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Member Directory

The member directory consists of network staff and core and affiliate members. Connect with your peers by searching the member directory, or find people working on fire adaptation in your region using our searchable map.

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  1. Allison Jolley

    Allison works for the Watershed Research and Training Center, where she manages the Regional... Read More

  2. Amelia Fleitz

    I work for the Trinity County Resource Conservation District as a project coordinator,... Read More

  3. Butte County Fire Safe Council

    The Butte County Fire Safe Council provides wildland fire mitigation and recovery services to... Read More

  4. California Fire Safe Council

    McClellan, CA

    The California Fire Safe Council has been working since 1993 to build strong, community-based... Read More

  5. California Fire Science Consortium / UC Berkeley

    The California Fire Science Consortium (as part of the Joint Fire Science Program's Fire Science... Read More

  6. Chester Public Utility District and Fire Department

    Chester Public Utility District and Fire Department is a combination Fire Department in North... Read More

  7. Colton Fire Department

    Colton, CA

    The Colton Fire Department is located in the Inland Empire area of southern California. Colton... Read More

  8. Corral Canyon Fire Safety Alliance

    The specific purpose of the non-profit is to provide fire prevention and safety education for... Read More

  9. Del Norte FireSafe Council

    Crescent City, CA

    The Del Norte FireSafe Council, founded in 2002, is organized to provide education, exchange... Read More

  10. Donna Harmon

    I am a retired Forest Service District Ranger, now on the Watershed Research and Training Center... Read More

  11. Edith Hannigan

    Sacramento, CA

    Edith is the statewide manager for the California Board of Forestry and Fire Protection’s land... Read More

  12. El Dorado Hills Fire Department

    El Dorado Hills, CA

    The El Dorado Hills Fire Department is very active in supporting our citizens be come more aware... Read More

  13. FIRESafe MARIN

    San Anselmo, CA

    FIRESafe MARIN History FIRESafe MARIN was the second fire safe council formed in the US. In... Read More

  14. Forest Schafer

    South Lake Tahoe, CA

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

  15. Greg Kochanowski

    Westlake Village, CA, CA

    Greg is a licensed architect, landscape architect (anticipated 2019), and educator in the State... Read More

  16. Hills Emergency Forum

    The Hills Emergency Forum is a nine agency member forum in the East Bay (San Francisco Bay, CA).... Read More

  17. Humboldt County Fire Safe Council

    Eureka, CA

    The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors (Board) formed the Humboldt County Fire Safe Council... Read More

  18. James Baskin

    Arcata, CA

    I serve as an At-Large Public Member, Del Norte County Fire Safe Council and was an active... Read More

  19. Janet Ruiz

    I work for the Insurance Information Institute, and am the Director of... Read More

  20. Jennifer Fawcett

    I work at North Carolina State University as a coordinator for the SERPPAS Prescribed Fire Work... Read More

  21. Joe Christy

    I've helped found two fire safe councils, Bonny Doon FSC in 2010 and the broader Fire Safe Santa... Read More

  22. 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

  23. Karuna Greenberg

    Sawyers Bar, CA

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

  24. Kern Fire Safe Council

    Pine Mountain Club, CA

    • Facilitate information flow between state, federal, and local governments, utilities, and... Read More

  25. Kurt Bertilson

    Meadow Vista, CA

    I am President of Manzanita Ridge Homeowners Association and President of Manzanita Ridge... Read More

  26. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

    Berkeley, CA

    The Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory is a US Department of Energy Science Laboratory... Read More

  27. Lenya Quinn-Davidson

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

  28. Lois Hopkins

    Lois Hopkins is with the Sonoma County Office of Recovery & Resiliency, working on the County's... Read More

  29. Lulu Waks

    Lulu Waks works for UC Cooperative Extension as a Senior Agricultural Program Assistant. She... Read More

  30. Mary Dunne Rose

    Member of Contra Costa County (CCC) California Adult Advisory on Aging. Volunteer Co Chair... Read More

  31. Mattole Restoration Council

    The Mattole Restoration Council has a Fire and Fuels Program that promotes both the reduction of... Read More

  32. Michelle Medley-Daniel

    Hayfork, CA

    I have had the pleasure of working for the FAC Net since its launch in 2013. I am inspired by... Read More

  33. Mid Klamath Watershed Council

    The Mid Klamath Watershed Council (MKWC) is a non-profit watershed restoration organization... Read More

  34. Mount Shasta Bioregional Ecology Center

    The Mount Shasta Bioregional Ecology Center is dedicated to protecting and restoring the renown... Read More

  35. Muir Woods Park Community Association

    Formed in 1935 with the initial goal of convincing government agencies to pave what is now... Read More

  36. Nevada County Resource Conservation District

    Grass Valley, CA

    The Nevada County Resource Conservation District (NCRCD) was founded on January 4, 1944 with a... Read More

  37. Nic Elmquist

    Santa Barbara , CA

    I work as a Wildland Fire Specialist for the Montecito Fire Department in southern Santa Barbara... Read More

  38. Prometheus Fire Consulting

    San Jose, CA

    Prometheus Fire Consulting specializes in prescribed fire burn planning and implementation. We... Read More

  39. Rob Ball

    Rancho Cucamonga, CA

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

  40. Ryan Tompkins

    Ryan is an extension forester with the University of California Cooperative Extension serving... Read More

  41. Seigler Springs Community Redevelopment Association

    Seigler Springs Community Redevelopment Association was established after the Valley Fire in... Read More

  42. Sonoma County Fire Prevention Division

    The County of Sonoma Permit Sonoma Fire Prevention Division, is primarily responsible for... Read More

  43. Susie Kocher

    South Lake Tahoe, CA

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

  44. Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team

    South Lake Tahoe, CA

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

  45. The Fire Restoration Group

    After 22-years of fire restoration advocacy in California I (Craig) retired from Sierra Forest... Read More

  46. Tracy Katelman

    Woodland, CA

    I'm a Registered Professional Forester with my consulting firm ForEverGreen Forestry. I've been... Read More

  47. Trinity County Resource Conservation District (RCD)

    Weaverville, CA

    Trinity County RCD facilitates the Trinity County Fire Safe Council and many fuel reduction... Read More

  48. Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk Indians

    Dore Bietz is the Planner/ Emergency Manager for the Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk Indians and works... Read More

  49. Vicki Chase

    I am a retired registered nurse which gives me excellent assessment and communication skills. I... Read More

  50. Zeke Lunder

    Chico, CA

    Zeke Lunder has been working as a geographer on wildfire and forestry projects since 1995. He... Read More

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