Contact Us

Emergency Help Now

The American Red Cross of Alaska is here when you need us most -- 24 hours a day. Red Cross emergency assistance is divided into the following categories:

24-Hour Emergency Coverage. To get help, please call:

Disaster Services:


Individuals and families affected by natural and man-made disasters in the state of Alaska.

Service to the Armed Forces:

1 (877) 272-7337

Call Toll-Free, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

For help with emergency communication messages in the Armed Forces

International Services:


Services for families separated by armed conflict, disaster or changing world conditions.

Safe and Well:
After an emergency, Red Cross can help connect loved ones searching for each other. Visit our national Safe and Well website to search for loved ones, or register yourself as safe and well.

Statewide Program Directors

Statewide Program Directors
Statewide program managers set guidelines and procedures for Red Cross programs throughout the state.

Regional Disaster Program Officer - Kelley McGuirk 24-hour disaster assistance for Anchorage vicinity and rural Alaska, statewide disaster preparedness and response, disaster response training.
(907) 646-5423 - Email Kelley McGuirk

District Director of Tanana Valley - Lori Wilson
Donations, fundraisers, media inquiries, publications, website, events.
(907) 456-5937 - Email Email Lori Wilson

Senior Disaster Program Manager-South Central - Celia Jackson
(907) 646-5407 - Email Celia Jackson

Disaster Program Manager - Michael Verrier
(907) 456-5937 - Email Michael Verrier

Disaster Program Manager Mat-Su & Kodiak - Bill Morrow
Donations, fundraisers, media inquiries, publications, website, events.
(907) 357-6060 - Email Bill Morrow

Disaster Program Specialist-South East - Andrew Bogar
(907) 463-5713 - Email Andrew Bogar

Red Cross Military Station Managers

For all after hours military emergencies, including all emergency communication messages: (877) 272-7337
Military Services Manager JBER - Christy Cook
24-hour emergency communications, deployment briefings, and additional support services for military families.
(907) 552-5253 - Email Christy Cook

Military Services Manager - Eielson Air Force Base/Fort Wainwright Army Post/Bassett Army Community Hospital - Exie Hutcheson
24-hour emergency communications, deployment briefings, Injured Soldier program, additional support services for military families.
Email Exie Hutcheson
Eielson Air Force Base - (907) 377-7339
Bassett Army Community Hospital - (907) 361-5685
Direct Line - (907) 646-5427

District Contacts

Contact Red Cross programs including: First Aid/CPR training, 24-hour disaster assistance, community disaster education, events and fundraisers for their respective districts.
Kodiak Island Disaster Services – Bill Morrow
610 Mill Bay Road
Kodiak, AK 99615
(907) 486-4040
Email Bill Morrow

Mat-Su Valley Disaster Services – Bill Morrow
851 Westpoint Drive, Suite B9
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 357-6060
Email Bill Morrow

Anchorage/Kenai Peninsula Disaster Services – Celia Jackson
American Red Cross of Alaska – Ann Stevens Building
235 E 8th Ave., Suite 200
Anchorage AK 99501
(907) 646-5407
Email Celia Jackson

Southeast Disaster Services – Andrew Bogar
3225 Hospital Drive, Suite 202
Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 646-5467
Andrew Bogar

Tanana Valley Disaster Services - Michael Verrier
3501 Lathrop Street, Unit G
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 456-5937
Email CMichael Verrier

Media Contacts

An American Red Cross of Alaska public affairs representative is available 24 hours a day, every day, to respond to inquiries from members of the media about our services and programs.
Media Contact:

Lisa Miller
Regional Communications Officer
Desk: (907) 646-5415
Cell: (907) 782-7520
Email Lisa Miller

    Red Cross experts are available for interviews about:

  • Armed Forces Emergency Services
  • Child Safety and Babysitting
  • Disaster Preparedness
  • Disaster Response - local, national, and international
  • Disaster Health Services & Disaster Mental Health Services
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • International Services (international disaster response, Measles Initiative, Geneva Conventions, Humanitarian Law)
  • Fire Safety
  • First Aid/CPR/AED
  • Fundraising
  • Military Services
  • Safety Tips (weather related, holiday related)
  • Volunteerism
  • Water Safety
National Media Inquiries: For national media inquiries visit the national American Red Cross press room