Deployments 2018

Start DateIncidentDescriptionAgencyTeamsRegion
01/02/2018Student FatalitiesTwo high school seniors were killed an an auto accident. HOPE teams deployed to the high school over a four day period.Kingsford (MI) High SchoolNicholas Meier and Kayak
Julia Meier and Ischgl
Laura Fruci and Paesano
Ann Dausey and Roxy
Karen Alvord and Charles
MWR
01/12/2018FuneralComfort and support to the families at the visitation and funeralIndianapolis Funeral HomeGayle Sprinkle and CharlieMWR
01/26/2018Student DeathComfort and encouragement to staff and students following the sudden death of a 5th grader as a result of complications from the flu.Bark River-Harris (MI) Elementary SchoolNicholas Meier and Kayak
Brenda Eagle-Ransom and Raven
Karen Alvord and Charles
MWR
02/12/2018Student DeathAssisted school social workers and counselors in notifying student population of the passing of a classmate.Grand Blanc (MI) High SchoolPam Bennett and QuincyMWR
01/31/2018 - 02/01/2018Teacher DeathComfort students due to teacher's deathGrove Middle School/Grove High SchoolCarolyn Ritchie & Daltry;
Jodi Smith & Daltry;
Bob Bernier & Savannah;
Jackie Martin & Stanford
PSW
02/08/2018Counselor DeathComfort students due to the loss of two counselors within a year. The second counselor passed away unexpectantly as they were still grieving over the loss of the first counselor.Bourgade Catholic High SchoolNatalie Widomski (TL);
Sharon Martin & Abby;
Marta Martella & Yodi;
Pam Reinke & Hope
PSW
01/31/2018 - 02/04/2018Montecito MudslideComfort and support to those affected by the mudslide at the LAC (Local Assistance Center); Santa Barbara Police Station and at a Memorial ServiceCAL OES/Santa Barbara OESLaWana Heald & Robby;
Sherry Buckbinder and Doc Barker;
Carol Betzer and Nikki;
Jan Aven &l Muffin;
Susan Harris & Izzy;
Grace Chen & Bagel
PSW
01/26/2018 - 01/27/2018Santa Barbara-Montecito MudslideComfort and support to those affected by the mudslides at the re-population center and LACCAL-OESKathy Felix & Cody;
Kristie Bret Harte & Lily;
Grace Chen & Bagel.
PSW
01/30/2018 - 01/31/2018Santa Barbara MudslideComfort and support those affected by the mudslides at the Santa Barbara LAC.Santa Barbara Disaster AssistanceCarol Betzer & Nikki;
Sherry Buchbinder & Doc Barker
PSW
01/12/2018 - 01/15/2018Montecito MudslidesComfort and support to those affected by the mudslide at a variety of locations including the Base Camp; Fire Station, "Drop Zone", LAC, and Vigil.CAL FireBette Caldwell (TL);
Bari Boersma & Star;
Steve Booth & Henry;
Chantal Chelin & Maverick;
Sara Jane Chelin & Bailey;
LaWana Heald and Robby;
Jodi Smith & Daltry
PSW
01/24/2018Route 91 Victims' Forum - Anaheim #1Comfort and support those that were in Las Vegas during the shooting. There were informational forums for victims and family members that were at the shooting.California Victim Compensation BoardSteve Booth & Henry;
Jodi Smith & Daltry;
Carolyn Ritchie & Elliott;
Pam Bertz & Rustee;
Nancy Coronadoo & Newberry
PSW
01/25/2018Route 91 Victims' Forum - Anaheim #2Comfort and support those that were in Las Vegas during the shooting. There were informational forums for victims and family members that were at the shooting.California Victim Compensation BoardSteve Booth & Henry;
Pam Bertz & Rustee;
Bari Boersma & Star;
Cathleen McMurran & Star
PSW
01/23/2018Route 91 Victims' Forum - VenturaComfort and support those that were in Las Vegas during the shooting. There were informational forums for victims and family members that were at the shooting.California Victim Compensation BoardSarah Jane Chelin & Bailey;
Chantal Chelin & Maverick
PSW
01/13/2018USAF Yellow Ribbon EventSupport families and friends at the USAF Reserve Command Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program for Airman and Families.USAF Yellow Ribbon Event Pam Reinke & Hope;
Diane Spence & Chloe (01/13);
Penny Summer & Lilly (01/13);
Marsha Sturm & Naelee (01/14);
Beth Ells & Cinder (01/14);
Wendy Guy & Stella (01/14)
PSW
01/09/2018Student DeathComfort and support students and staff after the death of a student.Chandler Unified School DistrictCindy Jacques & Yankee Doodle;
Sharon Martin & Abby;
Pam Reinke & Hope;
Marsha Sturm & Naelee;
Darlene Kellerman & Kozi
PSW
01/08/2018Student DeathPre-callout meeting to discuss details of events for the following day when students would be back to school after the death of a student.Chandler Unified School DistrictCindy Jacques & Yankee Doodle;
Sharon Martin & Abby
PSW
02/12/2018Student DeathComfort and support staff and students after the death of a student.Orange County Crisis Response NetworkBette Caldwell (TL);
Steve Booth & Henry;
LaWana Heald & Robby
PSW
02/15/2018Student DeathComfort and encouragement to students and staff after the death of a student.Kinross (MI) Alternative High School.Nicholas Meier and Kayak
Ann Dausey and Roxy
MWR
02/19/2018Student DeathComfort and encouragement to students and staff following the sudden death of a student who was a Fire Science/EMS major.Lake Superior State University Nicholas Meier and Ischgl (Day 1)
Brenda Eagle-Ransom and Raven
Nicholas Meier and Kayak (Day 2)
MWR