Contact the staff via email using staff AT

Our Polk ARES Staff Members


Emergency Coordinator – Mike Green, AG4LT  – AG4LT AT

AEC of Operations – Jim Stewart, W4XDS – W4XDS at

AEC Skywarn Operations – Christine Duez, KK4KJN – CDUEZ10 at

AEC Coordinator of Tech Support – Judson Bracewell, KJ4IDH – KJ4IDH at

AEC of Administration – (open)

Polk ARES Net Manager – Phil Grinker, N9BFA – n9bfa at

Polk ARES EOC Resource Manager – Rick Hoffman, NI4S – rickbet at

Polk ARES Training Manager – David Leyrer, K8HMF – davidleyrer at

Polk ARES Shelter Manager – (open)


Our Community Liaisons


Lakeland Police Department – David Zdanowicz, KI4WRX  – reb2006 at

Lakeland Regional Health – (open)

Heart of Florida Hospital – Patrick O’Neil, KI4CDY –  patrickboneil at