2020. Inman, a 25-year employee of the department, joined the department in 1994 as a telecommunicator. He was promoted to the position of acting supervisor/certified trainer in 1997, to supervisor in 2003, to training and education manager in 2012 and to the director position in 2020.

Inman’s accomplishments include creating and implementing a state-recognized departmental training and continuing education program and managing the department’s first full accreditation process through the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA).

In 2014, Inman was awarded the George Major Trainer of the Year Award at the Missouri chapter of the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials annual conference. He is an adjunct instructor for Missouri State University, teaching public speaking. He has a bachelor of science degree in electronic media and a master of arts in communication, both from MSU.


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