OC Fire Watch SOV 22

Published: April 12, 2022

OC Fire Watch

Honoree’s Name: CJ Stumpf-Barton

Award Category: Environment & Sustainability

Why This Volunteer is Extraordinary:

CJ Stumpf-Barton

CJ Stumpf-Barton has been an Orange County Fire Watch volunteer since 2019 and in barely four years and has volunteered over 300 hours for Fire Watch through OC Parks. She tirelessly deploys for Red Flag Warnings and post-fire assignments. CJ enthusiastically engages the public at outreach events sharing Wildfire Awareness messaging and has even assisted with training our volunteers by dressing up as an injured hiker including moulage make-up for volunteers to practice first-aid skills. Orange County Fire Watch appreciates CJ’s time and commitment to fire prevention for Orange County’s parks, roadsides, and open spaces.

Honoree’s Name: Fred O’Brien

Award Category: Environment & Sustainability

Why This Volunteer is Extraordinary:

Fred O'Briend

Fred O’Brien has been an Orange County Fire Watch volunteer for over 10 years through the Irvine Ranch Conservancy. He has volunteered over 260 hours for Fire Watch deployments and activities. Fred exemplifies the commitment of our Fire Watch volunteers that consistently deploy year after year through numerous Red Flag Warnings to assist with protecting and preserving our parks and open spaces. Orange County Fire Watch is thankful and appreciative for Fred’s dedication and numerous hours of volunteerism.