Justin Corns, Contract and Workforce Operations Coordinator
Justin works to coordinate Lomakatsi Ecological Service’s contracts and workforce for fire and fuels projects including wildfire suppression and prescribed fire. He has an extensive background in the fire service both in the wildland and structurally, having spent over 6 years as a volunteer firefighter as well as a career wildland firefighter.
Justin has played a role with many companies ranging from private contract wildland firefighting, structural firefighting to working for the State of Oregon. Prior to working at Lomakatsi he worked for the Oregon Department of Forestry Southwest District for 5 years, most recently operating as a Forest Officer leading their 14-person Initial Attack Wildland Fire Protection Association (WFPA) Hand-crew. He has extensive safety experience and was previously certified as an EMT-B.