Kris Newcomb, BSN, PHRN
EMS System Manager
Kris is the System Coordinator. Kris is also the program director and dean of our CoAEMSP programs. She obtained her PHRN license in 2018. She received her BSN for Eastern Michigan University.
Dominic Antonacci, BSN, EMT
As the EMS QA Coordinator Dominic serves as a clinical quality resource for system members. The Coordinator develops and maintains EMS clinical quality tracking and reporting tools to enable the analysis of Performance and key indicators of clinical outcomes. The EMS QA coordinator facilitates performance improvement and the development of strategies to improve quality outcomes, regulatory compliance, improved continuum of care for patients. Dominic has a background in pre-hospital, hospital experience and clinical education.
Sandy oversee's the office operations. She is assist providers with licensure renewals and helps organize continuing education. She also performs various task to help keep the office operations running smoothly.
Brittany oversee's our education programs and helps maintain our CoAEMSP accreditation. Also coordinates all our clinical programs as well. Ryan is a Paramedic and is currently enrolled in nursing school.
Joel Gollnitz, AAS, EMT-P
Joel oversees our Paramedic program. He has been teaching paramedic classes for nearly 10 years. Joel is also a full time firefighter/paramedic.
Dawn Wilson, BS, EMT-B
Dawn oversees our EMT-Basic program at Heartland Community College. She has been working in EMS education for over 3 years.. Dawn has a Bachelor's degree and works full time at State Farm. . Dawn also works part time at Leroy Ambulance..
Jeff Kiesling, AAS, EMT-P
Jeff oversee's our hybrid programs and continuing education. Jeff has helped develop hybrid EMR course and ECRN courses. He is also integral in our continuing education programs bringing a wide array of experience to the office. He is a full time paramedic.
Dr. Shayla Garrett-Hauser MD
Dr. Garret-Hauser is a full time emergency room physician at Carle BroMenn Medical Center. Dr. Garrett-Hauser joined the EMS system in 2023
Dr. Julie Lewis, MD
Dr. Leiws joined the EMS System in 2020. She is a full time emergency room physician at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center.