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Our members and their K9 partners!


Adam joined the team in 2013. He currently serves as a land searcher. Adam is NASAR SAR TECH II certified and has a strong interest in man tracking, emergency preparedness and wilderness survival. 


Jay is a charter member and an Associate/Support Member for SARTWC and contributes greatly with her skills as the Team's Secretary. Jay is the primary facilitator of our Hug-A-Tree and Survive programs.

Her safety tip: "If you get lost, stay in one place. This will make it easier for searchers to find you!"

Jerry is a charter member of SARTWC. He assists the team at base on emergency call-outs.

Jerry's safety tip: "Always hike with a friend!"

Jon is nationally certified as a NASAR SAR Tech II and brings extensive search experience with him. He is also a Ham Radio operator. His specialty is land searching and he is always eager to contribute his knowledge to our team. Jon is pictured here with his companion, Beauty.

Kathy comes to us with extensive experience from a SAR team in Alaska. Her background is in forensic anthropology. She is a SAR Tech II. Her K9 partner Tara was nationally certified in trailing and human remains detection and is now retired. She is training her newest dog, Elvis who just earned his K9 Good Citizen Certification.

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Kevin (K2FN) is a SAR Tech III Member and a Ham Radio Operator. He contributes to the Team by setting up and managing our communications network.

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Lou has earned his NASAR SAR Tech II certification.


Misty is a Charter Member of SARTWC. She is certified as a NASAR SAR Tech II and also has her PA DCNR FTL certification, NASAR SAR Tech II Mantracker certification, and her ham radio license (KD2CYE). An experienced K9 handler, she started in trailing with Shadow who has gone to the "Rainbow Bridge." Her next dog who has also gone was Saber who was active as a trailing dog and had been deployed in the field. 

Her safety tip: "Fully charge your cell phone before going into the woods or carry an extra battery with you."

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Nick is a SAR Tech II and holds a variety of Incident Management Certificates and this is backed up by years of experience with the Office of Emergency Management. He is a ham radio operator He is also a qualified UTV operator and has certifications in rope rescue.

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Reyna and “K9 Zackie-O”:  Reyna is certified as a SAR Tech II. Reyna started her adventures in handling K9s with her late dog, K9 Zackie-O. Reyna is now starting her new puppy, Indie to become a search dog, focusing on human remains detection.

Rich holds a NASAR SAR Tech II certification.  He is actively training his K9 partner, Angus to be a trailing dog. Angus recently received his Canine Good Citizen certification which is one of the first steps to becoming an active search dog.


Rich is a dedicated Support Member and is a Charter Member. Rich has earned his ham radio license (KB3ZQE). Rich is also works at base on searches helping to coordinate emergency responses.



















Tom has earned his SAR Tech II and has an avid interest in Mantracking. He can often be found hiding from the search dogs during training. 


Wick maintains his First Aid and CPR training to be able to provide support functions for the team. He can be found hiding during team training sessions.

Henry is a SAR Tech II who also has an interest in ropes and survival skills. He comes to us with a background in the Boy Scouts. 

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The Search and Rescue Teams of Warren County mourn the loss of Quint Reiff, one of our newer members who added so much to our team. In addition to Quint's extensive outdoor knowledge, we will miss his friendliness, generosity and willingness to assist in whatever needed to be done for the team and on call outs. Quint's upbeat personality and his ready smile were always welcomed at searches, training and meetings.

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