About Emergency Manager

Tracy Montgomery

The Emergency Manager leads the city’s efforts for how to plan for, respond to and recover from major emergencies.

The Emergency Manager works very closely with the Surprise Police and Surprise Fire-Medical Departments and other state and national partners in developing and maintaining the city’s emergency management and preparedness plans.

Emergency Manager Tracy Montgomery has a 30-plus year career in law enforcement with the Phoenix Police Department, where she rose to the rank of Assistant Police Chief. She has an extensive background in emergency management. Read Bio