The following is a listing of St. Mary’s ARES Team Positions and a brief description of the role of each:
STMA EC – Emergency Coordinator; Responsible for the coordination of the ARES Team.
STMA AEC – Assistant Emergency Coordinator; Assists the EC in coordination of the ARES Team.
STMA ATL – Administrative Team Lead; Responsible for documentation and distribution of information regarding the operation of the STMA ARES group.
STMA N-OAL – Operational Area Leader for the Northern portion of the county (roughly the area from the St. Mary’s County Airport to the Charles County Line).
STMA S-OAL – Operational Area Leader for the Southern portion of the county (roughly the area from the St. Mary’s County Airport to Point Lookout).
STMA MTC – Message Traffic Coordinator; Responsible for handling formal messaging traffic into and out of St. Mary’s County.
STMA MTL – Medical Team Liaison; Responsible for interactions with the American Red Cross and local medical facilities.
STMA LEL – Law Enforcement Liaison; Responsible for interactions with local and state law enforcement officials.
STMA ESC – Emergency Station Coordinator; Responsible for maintaining list of those stations designated as Official Emergency Stations.