TrotSAR Mounted Search and Rescue Team, Inc
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|Tomi Finkle||2||Operational/Mounted Searcher||Charles County||MD||Marshall|
Tomi` Finkle (T-2) hails from a small farm in Charles County, Maryland. She joined the team in 2000 and is a certified SARTECH-II (a nationally recognized certification of NASAR), a NASAR Mounted SARTECH-III, a graduate of the USAF National Search & Rescue Schoolís Inland SAR Planning Course and is certified in Wide Area Search. She was elected as the Teamís Commander on January 2006.
Tomií is no stranger to the First Responder Community and is a retired federal law enforcement officer (25+ years of service) and has an extensive background in emergency preparedness, disaster recovery, preservation of evidence and wilderness first aid. She is also certified as a lead evaluator and SAR instructor for the National Association for Search & Rescue (NASAR). Tomií has been honored with State Awards in Maryland and Virginia for her services in search and rescue and has presented SAR topics at National conferences across the USA and in Iceland.
Tomi` enjoys competing in judged trail ride events and has received numerous ribbons and awards in that riding discipline. Tomi has been on scores of missions and events that span from the Allegany Mountains in elevations over 4000 feet to the tidal flats of the eastern shore of Maryland. She rides western on a 15 hands tall, Buckskin registered Missouri Fox Trotter gelding named Marshall.
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Last Updated: Sunday, March 13, 2016 11:54 PM