StormReady Recognition Events
July 2008 - October 2008
Agawam, MA, November 2008, from
left; Chet Nicora, Jr., Director of Agawam EMA;
Rosemary Sandlin, State Representative from 3rd Hampden District; Michael Nicora,
EOC Coordinator; Robert Thompson, MIC, NWS Taunton; Susan Dawson, Mayor of Agawam;
Hayden Frank, Forecaster, NWS Taunton; Glenn Field, WCM, NWS Taunton.
Martin County Kentucky Second Renewa, October
2008, from left: Chris Todd Martin Co. EM Office; Garmin
Preece, Martin Co. Sherriff; Shawn Harley, WFO Jackson MIC; Tom
Johnstone, WFO Jackson WCM; Kelly Callaham, Martin Co. Judge
Executive; Lee Gauze, Martin Co. EM; K.C. Fitch, Martin Co. EM
Grant County and Milbank, SD. November
2008, from left: Sheryl Mogard, Grant Co. Emergency Manager;
David Hintz, WFO Aberdeen StormReady board Chairman; Jason Kettwig,
Milbank City Administrator;
James Scarlett, WFO Aberdeen MIC. Photo by Lilly Adkins, The Big Sandy News.
Shoshone-Bannock Tribes, ID, October
1008, from left: Patrick Teton, Tribal EM; Vernon Preston,
NWS Pocatello WCM; Becky Martin, Tribal Emergency Coordinator;
Reggie Thorpe, Police Chief; Rick Dittmann, MIC; Alonzo Coby,
Tribal Business Council Chairman; Pete Broncho, Council Secretary;
Glenn Fisher, Council Sergeant of Arms; Nathan Small, Council
Vice Chairman. Photo by NWS Karrie Schmidt.
Glade County, FL, Renewal, October
2008, from left: Angie Snow, Glades County Emergency Management
Director, Rob Molleda, WFO Miami Warning Coordination Meteorologist,
and Tosha Reiss, Glades County Emergency Management Administrative
Blaine County, ID, October
2009, from left: Angenie McCleary, County Commissioner;
Rick Dittmann, NWS Pocatello, ID, Meteorologist-in-Charge; Tom
Bowman, Blaine County Commissioner Chairman; Gene Ramsey, County
Deputy Sheriff; Larry Schoen, County Commissioner; Mike McNeil,
Ketchum Assistant Police Chief; Cory Lyman, Ketchum Police Chief;
Chuck Turner, County Emergency Services Coordinator; Bob Greenlaw,
County Emergency Communications Director. Photo by NWS WCM Vernon
Lincoln County, TN, September
2009, from left: Kathy Hovis, Lincoln County EMA; Peggy
Bevels, Mayor; Mike Hall, EMA; Tim Troutman, WFO, Huntsville,
AL, WCM; Gwen Shelton, Fayetteville, TN, Mayor; Brent Morse,
Tennessee State EMA.
Juniata and Chester Counties,
Williamsport, and Carlisle Barracks, September
200, from left: MIC Gary Szatkowski, NWS Mt. Holly, NJ; Teresa
O’Neal, Juniata County Commissioner; Allen Weaver, Juniata
Karl Mehn, Chester County Deputy EMC; Neil Lovekin, Chester County
Emergency Operations; Bruce Budd, MIC, NWS State College, PA; Dean
Fire Chief, Williamsport; Tom Swiggart, Assistant Fire Chief, Williamsport; Robert
French, Director, Pennsylvania EMA; LTC Sergio Dickerson, Carlisle
Garrison Commander; Barry Farquhar, Director of Plans and Security,
Carlisle Barracks; Barry Shughart, Force Protection Anti-terrorism
Officer, Carlisle Barracks.
Malibu, CA, September 2008,
from left: Mark Jackson,Meteorologist In Charge, NWS Los
Angeles/Oxnard, and Brad Davis, Malibu Emergency Services Coordinators.
Bedford, VA, September 2008,
from left: Phil Hysell, Warning Coordination Meteorologist
NWS Blacksburg; David Wert, NWS Meteorologist In Charge; William
Crumpacker, Bedford Emergency Manager; and Stan Crigger, Virginia
Department of Emergency Management Region 6 Director.
Ogemaw County, MI, September
2008, from left: Warning Coordination Meteorologist Jim
Keysor, NWS Gaylord, MI, and Greg Clark, Emergency Manager
of Ogemaw County.
Way, WA, September 2008, from left: NWS
Seattle MIC Brad Colman; Federal Way EM Coordinator Ray Gross;
Federal Way Councilmembers Jim Ferrell and Linda Kochmar; Mayor
Jack Dovey; Councilmembers Dini Duclos and Jeanne Burbidge;
and EM Director Cary Roe
Hillsboro, WI, September 2008,
from left: Thomas Hotek, Hillsboro Emergency Manager, and
Mayor Alan Pincha.
Amherst, NY, September 2008, from left: Thomas Niziol, MIC, NWS Buffalo, NY; James Zymanek, Amherst Director of Emergency Services and Safety; Dominic Creamer, Coordinator, Amherst Emergency Services and Safety; Judith Levan, WCM, NWS Buffalo, NY.
Crawford County, AR, September 2008, from left: NWS Tulsa, OK, WCM Ed Calianese; Emergency Management Director Dennis Gilstrap; Emergency Management Deputy Director Steven Gann; Mulberry Fire Chief Tim Oldham; and Tulsa MIC Steven Piltz.
Fayetteville, TN, Utilities, August
2008: NWS recognized the Fayettesville Public Utilities
as a StormReady Supporter at a ceremony on August 28 in Fayetteville,
Branch County, MI, August 2008,
from left. Michael Lewis, WCM; Michigan Senator Cameron
Brown; Larry Camp, WB8R, RACES Officer; Mike Sabones, MIC; Tim
Miner, Branch County EM Coordinator;
Kurt Spalding, Branch County 911 Director; Norman Heinemann, Jerry Hubbard, County
Bud Norman, Branch County Administrator
Johnson County, AR, August 2008,
from left: John Hicks, Community Affairs Specialist for U.S.
Senator Blanche L. Lincoln; State
Representatives John Paul Wells and George Overbey; Josh Johnston,
Johnson County Emergency Manager; Renee Fair, Meteorologist-in-Charge,
WFO Little Rock; Johnson County Judge Mike Jacobs. Photo by
John Robinson, WCM, WFO Little Rock
Blair County, PA, August 2008, from
left: Bruce Budd, Meteorologist-in-Charge, NWS State College,
PA; Gary Dennis,
Director, Office of Emergency Management; Diane Meling, Commissioner; Karin
Givler, Office of Emergency Management; Terry Tomassetti, President Commissioner;
and Donna Gority, Commissioner.
Edmunds County, SD, August 2008,
from left: Jason Forrest, Northeast Regional Coordinator
for SD Dept of Emergency Management (EM); James Scarlett, MIC,
WFO Aberdeen; Leland Treichel, Edmunds County EM: and Jeffery
Aman, Chairman, Edmunds County Commission.
Salt River Project, AZ, August
2008, from left: Ed Copp,Manager, Business Continuity Management;
David Rousseau, SRP Vice President; Ken Waters, WCM, NWS, Phoenix;
Richard Hayslip, Associate General Manager, Environmental, Human
Resources, Land, Risk Management & Telecom.
Robertson County, TN, August
2008, from left. Robertson County EMA Director R.L. Douglas
and Will Jones. Photo by WCM Jerry Orchanian, NWS Nashville,
York County, PA, August 2008,
from left: Bruce Budd, Meteorologist-in-Charge, NWS
State College, PA; Kay Carman,
Director, Office of Emergency Management; Steve Chronister,
President Commissioner; Christopher Reilly, Vice-President
Commissioner; and Doug Hoke, Commissioner.
Carrollton, TX, July 2008
from left front: Fire Chief John Murphy; Honorable Ronald
F. Branson, Mayor; Bill Bunting, WFO Fort Worth, MIC; Joe Ellis,
Emergency Management Specialist. Back Row: City Attorney
Clay Hutchins; Councilmen Jim Hayden and John Mahalik
Florida Atlantic University, July
2008, from left: Sharlene Sookhoo, FAU Emergency Management Coordinator, Tom Donaudy,
Vice President of FAU Division of Facilities, and NWS Miami WCM Robert
San Juan County, NM, July 2008,
from left: EM Coordinator Don Cooper; County County Commissioners
Ervin Chavez, GloJean Todacheene and Keith Johnson;
County Floodplain Manager Michele Truby-Tillen; County Commissioner James Henderson;
County Chief Executive Officer Keith Johns; NWS Albuquerque MIC Shawn Bennett.
Orange County, CA, June 2008,
TsunamiReady, from left back: Jeremy Kirchner, Dana Point;
Todd DeVoe, Seal Beach; Tim Olsen, Seal Beach;Batallion Chief
Bob Brown and Brevyn Mettler, Huntington Beach; Ted Falencki,
Laguna Beach; Mike Rose, Dana Point. Front: Gordon A. Shanks,
Seal Beach; Charles J. Antos, Seal Beach; Mayor Joel Bishop,
Dana Point; Glorria Morrison, Huntington Beach; Katie Eing,
Newport Beach); Scott Diederich, Laguna Beach; Vicki Osborn
and Donna Boston, Orange County; Ed Clark, NWS-San Diego. kneeling,
Jim Purpura, NWS-San Diego.
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