Duplin County NC

Fire & Emergency Management Staff


Brittany Malone – Administrative Support Specialist
Brittany assists with administrative coordination, billing, and scheduling of daily services and tasks. Brittany is the point of contact for internal and external customers for assistance in reaching the appropriate service, information gathering & FOIA requests, permits, payment and billing requests, and routing service-specific requests to the appropriate employee.

Brian Matthis – Emergency Management Planner/Fire Investigator
Brian is responsible for the daily operation and coordination of Emergency Management activities. Brian is responsible for emergency planning and preparedness review for internal and external customers, along with drills and exercise coordination that evaluate and train first-responders. Brian is also responsible for the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program, Hazardous Materials Planning and Response, the Local Emergency Planning Committee, and Tier II reporting.

Michael Mahoney – Deputy Fire Marshal
Michael is responsible for the recurring Fire Prevention Inspections program. Michael performs daily fire prevention inspections, assists fire departments in scheduling and coordination of planned events, and public fire prevention and education, including Child Passenger Safety Seat program.

Ronald Williams – Fire Inspector
Ronald assists the department with Fire Prevention Inspections, working as a substitute employee, on an as-needed basis when other staff are away.

Matthew Barwick – Director of Emergency Management/Fire Marshal
Matthew is responsible for the administration, coordination, and direction of the Emergency Management, Fire Marshal, and 911 Addressing & Communications Departments. Matthew serves as the point-of-contact for all plan-review, permits and inspections involving new construction and renovations.