Coconino National Forest and AZ Prescribed Fire Council
Vic worked as a USFS firefighter beginning in 1989 on the Arapahoe NF in Colorado. He worked on fire crews based in Happy Jack, Arizona; Reserve and Santa Fe, New Mexico and Missoula, Montana. He got his start in fire management in 1998 on the Santa Fe NF in New Mexico. He moved to the Kaibab NF, in Arizona, in 2000 to serve as a Zone Fuels Specialist. In 2008, he moved to the Coconino NF as the Forest Fuels Specialist. He received his B.S. in Forestry from Northern Arizona University in 1992. He continued at NAU to get his M.S. in Forest Science in 1998.