Debbi Fletcher

University Director of Emergency Management and Continuity

Emergency Management and Continuity


Debbi Fletcher was named university director for Emergency Management and Continuity within the Office of Public Safety and Institutional Assurance in February 2021.

Fletcher has a lengthy career in the field of emergency management. She was the director of Emergency Management and Continuity for IU Bloomington from 2010 to 2016. Prior to rejoining IU in 2020, she served in the Indiana Department of Homeland Security, planning emergency management exercises that ensured continuity of services among local, state, and federal partners. She has held similar roles for the American Red Cross Indiana Region and the City of Indianapolis in Marion County Emergency Management.

Fletcher’s experience, knowledge, and passion as a detailed planner, adjunct instructor, and IUPUI alumna have positioned her well to lead the dedicated group of professionals within Emergency Management and Continuity.