John Gee exemplifies what it means to be a Red Cross volunteer. John's friendly personality, ear to ear smile, and warmth and courteousness stand out to all volunteers and clients he engages. The Red Cross is fortunate to have such a versatile, dependable and reliable volunteer in John Gee based out of Alameda and Contra Costa County. As an Instructor Aide, John is the Gold Standard. As an instructor, John takes the time to personally greet each class participant, ensures all participants are ready and prepared, and answers questions readily and positively. John is a committed volunteer, always on time, prepared, and accurate in his work. As a Disaster Action Team (DAT) member John has signed up 57 shifts and demonstrated continuous interest in volunteering as an Emergency Response Vehicle (ERV) driver. John is also our highest participating Home Fire Preparedness Campaign volunteer in the entire district, having volunteered for 8 of our 9 installation events to date. Fellow volunteers say John is a delight to work with and his commitment to his work and the customers is exceptional.