Update from Aberdeen

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Bobbi Snethen

Bobbi hails from Madison, WI, and graduated from the University of Wisconsin where she studied journalism and strategic communication. Following a stint as a freelance reporter, she served as a public relations professional in the nonprofit sector working to enhance community service through storytelling and online engagement.

Roughly a dozen members deployed over the weekend and stood up the FOB at the Home Depot in Aberdeen, WA. The team is working alongside local emergency management agencies and NGOs as additional personnel make their way to town.

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FOB Sasquatch is located in the Home Depot parking lot in Aberdeen.

For the next week, strike teams are conducting damage assessments, muck outs, and debris removal for residents affected by recent flooding in Grays Harbor County. Members within 450 miles of Aberdeen, WA are encouraged to list their availability to deploy onĀ Operation: Come As You Are here.

Incident Commander and Navy veteran G-rod Aleshire briefs local Team Depot members.
Incident Commander and Navy veteran G-rod Aleshire briefs local Team Depot members.