AEMS current Board vacancies are listed below. We are accepting nominations from those whom are eligible and interested.
AEMS is seeking nominees for State Committee vacancies listed below that involve Central Region representation. If you are interested in any of these State Vacancies, it is important that you be actively engaged with AEMS.
Please complete the Board of Governors nomination form located at the bottom of this page for the position you are interested in and eligible for, including the State Committees. Nominations MUST be submitted by December 13th in order to be placed on the ballot.
The election will be held during the AEMS Board of Governors meeting on December 18th. All nominees are expected to attend this Board meeting so they may be introduced to the Board and present their background and interest in serving. Thank you for your interest.
*AEMS Board of Governors Vacancies:
- Chair, AEMS Board of Governors
IMPORTANT: Nominees for Board Chair must currently serve on the AEMS Board of Governors.
RESOURCES TO HELP YOU BETTER UNDERSTAND THE ROLE AND EXPECTATIONS OF BOARD CHAIR:
IMPORTANT: The Election will be held during the AEMS Board of Governors meeting on December 18.
**State Committee Vacancies
- EMS Council - Local EMS Coordinating System – Central Region Representative
- EMS Council - Central Region, Emergency Medicine Physician Representative
- State Trauma Advisory Board – Central Region Representative
- Pediatric Advisory Council for Emergency Services (PACES) - AEMS representative
- Protocols, Medications & Devices Committee - One Regional Representative
- Trauma and EMS Performance Improvement Committee (TEPI) - Prehospital EMS Coordinator (NAEMS/AEMS)
For Board of Govenors vacancies:
*Trauma Center refers to State of Arizona Designated Level 1 or Level 2 facility providing enhanced trauma care, and categorized as such.
*Non-Trauma Center refers to a facility that is not a State of Arizona Designated Level 1 or Level 2 Trauma Center.
*Administration means an individual that has programmatic responsibilities and budgetary authority.
*If a position involves a recommendation by a professional association, we do require a letter from the association acknowledging your nomination.
For State Committee (Central Region) vacancies:
**For State Committee vacancies, AEMS selects the best person based on merit AND to serve as our recommended candidate. State has final approval of the candidate selected to serve in these positions.
**STAB position appointed by AZDHS Director. EMS Council positions appointed by Governor.
**Protocols, Medications, and Devices Committee positions appointed by the BEMSTS Medical Director.