Jefferson County Search Dog Association Handlers
Click the pictures for the handler's photo page.
This roster is provided as reference only and may not reflect the current JCSDA human and canine personnel,
their latest training or their current certifications. Official personnel records are documented and on file with JCSDA.

Name & Rank Picture Training & Certifications Email
Nick Baughman
Rank: Team Member
Basic Search and Rescue
ICS-200 ICS for Single Resources & Initial Action Incidents
ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
IS-700 National Incident Management System
IS-800 National Response Framework
Advance Remote Wilderness First Aid
Canine First Aid
SARTECH II Certification
Amateur Radio Operator: KM4IRT

James Brown
Rank: Team Member
Basic Search and Rescue
ICS-200 ICS for Single Resources & Initial Action Incidents
ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
ICS-400 Advanced ICS for Command and General Staff
IS-700 National Incident Management System
IS-800 National Response Framework
Advance Remote Wilderness First Aid
Canine First Aid
Amateur Radio Operator: KJ4YIG
Donald Cook
Rank: Team Member
K-9: Fred
Basic Search and Rescue
Amateur Radio Operator: KM4YCE
Michael De Marco
Rank: Team Member
Basic Search and Rescue
ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
ICS-400 Advanced ICS for Command and General Staff
Amateur Radio Operator: KM4BKR
Bud Dixon
Rank: Colonel
K-9: Uffda
Basic & Urban Search and Rescue/Instructor
ICS-200 ICS for Single Resources & Initial Action Incidents
ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
ICS-400 Advanced ICS for Command and General Staff
IS-700 National Incident Management System
IS-800 National Response Framework
Advance Remote Wilderness First Aid
Canine First Aid
Amateur Radio Operator: KG4AFQ, Node 50027
James Hartman
Rank: Team Member
K-9: Foster
Basic Search and Rescue
ICS-200 ICS for Single Resources & Initial Action Incidents
ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
ICS-400 Advanced ICS for Command and General Staff
IS-700 National Incident Management System
IS-800 National Response Framework
Advance Remote Wilderness First Aid
Canine First Aid
Amateur Radio Operator: KJ4WWI
Holly Hatfield
Rank: Major
Basic Search and Rescue
ICS-200 ICS for Single Resources & Initial Action Incidents
ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
ICS-400 Advanced ICS for Command and General Staff
IS-700 National Incident Management System
IS-800 National Response Framework
Advance Remote Wilderness First Aid
Canine First Aid
Amateur Radio Operator: KC9OVW
Justin Hilliard
Rank: Team Member
Basic Search and Rescue
FAA Part 107 UAS Pilot ICS-100 Introduction to the Incident Command System ICS-200 ICS for Single Resources & Initial Action Incidents
IS-700 National Incident Management System
IS-800 National Response Framework
Amateur Radio Operator: WX4UAS
Pam Hogan
Rank: Sergeant
K-9: Raven
Basic Search and Rescue
ICS-200 ICS for Single Resources & Initial Action Incidents
ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
ICS-400 Advanced ICS for Command and General Staff
IS-700 National Incident Management System
IS-800 National Response Framework
Advance Remote Wilderness First Aid
Canine First Aid
Amateur Radio Operator: KJ4VTV
Ronnie Hogan
Rank: Major
K-9: Josie
Basic Search and Rescue
ICS-200 ICS for Single Resources & Initial Action Incidents
ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
ICS-400 Advanced ICS for Command and General Staff
IS-700 National Incident Management System
IS-800 National Response Framework
Advance Remote Wilderness First Aid
Canine First Aid
Amateur Radio Operator: KI4FNS
Beth Lankford
Rank: Team Member
Basic Search and Rescue
ICS-200 ICS for Single Resources & Initial Action Incidents
IS-700 National Incident Management System
IS-800 National Response Framework
Advance Remote Wilderness First Aid
Canine First Aid
Thomas Laylow
Rank: Team Member
K-9: Ace
Basic Search and Rescue
ICS-200 ICS for Single Resources & Initial Action Incidents
ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
IS-700 National Incident Management System
Amateur Radio Operator

Amy Lennerts
Rank: Team Member
Basic Search and Rescue
Amateur Radio Operator: KK4OJJ
Greg Linker
Rank: Team Member
Basic Search and Rescue
ICS-200 ICS for Single Resources & Initial Action Incidents
ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
IS-700 National Incident Management System
IS-800 National Response Framework
Advance Remote Wilderness First Aid
Canine First Aid
Amateur Radio Operator: KC9UPS
Tyler Manning
Rank: Team Member
K-9: Racer
Basic Search and Rescue
Vet Tech
Canine First Aid
Amateur Radio Operator: KK4OPE
Mandi Neidige
Rank: Team Member
K-9: Rocco
Basic Search and Rescue ICS-200 ICS for Single Resources & Initial Action Incidents
ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
ICS-400 Advanced ICS for Command and General Staff
IS-700 National Incident Management System
IS-800 National Response Framework
Licenced Nurse
Amateur Radio Operator: KD9IGE
Teri Reed
Rank: Major
K-9: Ranger
Basic Search and Rescue
ICS-200 ICS for Single Resources & Initial Action Incidents
ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
IS-700 National Incident Management System
IS-800 National Response Framework
Advance Remote Wilderness First Aid
Canine First Aid
Amateur Radio Operator: KC9OVW
Lee Root
Rank: Team Member
K-9: Chance
Basic Search and Rescue
ICS-200 ICS for Single Resources & Initial Action Incidents
ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
ICS-400 Advanced ICS for Command and General Staff
IS-700 National Incident Management System
IS-800 National Response Framework
Advance Remote Wilderness First Aid
Canine First Aid
Amateur Radio Operator: KJ4NAG
Darrell Roy
Rank: Team Member
Basic Search and Rescue
ICS-200 ICS for Single Resources & Initial Action Incidents
ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
ICS-400 Advanced ICS for Command and General Staff
IS-700 National Incident Management System
IS-800 National Response Framework
Advance Remote Wilderness First Aid
Canine First Aid
Amateur Radio Operator: KM4BNP

Cindy Staudenheimer
Rank: Team Member
Basic Search and Rescue
ICS-200 ICS for Single Resources & Initial Action Incidents
ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
ICS-400 Advanced ICS for Command and General Staff
IS-700 National Incident Management System
IS-800 National Response Framework
Advance Remote Wilderness First Aid
Canine First Aid
Amateur Radio Operator: KK4LMJ
Ashley Willoughby
Rank: Team Member
Basic Search and Rescue
IS-200 ICS for Single Resources & Initial Action Incidents IS-700 National Incident Management System IS-800 National Response Framework Advance Remote Wilderness First Aid
Canine First Aid
Amateur Radio Operator: KM4BMC

ICS/NIMS: National Incident Command System courses from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
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