Board of Directors

Our Founder

Kip Teitsort- President & CEO

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Founder, DT4EMS
Veteran Paramedic and Police Officer
3rd Dan American Karate
Guru Kali-Silat
Certified Police DT Instructor

Our Medical Directors

Dr. Newton

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Dr. Mike Smertka

MD/PhD
Educator
Researcher
Lecturer
Former firefighter/paramedic

Our Board of Directors

Brett Peine- Public Affairs

Director of EMS
Missouri Southern State University
DT4EMS Instructor-Trainer
Bachelor of Science in Biology/Physics
EMS Instructor/Coordinator
Paramedic
Commissioned Law Enforcement Officer
Tactical Medic

Thad Torix- Vice President

DT4EMS Instructor- Trainer
EMS Instructor – Clinical Coordinator
Missouri Southern State University
Department of Emergency Medical Services
Veteran Police Officer, Paramedic & Flight Paramedic

Matthew Lopez- Marketing

DT4EMS Instructor- Trainer
Director of EMS Outreach
HCA North Florida Division
BS in Business Administration
MS in Emergency Management and Organization
Veteran FF/EMT

Jason Brooks- COO

DT4EMS Advanced Instructor
Bachelors in Applied Science
Critical Care Paramedic/Firefighter
Managing Partner MHEC Inc.

Koury Eways- Secretary

DT4EMS Instructor- Trainer
Cpl. Durham County Emergency Medical Services
Veteran Paramedic
Firefighter
Tactical Paramedic
EMS Instructor
Field Training Officer

Matthew Quinn- IT

DT4EMS Advanced Instructor
Fire Chief- Keeler Township Fire & Rescue
Critical Care Paramedic
EMS Instructor
Managing Partner MHEC Inc.

Lindsay Teitsort- CFO

Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (Ultrasound Tech)