Mike Lee

Mike Lee, a native of Chicago, graduated from Loyola Marymount University with a degree in Creative Writing. At LMU, Mike developed international and domestic volunteer trips and served as the Volunteer Coordinator for the Student Veterans Organization. Mike’s professional background is in advertising and marketing, and has experience in executing large print and digital campaigns for non-profit and tourism clients. He lives in Los Angeles where he thinks a lot about dogs, bourbon, and the Chicago Bears.

TR Wishlist

It takes a lot of gear and equipment to get the job done on a deployment.
Help outfit us with the right stuff.

Domestic Deployment Kit

Domestic Deployment Kit

This is the standard kit for any domestic deployment, whether it involves mucking out a flooded basement, chainsawing trees, or demolishing a home damaged by a tornado.

Includes: Grey Deployment Shirt, Red High-Visibility Vest, Hard Hat, Eye Pro, Gloves, Respirator, First Aid Kit, Boots

Cost: $100 | Purchase Domestic Deployment Kit »

Chainsaw Kit

Chainsaw Kit

If we could cut down trees with our hands, we would. We've actually tried. Chainsaw operations are the bread and butter of TR and we can hang with the best.

Includes: Stihl MS 261 Chainsaw, Chainsaw Maintenance Kit, Chainsaw Chaps, Faceguard, First Aid Kit, Gloves

Cost: $500 | Purchase Chainsaw Kit »

International Deployment Kit

International Deployment Kit

When the going gets tough, we send in our international-qualified volunteers. International ops require a high degree of skill, medical know-how, and self-sufficiency in order to work in inhospitable climates.

Includes: Medic Shirt, GoalZero solar charger, Sat Phone, SPOT Device, Garmin Rhino, Pack, One-man Tent, Headlamp, Litter, H2O Filtration System, 550 Cord, MREs, Medical Supplies, Helmet, Eye Pro, Gloves

Cost: $750 | Purchase International Deployment Kit »

Bike Kit

Bike Kit

What happens when you're loaded up with 50 lbs. of medical gear but your transport didn't show up at the LZ? Easy. You hop on your bike and get to the AO on your own. We use these kits to cover long distances during international operations and to quickly complete damage assessments during domestic ops.

Includes: Montague Paratrooper Folding Bike, Burley Bike Trailer, Helmet, Eye Pro, Gloves

Cost: $1,000 | Purchase Bike Kit »

Kind words from the community

I support Team Rubicon not only for the important job they are fulfilling by getting experienced first responders on the ground to disaster areas, but what they provide in allowing our veterans to use the leadership, operational, and technical skills