Board of Directors

Mr. David Simmons

Mr. John Spees

Mr. Mike Ellis

Ms. Belinda Martin

Mr. Ryan Earwaker


President: Hunnicutt Lindsay

Vice President: Jamie Wannemacher

SC Foothills Search & Rescue, Inc (SCFSAR) is a 501(c)3 non-profit corporation made up of unpaid professionals dedicated to providing the public with trained K-9 search and rescue team. SCFSAR is located in upstate South Carolina and can travel the region. Our dogs and handlers must be physically fit to, endure weather and terrain conditions night and day. Some of the Foothills SAR team credentials include:

  • CPR/AED/First Aid

  • First Responder

  • EMT

  • Paramedic


  • Land Navigation

  • Wilderness Operations & Mgmt

  • Search Management

  • Radio Communications

  • ICS 100, 200, 700, 800

  • Dive Team

  • Ropes Rescue

Each team member is continually advancing his/her education in all aspects of search and rescue.

Search team callouts should be handled through your local emergency agency. Please call 911 for all search emergencies.