The EMS Professional
EMS Programs Manager/Paramedic/Consultant
Andrea is the owner and author of The EMS Professional. With over 20 years of EMS industry experience in various leadership roles including Field Training Officer, Supervisor, Quality Assurance & Compliance Manager, EMS Director, and Programs Management Andrea is skilled in system management, training, education, administration, and project management. She has work experience in frontier, rural, suburban, and urban EMS systems. In addition to her leadership experience, she brings years of experience working in the ambulance and emergency department. Andrea holds her National Registry Paramedic license, Community Paramedic certification and Instructor Coordinator license in addition to her formal education and degree’s. Her unique consulting approach is detailed, honest and highly personalized. Andrea offers a variety of EMS leadership courses to EMS agencies and departments. She’s an avid blogger, national speaker, podcaster, and consultant.
Today, Andrea also holds the position of EMS Programs Manager with the Michigan Center for Rural Health (State Office of Rural Health) and continues to work part-time as a paramedic locally.