My dear friend David is a Bachelors prepared Critical Care Paramedic, Community Paramedic, educator and leader.
He began his career as a Dispatcher in the 1980’s, Christian Hospital NE/NW & Alton Memorial Hospital – EMS Manager 1988-2000, St. Louis Community College – Primary Instructor 1990-2002, MARMC – Paramedic 2000-2002, Valle Ambulance District – Paramedic 2000-2002, St. Francois County Ambulance District – 2002-Present.
Served on numerous boards & committees – American Ambulance Association, MAA, ADAM, MO EMS State Advisory Counsel.
Past president of MEMSA and long time board member.
Described as a compassionate clinician and a skilled leader.
Most importantly, David has two daughters, two granddaughters and another on the way.
We are so excited that you get to ride off into the sunset and enjoy the beach life. You’ve worked hard and deserve it.
One of my most favorite people in the world to fight with and fight along side.
With this, my friend, it is an honor and privilege to award you the 2023 presidential award for a career full of outstanding achievements.