As described on the What is ARES/RACES? page, we have 2 bosses.  RC Helton represents the RACES side.  He is the Emergency Manager for Yavapai County and reports through his management to the Board of Supervisors, although he also receives direction from the Department of Homeland Security through FEMA.  Dennis Bietry represents the ARES side and reports to the ARRL through the Section Manager Rick Paquette, W7RAP