Meet our Team

Tampa Bay Health & Medical Preparedness Coalition

Executive Board Members

Dan Simpson, FPEM
Chairman
FDOH / RDSTF-4

Robert Dexter
Voting Member
Baycare / South Florida Baptist Hospital

Dan Johnson
Voting Member
R-4 State Medical Response Team, Commander

John Scott, RN, EMT-P
Voting Member
Aeromedical Transport Representative

Dr. Beth Girgis, MD
Voting Member
Private Practice Physicians Representative

Geoffrey Cordes
Voting Member
Out-patient Services Representative

Todd Hockert
Voting Member
Citrus Emergency Planning Committee (ESF-8)

Glen Baker
Voting Member
Pasco ESF-8 Consortium

George Haley
Voting Member
Hillsborough Health Care Coalition

John Meyer
Voting Member
Hardee ESF-8 Group

Don Smith
Voting Member
Polk County ESF-8 Health & Medical Coalition

 

Dr. Ulyee Choe
Co-Chair
FDOH / RDSTF-4

Asst. Chief Nick LoCicero
Voting Member
Regional EMS Representative

Bob Murphy
Voting Member
Long Term Care Facilities

Gayle Guidash, MPH
Voting Member
FDOH / Pinellas

Pete McNally, FPEM
Voting Member
Regional Emergency Management Representative

Linda McKinnon
Voting Member
Behavioral Health Representative

Position Open
Voting Member
Sumter County ESF-8 Group

Dirk Palmer
Voting Member
Pinellas CHAMP

Michael Harnish
Voting Member
Manatee ESF-8 Coalition

Catherine Edmisten, RN
Voting Member
Hernando COAD

Ron Andrews
Voting Member
Home Health Care Community Representative

Regional ESF-8 Planning Advisory Group Members

Ryan Pedigo

Steve Castonguay

Ashley Hoskins

Vivian Hartzell

Jennifer Brandow

Jennifer Chatfield, DVM

Regional County Standing Committee Leaders

Citrus Emergency Planning Group (ESF-8)                                          Patrick Boyd

Sumter County ESF-8 Group                                                                  Keegan Johnson

Pasco ESF-8 Consortium (PasESF8Con)                                                Glen Baker

Pinellas Coalition for Health & Medical Preparedness                    Dirk Palmer

Hernando Community Organizations Active in Disaster                Cathie Edmisten, RN

Hillsborough Health Care Coalition                                                     George Haley

Polk ESF-8 Health & Medical Coalition                                                Don Smith

Hardee ESF-8 Group                                                                                Vivian Hartzell

Manatee Coalition for Health & Medical Preparedness                 Michael Harnish