Symposium Committees

Program Committee

Gary R. Brown
Director
Virginia Office of EMS
Melissa Doak
Member-at-Large
York County Fire and Life Safety
Lori Knowles
Deputy Chief for EMS Operations
Stafford County Fire & Rescue
Warren Short
Chair
Training Manager
Virginia Office of EMS
Jason Ferguson
Central Virginia Community College
Karen Owens
Virginia Office of EMS
Debbie Akers
Vice-Chair
ALS Training Specialist
Virginia Office of EMS
Robin Foster, M.D.
VCU Medical Center
Tim Perkins
Virginia Office of EMS
Marcia Pescitani
Second Vice-Chair
Vendor Hall Manager
Donna Galganski-Pabst
Consumer,
James City County Fire Department
Steve Rasmussen
Virginia Emergency Nurses Association,
VCU Medical Center
Bill Akers
Southwest Va. Community College
David Justis, M.D.
Riverside Urgent Care
Ray Whatley
Northern Virginia EMS Council
Jennie Collins
Member-at-Large
Jim Kelly
Member-at-Large
Virginia State Police – MedFlight I,
Chesterfield Fire & EMS
Allen Yee, M.D.
Consumer,
Operational Medical Director,
Chesterfield Fire and EMS

 

Steering Committee

Gary R. Brown
Symposium Chairman,
Director, Virginia Office of EMS
Terry Coy
EMSAT Coordinator, Symposium AV Coordinator
Virginia Office of EMS
David Jolly
Symposium AV Coordinator,
Curriculum/QA Chief
Virginia Department of Fire Programs
Scott Winston
Symposium Co-Chairman,
Assistant Director, Virginia Office of EMS
Tristen Graves
Public Relations Assistant
Virginia Office of EMS
George Merix
Office Manager
Western Virginia EMS Council
Warren Short
Program Committee, Chairman
Symposium Training Section Chief
Training Manager, Virginia Office of EMS
Irene Hamilton
Executive Secretary Senior
Virginia Office of EMS
Daniel Norville
Norfolk Fire/Rescue, Battalion Chief
Debbie Akers
Program Committee Vice-Chair,
ALS Training Specialist
Virginia Office of EMS
Adam Harrell
Business Manager
Virginia Office of EMS
Marcia Pescitani
Vendor Hall Manager
Program Committee Second Vice-Chair
Frank Cheatham
Symposium Logistics Section Chief,
HMERT Coordinator
Virginia Office of EMS
Marian Hunter
Public Relations Coordinator
Virginia Office of EMS