Matt Racicot is a Forest management major has been a member for 3 years on the crew. Has worked in urban forestry.
Oliver comes from Palos
Hills, IL and a heavily outdoors based childhood. He is a Forest Management
undergraduate at UW-Stevens Point and has been a member of the UWSP Fire Crew
since 2011. He worked as an arborist aide climbing, cutting, and managing trees
at the Morton Arboretum in Lisle, IL. He’s been on fires and burns with the
Crew in Wisconsin, Florida, and Oklahoma. He is working the 2013 fire season on
the Boise National Forest in Idaho on a type II Initial Attack handcrew for the
U.S. Forest Service.
Sara is a Wildlife Ecology Major with a Captive Wildlife Minor. She has a 10 year structural backgound and Currentlly serves on the Plover Fire Department.
Jordan was born and raised near Janesville, WI. He is a Junior majoring in Forest Managment and Fire Science. Jordan has been on the crew for 3 years.
Wilderness First Responder
Brian is from Rockfall Connecticut and is a Junior at UWSP. He is studying Wildland Fire Science and Urban Forestry. He worked as an EMT in Hartford CT for five years as well as the Middlefield Volunteer Fire Department. He will be working at Rocky Mountain National Park as a Backcountry ranger for the 2013 season.
Kenny was born and raised in Eagle River, Wisconsin. He is pursuing a major in Forest Management and a minor is Soil Science. He has served on the crew for 2 years and has previously participated in a winter burn trip in Northern Florida with the Park Service.