Andy has been with RPA since July, 2014 after working for 11 years in the hospital environment. As a healthcare emergency manager for Danbury and Norwalk Hospitals, he coordinated comprehensive healthcare emergency management programs involving all aspects of preparedness, mitigation, response and recovery for “All Hazards” incidents and events. He has more than 28 years of EMS experience as both a volunteer EMT and career paramedic. Andy managed a private medical transportation service for five years and continues to practice as a clinical paramedic in Westchester County, NY.
In 2008 Andy co-founded the Healthcare Caucus of the International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM), a special interest group representing healthcare emergency management professionals. He also serves as President for Region 1 (New England) of the USA Council for IAEM.
He earned a B.S. in Biology from Syracuse University in 1992 and was Valedictorian of the 1995 Norwalk Community Technical College Paramedic Program. Andy serves RPA clients out of the Hartford, CT Office.
RPA, a JENSEN HUGHES company, is a team of fire, code compliance and emergency management experts, providing specialized technology and professional services to healthcare facilities throughout the United States and Canada. Since 1976, we have provided unparalleled service to thousands of healthcare facilities (more than 1,300 current clients) and train more than 200,000 healthcare leaders and staff on an annual basis.