Tim Dehnhoff – President
Tim started with SCVSAR in 1996, joining the Marysville Unit. In 1999, he was elected Marysville UnitÂ President and served in that capacity until 2003.Â In 2002, he was one of the founding members of the Operations Support Unit as has served as its president to date.
Tim is a “frequent mission responder” going on 18 years now, logging one of the highestÂ volunteer hour counts on missions for all of SCVSAR throughout the organization’s history.
Heidi McKeon – Vice President
Heidi serves as Vice President of the Operations Support Unit, a Unit Team Leader, and a DocumentsÂ Expert. Heidi is a “frequent mission responder”, logging one of the highest volunteer hour counts on missions for all of SCVSAR within the last few years.
Heidi and her husband, John, became involved with Search & Rescue after their son and two of hisÂ friends were rescued from a 6,300-foot perch on Three Fingers Mountain in August 2008.
InÂ 2012, she was awarded OSU’s highest award, The President’s Award, the description reading:Â “There needed most, delivering more than expected, helpful to all.”Â At the recent land slide in Oso, Washington Heidi was on station for 27 days following that tragedy.
Debra Draper – Treasurer
Debra Draper currently serves as Treasurer and assists in running the Food Van for OSU. Debra volunteered for 21 days during the 2014 Oso Mudslide that took 43 lives cooking and serving home cooked meals. The minute she stepped into the Food Van she knew exactly this is where she was meant to be and joined SCVSAR OSU. Debra is a frequent mission responder, logging one of the highest within OSU.
Janice Christian â Secretary
Unit, she responds to missions as Command Staff in support of the Incident Commander, primarily in documentation but is able to do Communications as well.
Janice has also supported the Unit in fundraising events with duties that include radio communicationsÂ and documentation for the event.
Scott Honaker – Member-at-Large
Scott manages special projects within the unit and is a Communications Expert. Professionally, he is a former manager at Microsoft and currently is the Communications Coordinator for the Snohomish County Dept. of Emergency Management (DEM).