Michael “Gybbs” Ochs was named as the Explorer of the Year for 2006. Mike received an award from the mayor and city council at a recent meeting. Mike is currently the the Vice-President of Administration and has been elected to that position for two years. He previously was appointed as a Trustee and later as the QuarterMaster. He has served as a team leader during both state and national competitions. Mike has been a member of the explorer post for four years.