Kathy is a Shippensburg native and a mother of 3 who currently holds a Lieutenant position in which she coordinates fundraising with the department, and is active with the hiring process of new employees/members.
Since 2007 Kathy also works as a certified Phlebotomist. Kathy has been with the department since 2006.
Robert “Van” VanScyoc
Van joined the Vigilant Hose Company in 1969 as a volunteer fireman and has been a member ever since, He was elected to the Treasurers position in that company somewhere around 1979 and is currently still the active treasurer for the department. He also currently holds the position of treasurer for the Shippensburg Firefighters Activity Center and the Shippensburg Emergency Services Building. He actively is the Financial Administrator for Shippensburg Area Emergency Medical Services. Van became an EMT in 1974. In 1976 he became employed with the Borough of Shippensburg where he worked as a laborer and soon joined the ranks of the Shippensburg police force where he retired Feb 1 2002 as a Sergeant, and remained as a part time officer.Over the years Van has received numerous awards for service and dedication in the Fire, EMS and police fields, He has extensive training in leadership and management, the use of numerous firearms, equipment, electronics, machinery, protective services, use of explosive devices, fire suppression, pump operations, operations of fire and rescue equipment
Timothy Knepp- Paramedic
Daniel Shaffer- EMT
Doug Wilburne- EMT
Brent Smiley- Paramedic
Austin Steinour- Paramedic
Justin Eberly- EMT
Daniel Dunsmoor- Paramedic
Kara DeBill- Paramedic
Brian Rutan- EMT
Tyler Rexroth- EMT
Bill holds the position of Field Training Officer at SAEMS. Bill oversees the field training, which includes the precepting program of new providers and vehicle operators. Bill also assist in the Quality Assurance/Quality Improvement process.
Senior Technician Barb Cohick- EMT
Sgt Timothy Knepp- Paramedic
Sgt Austin Steniour- Paramedic
Sgt Brent Smiley- Paramedic
Corp Daniel Dunsmoor- Paramedic
Corp Tyler Rexroth- EMT
Corp Brian Rutan- EMT
Corp Kara Debill- Paramedic
Connie currently holds the position of Captain here at SA-EMS. She has been a part of Shippensburg Area EMS since 2007, during this time Connie has developed the training center for SA-EMS through state of PA as well as a National accreditation. Connie is a nationally registered paramedic, tactical paramedic, and an instructor for many disciplines. She also holds a bachelor’s degree, with a concentration in Education and Management. Connie’s passion is education! In Connie’s off time she enjoys her family, friends, and dogs!
Back Row: Left To Right: Bill Naugle, Deb Ramsey, Steve Wolfe, Tom Moriarty
Front Row: Left To Right: Jerry Holtry, Cindy Varner, Joe Jones