The Texas EMS Alliance’s membership elected the Board of Directors on August 5, 2015.


  • President      Dudley Wait, Schertz EMS, Schertz
  • President Elect   Jonathan Sell, Booker EMS, Booker
  • Membership at Large   Doug Hooten, MedStar, Fort Worth
  • Fire Based EMS Large   Jeff Mincy, Coryell Memorial EMS, Gatesville*
  • Fire Based EMS Small   Ricky Reeves, Lewisville Fire Dept.
  • Governmental Large   Ernesto Rodriguez, Austin/Travis County EMS
  • Governmental Small   Vacant
  • 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
  • Private EMS Large  Butch Oberhoff, Acadian Ambulance
  • Private EMS Medium  Bobby Saunders, AMR
  • Private EMS Small  Ryan Matthews, Trans Star Ambulance, Wichita Falls

The Fire Based EMS Large category is “at large” due to a lack of candidates in the summer 2016 election.