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  1. Greater Flagstaff Forests Partnership

    Flagstaff, AZ

    The Greater Flagstaff Forests Partnership is an alliance of environmental, academic,... Read More

  2. Anne Mottek

    Anne Mottek is principal of Mottek Consulting. Ms. Mottek’s educational background is in both... Read More

  3. Pinetop Fire District

    Pinetop, AZ

    The Pinetop Fire District held its first Community Firewise Block Party in 2015. This will be an... Read More

  4. American Conservation Experience

    American Conservation Experience (ACE) is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing... Read More

  5. Stoneman Lake Firewise Community, LLC


    The Stoneman Lake Firewise Committee, LLC is active in the community educating, promoting and... Read More

  6. Mark Brehl

    Mark is an Assistant Fire Management Officer for Arizona State Forestry Division and an active... Read More

  7. Michelle Fidler

    I am a Fire Communication and Education Specialist for the National Park Service. I'm based at... Read More


  1. Karuk Tribe, Department of Natural Resources

    Orleans, CA

    In 1979, the United States federal government recognized the Karuk Tribe as being a sovereign... Read More

  2. Michelle Medley-Daniel

    Hayfork, CA

    Michelle is the Watershed Center's Program Director for the FAC Net. She works with FAC Net... Read More

  3. Nick Goulette

    Hayfork, CA

    Nick is the Executive Director of the Watershed Research and Training Center in Hayfork, CA. The... Read More

  4. Lenya Quinn-Davidson

    Lenya is a core staff person for the FAC Network, where she acts as a member liaison, develops... Read More

  5. Bill Tripp

    Bill Tripp is the Deputy Director of Eco-Cultural Revitalization, Karuk Tribe, Department of... Read More

  6. Karuna Greenberg

    Karuna Greenberg is the Restoration Director for the Salmon River Restoration Council, she... Read More

  7. Katherine Van Pelt

    I am in Grants & Agreements at The Watershed Research & Training Center. I work with the Fire... Read More

  8. Thom Heller

    Fire Marshal/Division Chief Read More

  9. Rob Ball

    I am the Fire Marshal for the Rancho Cucamonga Fire Protection District. The Fire District... Read More

  10. Jennifer Evans

    I work at NCSU as a coordinator for the SERPPAS Prescribed Fire Work Group. I have interests and... Read More

  11. Terra Fuego Resource Foundation

    Terra Fuego Resource Foundation advocates the creation and maintenance of healthy forests,... Read More

  12. Allison Jolley

    Allison is the Communications Manager for the Fire Adapted Communities Learning Network. She... Read More

  13. Kevin Conant

    A lifelong learner, instructor and Fire Fighter, working to influence the next generation of... Read More

  14. Susie Kocher

    South Lake Tahoe, CA

    I'm an extension forester for the University of California Cooperative Extension in the Central... Read More


  1. Wendy Fulks

    Boulder, CO

    As the Fire Adapted Communities Partnership Director, I work closely with staff from The Nature... Read More

  2. Coalition for the Upper South Platte

    Lake George, CO

    Since 1998, the Coalition for the Upper South Platte (CUSP) has been protecting the water... Read More

  3. FireWise of Southwest Colorado

    Durango, CO

    FireWise of Southwest Colorado provides education, planning and implementation support to... Read More

  4. Rebecca Samulski

    Rebecca is the Montezuma County Chapter Coordinator, FireWise of Southwest Colorado. Rebecca... Read More

  5. Emily Troisi

    Emily is the Program Associate for the Fire Adapted Communities Learning Network. She works on... Read More

  6. Molly Mowery

    Molly Mowery leads Wildfire Planning International, a consulting practice that provides... Read More

  7. Pam Wilson

    Pam Wilson is the Executive Director of FireWise of Southwest Colorado, which serves Archuleta,... Read More

  8. Jonathan Bruno

    Lake George, CO

    Jonathan has a Masters in Public Administration from University of Colorado and graduated from... Read More

  9. Jeremiah Osborne-Gowey

    Jeremiah is a PhD student at CU-Boulder working with Dr. Bruce Goldstein. Broadly, Jeremiah is... Read More

  10. Elizabeth Moore

    I am currently a Masters of Environmental Management candidate at Western State Colorado... Read More

  11. Steve Orr

    I am a firefighter/paramedic and Wildfire Mitigation Specialist for West Metro Fire Rescue in... Read More

  12. Vail Fire and Emergency Services

    Vail, CO

    The Town of Vail and Vail Fire and Emergency Services have been proactively working with... Read More

  13. Grand County Wildfire Council

    The Grand County Wildfire Council is a non-profit, community-based educational outreach... Read More

  14. Schelly Olson


    I am currently the Assistant Chief of Administration, Public Education, and the Wildland Fire... Read More

  15. Colorado State Forest Service

    Colorado State Forest Service (CSFS) personnel serve as resources for landowners, homeowners and... Read More

  16. East Grand County Fire Protection District #4

    Winter Park, Fraser, Tabernash, CO

    East Grand Fire is a 209 square mile Fire Protection District located in the forest and... Read More

  17. West Region Wildfire Council

    The West Region Wildfire Council (WRWC) promotes wildfire preparedness, prevention and... Read More

  18. Homestead Hills HOA

    The HOA is focused on continuing to reduce our WUI wildfire risks due to the high number of dead... Read More

  19. Bill McLaughlin

    I am Fire Chief of the Elk Creek Fire District, a WUI community in the foothills Southwest of... Read More

  20. Mike Caggiano

    I have several years experience as a community wildfire mitigation specialist and wild-land... Read More

  21. Aaron Davidson

    I was a wildland firefighter for 3 years on a type 2IA handcrew. This started my interest in... Read More

  22. Mary Huffman

    I am a staff member of the national coordinating team of the Fire Learning Network (FLN), which... Read More

  23. Eagle County Wildfire Mitigation

    Eagle, CO

    Eagle County is situated in central Colorado and encompasses 1,694 square miles of... Read More

  24. Benjamin Yellin

    I am an associate planner with Wildfire Planning International. I am also a team member for the... Read More

  25. Derek Meredith

    Derek Meredith is the vice president of the Perry Park Metro District in Larkspur CO. As a... Read More

  26. Chris Barth

    Chris is the Fire Mitigation & Education Specialist for the Bureau of Land Management in... Read More

  27. Bill Trimarco

    I have been a Volunteer Ambassador Coordinator for FireWise of Southwest Colorado since 2012. I... Read More

  28. Middle Park Conservation District

    The Middle Park Conservation District is dedicated to the protection of natural resources and... Read More

  29. Fire Adapted Colorado

    Fire Adapted Colorado (FACO) provides a statewide platform for information sharing and forward... Read More


  1. Florida Forest Service

    Tallahassee, FL

    The Florida Forest Service (FFS) consists of more than 1,250 dedicated employees with the... Read More


  1. Chestatee/Chattahoochee RC&D Council, Inc

    Demorest, GA

    Chestatee/Chattahoochee RC&D Council, Inc. is a 501c3 non-profit organization that has been in... Read More

  2. Frank Riley

    South Hiawassee, GA

    Frank Riley is the Executive Director at the Chestatee/ Chattahoochee RC&D Council in Hiawassee,... Read More

  3. Holly Campbell

    I work with the Southeastern Regional Coordinator of the National Cohesive Wildland Fire... Read More


  1. Hawaii Wildfire Management Organization

    Kamuela, HI

    HWMO is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to education, outreach and technical... Read More


  1. Jerry McAdams

    Jerry McAdams is a Senior Captain and Wildfire Mitigation Coordinator for the Boise Fire... Read More

  2. Boise Fire Department

    Boise, ID

    Boise Fire Department's Mission Statement: Our mission is to empower our team members with a... Read More

  3. Island Park Sustainable Fire Community

    St. Anthony, ID

    The Island Park Sustainable Fire Community (IPSFC) is a collaborative group of concerned... Read More

  4. Liz Davy

    Liz Davy is a USDA Forest Service District Ranger in Ashton/Island Park, Idaho on the... Read More


  1. Sarah McCaffrey

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  1. Woody Stratton

    Emmitsburg, MD

    WUI Curriculum Manager at the National Fire Academy. Responsible for developing and delivering... Read More

  2. National Volunteer Fire Council

    The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) is the leading nonprofit membership association... Read More


  1. Dovetail Partners, Inc

    Minneapolis, MN

    Dovetail is a highly skilled team that fosters sustainability and responsible behaviors by... Read More

  2. Matt Frank

    Minneapolis, MN

    Matt has a background in environmental planning, research and design, working and volunteering... Read More

  3. Gloria Erickson

    Gloria Erickson is the Fire Adapted Communities Coordinator at Dovetail Partners, Inc. – Ely,... Read More

  4. Rebecca Manlove

    I'm a Public Information Officer for the Forest Service and on a MN Incident Command Team. I... Read More


  1. FireSafe Montana

    FireSafe Montana is a private, non-profit organization coordinating and supporting a statewide... Read More


  1. Michelle Foss


    Michelle is a restoration biologist at Fontenelle Forest who uses prescribed fire near Omaha,... Read More


  1. Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team

    Incline Village, NV

    The Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team (TFFT) consists of representatives of Tahoe Basin fire agencies,... Read More

  2. Forest Schafer

    Incline Village, NV

    Forest works around the Tahoe Basin with the Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team. Read More

  3. Mound House Advisory Committee


    The Mound House Advisory Committee (MHAC) is an elected group of citizens living in Mound House,... Read More

  4. Nevada Division of Forestry

    Carson City, NV

    Nevada Division of Forestry (NDF) plans and implements a wide array of wildfire prevention,... Read More

  5. Nevada BLM, Southern Nevada District Office

    Las Vegas, NV

    The SND Fire Mitigation/Education program is managed at the district level and is responsible... Read More

New Jersey

  1. New Jersey Fire Safety Council

    Freehold, NJ

    The NJ Fire Safety Council is dedicated to building the capacity of local municipalities to... Read More

New Mexico

  1. Fire Adapted New Mexico

    Santa Fe, NM

    The overarching goal of the New Mexico FAC learning network is to create fire adapted... Read More

  2. Sandia Park Scenic Byway Firewise

    Established in the 1920’s, Sandia Park is a forested neighborhood located along the U.S.... Read More

  3. Matt Piccarello

    Santa Fe, NM

    As the New Mexico Hub of the Fire Adapted Communities Learning Network, The Forest Stewards... Read More

  4. Forest Stewards Guild

    Santa Fe, NM

    In partnership with Santa Fe County's Wildland Division, Nature Conservancy, and Fire Services... Read More

  5. Pat Byrnes

    Los Ojos, NM

    Participant in local VFD which is starting a chipping/disposal program in small rural WUI... Read More

  6. Dakota S Powers

    Structural and wildland firefighter with 20+ years of experience. Currently working for a... Read More

  7. Marie Rodriguez

    Cuba, NM

    I have recently retired after 30 years as a Federal land manager with expertise in wildland fire... Read More

  8. Esmé Cadiente

    Santa Fe, NM

    Esmé Cadiente is the Southwest Program Assistant for the Forest Stewards Guild. Esmé works to... Read More

  9. South Central Mountain RC&D

    The SCM RC&D received its nonprofit status in 1992. It covers 7.3 million acres or about 11,458... Read More

  10. Talking Talons Youth Leadership

    Cedar Crest, NM

    Talking Talons Youth Leadership is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) youth development organization... Read More

  11. wildfire network

    Edgewood, NM

    Wildfire Network promotes firefighter safety, vocational job and business creation, and youth... Read More

North Carolina

  1. Gary Clayvon Wood

    I am the Southeast Regional Coordinator for Cohesive Wildland Fire Strategy and work with the 13... Read More

  2. Margit Bucher

    I co-lead the Southern Blue Ridge FLN which partnering to the GA Towns County FAC. We seek to... Read More

  3. Hannah Thompson-Welch

    I am a Wildfire Mitigation Specialist with the North Carolina Forest Service. I cover the 27... Read More

  4. Kelley D. McCarter

    Raleigh, NC

    I am a Forestry Continuing Education specialist at North Carolina State University. Read More


  1. Bob Kowalski

    Columbus, OH

    I work as a Wildfire Catastrophe Risk Manager for a Fortune 100 property insurance provider. My... Read More

  2. Bellefontaine Fire & EMS

    Bellefontaine, OH

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  3. Lake States Fire Science Consortium

    The mission of the Lake States Fire Science Consortium is to accelerate the awareness,... Read More


  1. Southern Oregon Forest Restoration Collaborative

    Ashland, OR

    How it all began... The Collaborative first met in 2005 to increase public and agency support... Read More

  2. Project Wildfire

    Bend, OR

    Created by a Deschutes County Ordinance, Project Wildfire is the community organization that... Read More

  3. Central Cascades Fire & EMS

    Central Cascades Fire & EMS protects a small rural remote resort community in the central Oregon... Read More

  4. Ashley Lara

    Ashley Lara is one of the Fire Adapted Communities Coordinators in Medford, Oregon and the Fire... Read More

  5. Chris Chambers

    Chris Chambers is the Forest Division Chief in Ashland, Oregon. Read More

  6. Alison Green

    Alison Green is the Program Coordinator at Project Wildfire. Read More

  7. American Red Cross - Cascades Region

    Bend , OR

    The American Red Cross exists to provide compassionate care to those in need. Our network of... Read More

  8. Ed Keith

    Ed Keith is the County Forester for Deschutes County, Oregon. As the County Forester he assists... Read More

  9. Oregon Department of Forestry

    Oversee the statewide fire prevention program for the Oregon Department of Forestry. Read More

  10. Alison Lerch

    Ashland, OR

    Alison Lerch is the Fire Adapted Communities Coordinator with Ashland Fire & Rescue in Ashland,... Read More

  11. Darren Borgias

    Trained as a vegetation ecologist, professionally geared up in conservation planning, design and... Read More


  1. Wesley Martin Keller

    Jim Thorpe, PA

    I attended one of the first National Firewise Training Workshops in Atlanta, GA 16 years... Read More

South Carolina

  1. South Carolina Forestry Commission

    Columbia, SC

    Steve Moore is currently the State Firewise Coordinator for South Carolina. We have about 31... Read More

  2. Bill Wiley

    Rock Hill, SC

    I am one of the South Carolina Forestry Commission's Firewise Field Coordinators and interact... Read More

South Dakota

  1. Korey Schroeder

    I'm a Wildlife Conservation Specialist, Wildland Firefighter, Volunteer Firefighter, and EMT-B... Read More

  2. Rapid City Fire Department

    Mission Statement: Prepare, Prevent, Protect Core Values: Reliability, Service,... Read More


  1. Cindy Barrett

    I am the Chairperson for the Long Branch Lakes Firewise Community Committee in Spencer, TN. ... Read More


  1. Austin Fire Department

    Austin, TX

    The Wildfire Division addresses the potential threat of wildfires through public... Read More

  2. Pecan Creek Volunteer Fire Department

    San Angelo, TX

    The Pecan Creek Volunteer Fire Department exists to provide a professional level of fire and... Read More

  3. Chris Harper, FWS

    Austin, TX

    Supervisory biologist for U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in Austin Texas. Ecological Services,... Read More

  4. Linda Haynie

    I work as Program Coordinator at the Austin Fire Department's Wildfire Division, providing... Read More

  5. USAA

    San Antonio, TX

    USAA strives to educate our members and their neighbors about the significant risk wildfires... Read More

  6. Rob Galbraith

    San Antonio, TX

    Rob Galbraith is a Director in the Property and Casualty (P&C) Property Underwriting area at... Read More


  1. Utah Division of Forestry, Fire and State Lands

    Salt Lake City, UT

    The Division's Wildland Urban Interface (WUI) Program focuses on educating individual... Read More

  2. Jeremy Bailey

    Help lead and organize Training Exchanges and work with FAC LN communities and others to build... Read More


  1. Chumstick Wildfire Stewardship Coalition

    Leavenworth, WA

    It’s been nearly a decade since the community of Leavenworth near the Wenatchee National... Read More

  2. Washington Fire Adapted Communities Learning Network

    Yakima, WA

    The Washington Fire Adapted Communities Learning Network (WAFAC), funded by the Bureau of Land... Read More

  3. David E Saunders

    I currently serve as the Building Official for Yakima County, Washington. The Fire Marshal and... Read More

  4. Annie Schmidt

    Leavenworth, WA

    Annie Schmidt is the Director of Policy and Partnerships for the Washington State Fire Adapted... Read More

  5. Yakima County Fire Marshal's Office

    I enjoy being a active partner with the Yakima Valley Fire Adapted Communities Coalition as a... Read More

  6. Cascadia Conservation District

    Wenatchee, WA

    The Cascadia Conservation District is a non-regulatory, grant-funded organization dedicated to... Read More

  7. Andrea Ely

    I am currently the Fire Safety Specialist for Yakima County Fire Marshal's Office and am a... Read More

  8. Greta Holmstrom

    Senior Long Range Planner for a local County government with the task of preparing a Community... Read More

  9. Kittitas County Conservation District

    The Kittitas County Conservation District works with local landowners and land managers (public... Read More

  10. Annie Schinnell

    Annie is the Project and Educational Coordinator for the Chumstick Wildfire Stewardship... Read More

  11. Chelan County Fire District 1

    Wenatchee, WA

    Our mission is to protect and serve with professionalism through pride, commitment, and... Read More


  1. Diane Anderson

    I'm the Wildland Urban Interface Specialist for Wisconsin Fire Landscapes 7 and 9, communities... Read More


  1. Wyoming State Forestry

    Just began my position here with WSFD after 7 years with the BLM FIre/Fuels program. I serve the... Read More

  2. Teton Area Wildfire Protection Coalition

    Teton County is known for exansive vistas, large swaths of forested lands managed by private and... Read More

  3. Fremont County Firewise / Fremont County Fire Protection District

    Riverton, WY

    The Fremont County Wildland Fire Management Program (Firewise) was established in the fall of... Read More

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