Boone County’s Office of Emergency Management Director dies unexpectedly.
Tom Hurley was found dead at his Columbia home Monday morning, according to Presiding Commissioner Dan Atwill.
Hurley had been with the department since 2016. He previously served as the emergency management coordinator for Eau Claire County in Wisconsin.
Boone County Commissioners released a statement late Monday saying Hurley’s love for the community and his friendly and engaging personality were evident by anyone who met him.