The NAFTC welcomes Ron Haun as Events Coordinator. Ron initially joined the NAFTC as the Events Coordinator in November 2004 on a temporary basis, and in March, he was hired as a full time employee.
Ron brings a lot of experience with him to this position. He was a Sergeant with the Long Beach Police Department in Long Beach, California for 24 years. During the last five years of his Law Enforcement career, he was assigned to the Police Departments Special Events Detail.
Ron provided traffic and crowd control, in addition to property and event security for all Special Events. He assisted in the planning and implementation of various major motion pictures, the filming of commercials in the city of Long Beach, as well as large events, such as the Long Beach Grand Prix, the Long Beach Marathon, and numerous large parades and festivals.
As the NAFTC’s Events Coordinator, Ron is responsible for the successful execution of NAFTC meetings, events, training classes, travel, and other activities related to NAFTC functions.
Rebecca Hayes signed-on with the NAFTC in June as the new Writer / Editor. A Morgantown native, she has returned home after spending 8 years in Denver, Colorado working as a Senior Technical Writer and Project Manager for Qwest Communications. Rebecca received her Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from Concord College, and brings years of media experience to the NAFTC with previous employment at Morgantown’s WCLG radio and with NBC news in Florida. As the Writer / Editor for the NAFTC, Rebecca will be responsible for overseeing the writing and production of news releases, instructional presentations, external communications and curricula editing.