Professional: COX HEALTH SYSTEMS, Prehospital Education Department
Certifications: Basic Life Support Instructor(BLS)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support Instructor (ACLS)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support Instructor (PALS)
Prehospital Trauma Life Support Instructor (PHTLS)
Defensive Tactics for EMS (EVE)
Instructor: First Responder
Educator/PI/QI–Prehospital Education Department, July 2012 – Present
COX HEALTH SYSTEMS, Prehospital Department, Springfield, Missouri, Based in Cassville, Missouri.
Prior: Manager, South Barry County Ambulance/Dade County Ambulance.
General management of 38 staff members. November 2001 to July 2012
Staff Educator – Cox Monett Hospital Responsible for organization, management of the scheduling of all classes necessary for all hospital staff.
Management of Healthstream program, MONA folders, and several
occupational health aspects. July 2011-July 2012
Additional: Missouri Emergency Medical Services Member
Past: Missouri Emergency Medical Services Board of Director
Professional: Southwest Missouri Critical Incident Management Team
National Emergency Medical Services Member
Activities: Paramedic/EMT preceptor-sponsor
Memberships: National Association of Emergency Medical Services Educators (NAEMSE)
Missouri Emergency Medical Services Association (MEMSA)
National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT)
Chairperson Barry County Child Fatality Review Panel
Education: Southwest Baptist University/Springfield Campus, Springfield, Missouri
Bachelor of Science degree in Business Emphasis in Marketing and Management. Graduated Cum Laude, May 1999.
Cox Health Systems Paramedic Program 1994 -1995
Received academic excellence award
Drury College, Springfield, Missouri. 1974 – 1975
University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri. 1971-1974
Community: Member, Washburn Church of Christ
Activities: Medical Officer, Washburn Volunteer Fire Department
Instruct Community BLS Programs Registered with Heart of America Bone Marrow Donor Program
First Impact Facilitator, July 2017