EMS Technical Advisory Board (TAB)

Meetings
The EMS Technical Advisory Board serve as advisors and make recommendations to the EMS Executive Oversight Board (EOB) and to EMS providers in Whatcom County regarding operational, educational and logistical components of basic through advanced life support services.  Meetings are held on a regular basis.
  
Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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Members
 The majority of appointments are designated, however there are a few citizen representatives appointed jointly by the County Executive and the Bellingham City Mayor.
 
The TAB has 10 members. The joint appointments are for the following positions:
◦1 Hospital-Medical Community Member
◦1 Paramedic Training Education Provider

Member Roster

Members Association Email Phone
Gary Baar, Fire Chief Whatcom County Fire Chiefs   360-354-4400
Vacant Hospital/Medical Rep  

 

Bill Newbold, Fire Chief City of Bellingham Admin   360-778-8412
Rob Kintzele, Asst. Fire Chief Bellingham Fire Dept.   360-778-8466
Duncan McLane, Fire Chief WC/EMS Trauma Care Council   360-758-2411
Gary Russell, Fire Chief WC Fire Protection District 7   360-815-1613
Tyler Schroeder Whatcom County Admin   360-676-6717
Dr. Marvin Wayne Medical Program Director   360-778-8454
Therese Williams, BTC Paramedic Training Provider   360-752-8316
Rob Wilson, Division Chief What-Comm Dispatch Center   360-778-8900
EMS TAB Purpose
  The EMS Technical Advisory Board shall serve as advisors and make recommendations to the EOB and to Emergency Medical Service Providers in Whatcom County regarding operational, educational and logistical components of basic through advanced life support services.

 Authority
◦Whatcom County Ordinance 2013-074
◦ Whatcom County Code 5.04.08
 
Date of Formation
◦ December 10, 2013