The Texas EMS Alliance’s Board of Directors

  • President      Jonathan Sell, Booker EMS (Booker)
  • President Elect   Jeff Mincy (Coryell Memorial EMS (Gatesville)
  • Membership at Large   Doug Hooten, MedStar, Fort Worth
  • Fire Based EMS Large   Dudley Wait, City of Schertz EMS (EMS) *
  • Fire Based EMS Small   Ricky Reeves, Lewisville Fire Department (Lewisville)
  • Governmental Large   Ernesto Rodriguez, Austin/Travis County EMS (Austin)
  • Governmental Small   Jason Tyler, Scurry County EMS (Snyder)
  • Hospital Based EMS Large  Tony Farmer, ETMC EMS (Tyler)
  • Hospital Based EMS Small  Brent Smith, Hopkins County EMS (Sulphur Springs)
  • Not For Profit  Keir Vernon, Harris County Emergency Corps (Houston)
  • Private EMS Large  Butch Oberhoff, Acadian Ambulance (San Antonio)
  • Private EMS Medium  Bobby Saunders, AMR (Amarillo)
  • Private EMS Small  Ryan Matthews, Trans Star Ambulance (Wichita Falls)

The Texas EMS Alliance’s Presidents

Jonathan Sell (2017-18) – Booker County EMS

Dudley Wait (2015-17) – City of Schertz EMS

Doug Hooten (2014-15) – MedStar Mobile Healthcare


The Fire Based EMS Large category is “at large” due to a lack of candidates in the summer 2017 election.