Faculty and Staff


Charlie O. Erwin, Ed.D., NRP

Department Chair;
Interim Assistant Dean of Undergraduate Affairs;
EMS/BSEMS/PHS Instructor

Jason L. Brooks, Ed.D., NRP

EMS Bachelor’s Degree Program Director;
BSEMS Advisor;
EMS/Paramedic/BSEMS/PHS Instructor

Josh Coaker, BS, NRP

EMS Instructor

Joel T. Ellzie, BS, NRP

EMS Program Director;
Paramedic Instructor

Gregory Frazer, Ph.D., FASAHP

Professor, PHS Program

David F. Garmon, MA Ed.,  NRP

Executive Director, Alabama Gulf EMS System;
EMS/BSEMS/PHS Instructor

Lamar Green

Field Coordinator, Alabama Gulf EMS System

Amanda V. McDonald, MA, NRP

EMS/BSEMS/PHS Instructor

Kristen N. McKenna, BS, NRP

EMS Clinical Faculty

Will Montalban, BS, NRP

CME Program Administrator

Part-time Faculty

Brian K. Payne, MA, NRP

EMS Instructor

Administrative Staff

Melody Gray

Secretary V

Marla Snell

Secretary III

Stephen E. Bowden, MD

Medical Director