washington state sEARCH AND RESCUE 



Chris Long is the Emergency Management Director for Washington State at Camp Murray.  He has served as vice=president since Dec 2015. 

Secretary - Jordan Spencer

Lt. Cyndie Fajardo works for the Pierce County Sheriff's Office and works with FEMA as part of the Urban Search and Rescue team.

Treasurer - Cynthia Fajardo

Washington State Search and Rescue Coordinators Association (WSSARCA) is made up from professional coordinating organizations in the state of Washington involved in the conduct of search and rescue. The Washington State Search and Rescue Coordinators Association provides a statewide forum for communications, coordination, and cooperation among search and rescue coordinators with the purpose of improving our collective ability to respond effectively to life-saving missions. This is carried out by policy recommendations, education, training, mutual aid, and legislative actions affecting search and rescue.

By-Laws and Meeting Minutes


Vice-President - Chris Long

President - Trent Stephens


April 13th, 2017

1100-1300 hours

Location: The Quality Inn,

1700 S. Canyon Road,

Ellensburg WA, 98926

Training Topic: 

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Deputy Jordan Spencer works for the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office and is currently the primary SAR Coordinator. Jordan has been the Secretary of WSSARCA since 2013.




  Trent Stephens is a Sgt with Pierce County Sheriff's Department's Search and Rescue  Team.  He is also a member of the FEMA Urban Search and Rescue-WA-TF1.  Trent has served as president of WSSARCA since Dec 2015.