John serves on our board of directors and works in the areas of business development, policy, and technology. John trained as a paramedic in Fresno, CA while working under the Central California EMS Authority. After getting his start in the Central Valley, John relocated to San Diego County where he currently works as a critical care flight paramedic.
John brings tremendous strength to the Foundation from his experience in running prior startups, such as local employee labor associations, to his work with a health informatics startup in New York City.
John is a major advocate for the rising involvement of paramedics in California public health and community medicine. He sees paramedics as integral providers in the people-centered care of the future and is incredibly excited to foster collaboration between paramedic leaders throughout the state.
John is a proud alumni of the University of California, San Diego where he studied Human Biology.