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CMEMSC Bylaws: The Board of Directors shall number not less than eighteen nor more than twenty-five (25) of the 

Corporation's Members. The Board will be comprised of the officers of the Corporation, the Chairpersons of the standing committees, the Executive Director of CMEMSC, and the Medical Director, with the balance being made up of "at large" Board Members. At least two (2) of the Board members shall be from each of the five (5) designated EMS areas in Region II.


Name Affiliation Term Expires
Executive Director Edward McNamara, NRP CMEMSC N/A
Regional Medical Director Marc Restuccia, MD CMEMSC N/A
Immediate Past President Richard Ellbeg, RN West Boylston (First Responder) N/A



John Broach, MD



Vice President

Mark Olson




Paul Normandin, P

Southbridge Fire



Rebecca Collette, RN

St. Vincent Hospital


Committee Chairs

Medical Services

Andy Marino, MD Harrington Hospital 2020

EMS Training & Education

Timothy Kelly, EMT-I

Devens Fire


MCI Planning

Eric Otterson, PA

Umass Memorial-Health Alliance Hospital



Joseph Flanagan

Boylston Fire Dept. (First Responder)


Legislation & Community Relations

Ian Foucher

Consumer Rep

Board Members
 Russ Hall, EMT-P
Holden Fire (town) 2018
 Patty Norris, RN St. Vincents Hospital 2018
 Colby Fiske, EMT-P West Boylston Fire 2019
 William Kessler Uxbridge Fire 2019
 William McElhiney Mass State Police 2019
 Mark Di Fronzo Southbridge Fire 2020
 Adam Darnobid, MD Umass Memorial-Health Alliance Hospital 2020
 Margaret Diaz Bolton EMS 2020
 Eric Gordon MedStar 2020


105 CMR 170.103(D) Regional Council Membership & Meetings:

(1) Each Council shall be established through a fair and open selection process. It shall be structured so as to reflect equitably the entire geographic region, as well as the interests of the component entities of the EMS system. The Council shall be made up of at least ten persons, but no more than 35 members. At minimum, the Council shall have the following representation:

(a) one representing local governments;

(b) one designated by a hospital;

(c) one designated by a fire suppression service;

(d) one designated by a primary ambulance service;

(e) one designated by a law enforcement agency;

(f) one of whom is a licensed practicing physician with regular and frequent involvement in the provision of emergency care;

(g) one of whom is an emergency care nurse;

(h) one of whom is an EMT;

(i) one of whom is designated by an EMS first response service; and

(j) one of whom is a consumer

(2) Council membership shall reflect fairly and equitably representation from each geographic area throughout the region.

(3) Meetings shall be held with sufficient frequency to ensure execution of duties and functions and to ensure that adequate information is transmitted to and from the organizations, groups, professions, occupations, services, and/or disciplines and consumers represented by the respective Council members.

(4) All meetings, whether held separately or in conjunction with the Regional EMS Council, at which the business of the Council or Councils is conducted, shall be held as required by, and in conformance with M.G.L. c. 30A, § 11A, the open meeting law.