Jon Guill (TRC Oklahoma Affiliate)
- Age: 35
- Started Chasing: 2014
- Tornados seen: 12
- Largest Rating Chased:EF3
- Closest distance: 1 mile
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Jon is currently 35 years old. Jon grew up in a small Southeast Oklahoma town called Wilburton, and now resides in a small Southwest Oklahoma town called Elgin...
Jon had a passion for weather at a very young age, but after High School, chose to enlist in the United States Army instead, where he served 12 years Active Duty. Jon is the founder of Texoma Storm Trackers, which are also Weather-Ready Nation Ambassadors. Texoma Storm Trackers are based out of Elgin, Oklahoma, and assist in tracking and reporting weather events for Texas and Oklahoma. Jon is currently attending Colorado Technical University out of Colorado Springs, Colorado for his Bachelors of Science in Criminal Justice – Homeland Security and Emergency Management to bring together his certifications in Community Emergency Response Team (CERT), Oklahoma Medical Reserve Corps (OKMRC), Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), First Aid, and CPR. Jon works as a Personal Care Assistant at Lawton Public Schools Special Education, and chases storms on his down time. Jon’s other hobbies include building models, learning more about the weather, spending time with his family, and thinking of more ways to help people with public safety.
- Why do you Chase?: "It’s all about public safety, warning the public of severe weather, and getting everyone to safety on time.” Jon now provides weather updates for the city of Elgin, Oklahoma where he and his family reside."