Kalamazoo County R.A.C.E.S.

When All Else Fails

Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service

KCR Staff

Pat Wright, Director, Office of Emergency Management (OEM)
Pat is the Emergency Manager for Kalamazoo County.

Gary Wightman WA8MCD, County Emergency Coordinator and Radio Officer
Gary is the top RACES officer and directs RACES member activities for Kalamazoo county.  Gary also leads the Skywarn program for Kalamazoo county.

John Mathieson AC8JW, Assistant EC/RO
John is an Assistant EC and Assistant Radio Officer

Garrett Kaltenbach KC9LVT, Assistant EC/RO
Garrett is an Assistant EC and Assistant Radio Officer

Hal Thomas N8HAL, Assistant EC/RO, Admin Coordinator
Hal is an Assistant EC and Assistant Radio Officer and is also responsible for administrative functions for RACES such as Policy and Procedures, Member Communications, Records and Application processing. 
Hal is also a Exec Board Member of the EOC for OEM and responsible for the Warnings, Communications and Logistics annexes.