Press Guide

Montgomery County Judge Mark Keough and the Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management are committed to fostering positive working relationships with members of the media. These relationships are vital to keeping the public prepared, informed and safe during any type of disaster.

All media inquiries for information and stories regarding the Montgomery County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, should be submitted through the Public Information Officer (PIO), Meghan Arthur, at 936-523-3907 or

The Public Information Office is staffed during normal business hours, Monday-Friday from 8a.m.-5p.m. Our office will do our best to respond to requests received outside of our regular business hours within reason given available staffing. Urgent after-hours requests should be called or texted to PIO Meghan Arthur at 936-522-6571.