Board of Directors


The Commission’s Board of Directors includes representatives of six national EMS-related organizations:

* AMERICAN AMBULANCE ASSOCIATION (AAA)
* AMERICAN COLLEGE OF EMERGENCY PHYSICIANS (ACEP)
* NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF EMS PHYSICIANS (NAEMSP)
* NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF EMTs (NAEMT)
* NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF STATE EMS OFFICALS (NASEMSO)
* NATIONAL EMS MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION (NEMSMA)

With liaison representation from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

Board of Directors


Jon Howell, Chair
CEO, Huntsville EMS, Inc (HEMSI)
Representing: AAA
Dale Berry
Dale Berry, Vice Chair
President Emeritus, Emergent Health Partners
Representing: AAA
Dennis Rowe
Dennis Rowe, Treasurer
Director of of Government and Industry Relations,
Priority Ambulance
Troy Hagen
Troy Hagen, Secretary
CEO, Care Ambulance Service
Representing: NEMSMA

Kristopher Lyon, MD, FACEP

Medical Director, Kern EMS County
Representing: ACEP

Kathy J. Rinnert, MD, MPH, FACEP,

University of Texas/SW Medical Center at Dallas
Representing: NAEMSP
Mark Meijer
Mark D. Meijer
CEO, Life EMS, Inc.
Representing: AAA

Thomas Fennell
Regulatory Officer, Mayo Clinic Ambulance
Representing: AAA