Emergency Incident Support (EIS) is a rapid response group of volunteers with experience and skills related to emergency services. EIS provides critical support services to first responders in El Paso County, CO, and surrounding areas. These services include hydration, nourishment, and shelter from the elements. Our organization is a 501(c)(3) Nonprofit, established in May 2019.

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A huge thank-you to the donors and sponsors that contribute toward our mission!


Articles of Incorporation
Consent Resolutions
Certificate of Fact of Good Standing

Board of Directors

Roger Lance, President

Roger Lance is a 72-year-old retired Air Force Veteran of 29 years. He has over 3000 hours of flight time in various fighter aircraft. He has several years of experience in weapon system development, engineering, flight testing, and retired as Commander for advanced technology systems. After retirement he worked as a contractor for space-based systems development for US Space Command. Roger has been a volunteer providing support to first responders since 2005. He was instrumental in ensuring our first responders received exceptional support during the Waldo Canyon and Black Forest fires. As President of the EIS Board of Directors (BoD) he has led efforts to ensure Emergency Incident Support (EIS) continues to expand services to our first responders throughout the El Paso Community. He also serves as Vice-President of the Tri-Lakes Fire Protection District Board of Directors.

George Steinfeld, Secretary

George W. Steinfeld is 75 years old and has served El Paso County 46 of those years. George had worked for El Paso County as an EMT/ PA, Deputy Sheriff in the jail division and finished his County service at El Paso County Department of Health as an Environmentalist Technician where he was the only inspector of all of the commercial swimming pools in El Paso County. George also was on a team that tracked West Nile Virus and Bubonic Plague. George was the Office Manager for the El Paso County Health Department laboratory. George started with Tri-Lakes Volunteer Fire Department in 1973 and worked his way up to Assistant Fire Chief. George was on the Board of Directors for Monument Fire Protection District. George currently serves EIS as Secretary and is also in charge of building and vehicle maintenance.

Gary Nelson, Treasurer

Gary Nelson, age 60, has over 40 years of consulting, management, customer service, finance, and technical experience related to information technology, banking, and future investments. Gary will serve as a management member and treasurer of the Company, Emergency Incident Support. Gary has been instrumental in the business planning, capital raising, financial planning and start-up of Emergency Incident Support.

Gary is a seasoned professional with broad experience in management, sales, marketing, startups, capital budgets and operations. He has served as technical consultant and financial analyst to private investment companies and government decision-makers. Gary’s experience includes technical leadership and financial advisor to start-up ventures.

Lisa Powell

Lisa Powell has been working in Public Health for the past 25 years and serves as the El Paso County Public Health Emergency Manager in Colorado Springs, CO.  She was a member of the incident command team for the 2009 H1N1 Pandemic Influenza Outbreak. She was the ESF 8 lead in the Emergency Operation Center for the Waldo Canyon Fire 2012, the Black Forest Fire 2013, and the Colorado Floods 2013. Her experience includes behavioral health coordination for first responders and affected community members following the Planned Parenthood active shooter incident November 2015. She has participated in numerous emergency operations events for both exercises and real world events. She currently serves as the chair of the South Central Healthcare Coalition.  She holds her masters in Organizational and Professional Communication. She completed the FEMA Master Exercise Practitioner Program and is a Terrorism Liaison Officer and is a Colorado Certified Emergency Manager.

Scott Ridings

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