Kupono McDaniels, Youth and Volunteer Program Coordinator at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park (HAVO) and Rebecca Embree Support OPEN

Since well before 2013 and to this day, Kupono McDaniels Guides OPEN’s activities and education program work with HAVO and hosts several OPEN international distance learning events and hosts global programs on Volcanoes and Emergency Services and Disaster Response related applications.

Rebecca Embree joins OPEN as volunteer and liaison to support resilient lava destroyed Kua O Kala School on the Big Island. Rebeca also supported OPEN Education programs before, during and after that major 2018 eruption of Kilauea. Rebecca introduces OPEN to Stacey Welch survivor of the eruption disaster and OPEN distance learning event co-host Jeff Judd – one of few survivors who fell into a lava river.