Governor McAuliffe Announces EMS Advisory Board Appointments

Governor McAuliffe announced additional appointments to his Administration today. The appointees listed below have been named to the EMS Advisory Board and will join McAuliffe’s Administration focused on finding common ground with members of both parties on issues that will build a new Virginia economy and create more jobs across the Commonwealth.

  • Samuel T. Bartle, MD* of Richmond, Assistant Professor, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Dreama Chandler* of Rural Retreat, MedCom II, Roanoke Memorial Emergency Department
  • Jason D. Ferguson*of Daleville, Battalion Chief, Botetourt County Department of Fire & EMS
  • Jason Ferguson, MA, NRP of Lynchburg, Assistant Professor, Public Safety Programs Head, Central Virginia Community College
  • Julia A. Marsden*of Burke, former Vice President of Sales and Marketing for the Washington, DC division of Balmar Printing and Graphics
  • Chris Parker, BSN, RN, CFRN, CEN, NRP* of Lynchburg, Faculty, Central Virginia Community College; Flight Nurse – Centra One
  • Jethro H. Piland, III MPA, NRP of Mechanicsville, Chief, Hanover Fire Emergency Medical Services
  • Valerie Quick, MSN, RN, EMT-I, NCEE of Scottsville, Prehospital Program Coordinator, University of Virginia Health System
  • Charlotte Tyson, MHA BSN, FACHE of Salem, Chief Operating Officer – LewisGale Regional Health System

*denotes reappointment