Board Members

Becoming a Board Member:

One of the best ways to get involved in EMS in Kentucky is to apply to become a Board Member for the Kentucky Board of Emergency Medical Services. The Board is made up of 13 individuals from around the state from different interests. The Board is a volunteer board, with only expenses being covered.

Term: 3 Years Compensation: Expenses Only

In order to become a Board Member, you must apply through the Kentucky Governor's Boards and Commissions Office. They accept applications through their website linked below. Check with the Boards and Commissions Office to confirm deadlines and the application process. Board Members are appointed annually every September.

Boards and Commissions Website

Executive Director of Boards and Commissions
Office of the Governor
700 Capitol Avenue, Suite 132
Frankfort, KY 40601
Fax: (502) 564-2647

 

Phil Dietz Picture

Phil Dietz, Board Chairman

Representing: Fire service based ground ambulance provider who is a certified emergency medical technician or licensed paramedic. 

Term Expiring: September 19, 2022

Adrienne Shelby Bryant Photo

Adrienne S. Bryant (Ex-officio)

Representing: Emergency Medical Technician - Basic, who works for a government agency but is not serving in a educational, management, or supervisory capacity.

Term Expires: September 19, 2020

 Tracey Franklin Photo

Tracey L. Franklin

Representing: Emergency medical services educators.

Term Expires: September 19, 2020

William Haugh Photo

William C. Haugh

Representing: Hospital Administrators

Term Expires: September 19, 2020

 Walt Lubbers Photo

Walter Lubbers, MD

Representing: Trauma surgeon or physician licensed in Kentucky having a primary practice in the delivery of emergency medical care. 

Term Expires: September 19, 2019

Kevin Neal Photo

Kevin Neal (Ex-Officio) 

Representing: County Judge/Executive from a county that operates, whether directly or through contract services, a licensed Class I Ground Ambulance Service.

Term Expires: September 19, 2021

James Lee Photo

James H. Lee

Representing: Citizen having no involvement in the delivery of medical or emergency services.

Term Expires: September 19, 2019

 Ashley Powell

Ashley Powell

Representing: Publicly operated ground ambulance provider who is a certified emergency medical technician or licensed paramedic. 

Term Expires: September 19, 2019

 Tim Price Photo

Timothy G. Price, M.D.

Representing: Physician licensed in Kentucky serving as medical director of an advanced life support ambulance service. 

Term Expires: September 19, 2020

 Michael Reynolds Photo

Michael K. Reynolds

Representing: Advanced Life Support ambulance provider who is a certified emergency medical technician or licensed paramedic. 

Term Expires: September 19, 2022

Chad Scott Photo

Chad Scott

Representing: Privately operated ground ambulance provider who is a certified emergency medical technician or licensed paramedic. 

Term Expires: September 19, 2022

Robbie Smither Photo

Robbie Smither

Representing: First Responder, certified emergency medical technician or licensed paramedic. 

Term Expires: September 19, 2021

David Webb Photo

David Webb

Representing: Licensed Air Ambulance Service provider who is a licensed paramedic. 

Term Expires: September 19, 2022