Julie Boyd is KYK9's Situational Safety Flanker. As part of KYK9's search teams, she handles communication and safety issues.  Julie has attended  4 days of K9 Human Remains training with Matthew Zarrella and is highly proficient at reading the dogs and understanding scent evidence.  Julie is a former emergency management technician and is trained in hazardous materials handling. She has completed FEMA training for Incident Command System, ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incident, National Incident Management System and National Response Framework.