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Kyle Johnson

Chief Information Officer
Kyle Johnson
  • Primary Contact Address
    210 S Jefferson St
    Muncie, IN 47305
Primary Department: Office of Information and GIS Services
Other Departments: Emergency Management

Professional Profile


Kyle Johnson has served Delaware County for two decades, starting as a planner in the Delaware-Muncie Metropolitan Plan Commission in 2001 after graduating from Ball State University where he earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Natural Resources and Environmental Management, with concentrations in Geographic Information Systems and Landscape Architecture. 

Kyle currently serves as the Chief Information Officer, helping to coordinate and manage the flow of information between departments and to the public through the county website and social media outlets, in addition to managing and expanding the GIS mapping capabilities, web-based applications and services provided by the county.

Kyle also serves as the Logistics Section Chief for the Delaware County Homeland Security Emergency Management Agency, providing technical assistance as well as additional incident management services to the various public safety agencies of Delaware County.


Kyle serves on several boards including:

President - Local Emergency Management Committee (LEPC) 

Vice-Chair - Emergency Management Advisory Council (EMAC) 

Information Technology Committee

Secretary - Cardinal Greenways, Chair, Property Committee

He has formerly served on:

Muncie-Bicycle-Pedestrian Advisory Committee

Indiana Geographic Information Council Board of Directors, Southeast Region at-large Representative.

        Data Sharing, Membership, and GIS Response Corps sub-committees

Muncie Historic Preservation and Rehabilitation Commission, Commissioner.

Red-tail Land Conservancy Board

Prairie Creek Trails Project Steering Committee

BSU NREM Alumni Society Board of Directors

Honors and Awards:

2006 Ball State University Natural Resources and Environmental Management Award of Merit

2008 ESRI International Special Achievement in GIS Award

2010 Muncie-Delaware County Chamber of Commerce Excellence in Public Service

2012 Delaware County Emergency Management Medal of Distinguished Service

2013 Delaware County Emergency Management Bronze Star Medal
for deployment to a Disaster Zone for leading the damage assessment of the 2013 tornado event in Grant County, Indiana.

2013  "20 under 40" award recipient

FEMA and Emergency Management-Related Training
IS100 Introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS-100)
IS700 National Incident Management System (NIMS)
IS-00103 Geospatial Information System Specialist (GISP)
IS-00271.a Anticipating Hazardous Weather and Community Risk 2nd Edition
IS-00922 Applications of GIS for Emergency Management
IS-00559 Local Damage Assessment
K0146 HSEEP Homeland Security Exercise Evaluation Program
IS-00120.c An Introduction to Exercises
IS-00230.d Fundamentals of Emergency Management
IS-00800.d National Response Framework, An Introduction
IS-00922 Applications of GIS for Emergency Management
IS-00042 Social Media in Emergency Management
IS-00027 Orientation to FEMA Logistics
IS-00029.a Public Information Officer Awareness
HAZMAT First Responder Awareness

HAZUS-MH Advanced Course
Advanced Severe Weather Spotter Certification

WebEOC Train the trainer course

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