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Lord Fairfax EMS Council Mission Statement
The mission of the Lord Fairfax EMS Council is to promote a regional community-based emergency medical services (EMS) network that reduces premature death and disability from acute illness and injury through the coordination of local EMS resources. Our mission will be accomplished through teamwork, dedication, customer friendly staff, quality training, and by efficient and cost-effective operations.

Lord Fairfax EMS Council Mission Statement

Latest News

Council Presents Annual Awards

megan lecompteOn Wednesday, June 20, 2018 the Council presented its annual Regional EMS Awards at Joe's Steakhouse in Front Royal, VA. These winners will go on to compete for the state awards later this Fall. The winner of this year's $1,000 scholarship for Outstanding Contribution to EMS by a High School Senior was presented to Meghan LeCompte, a volunteer with Warren County Fire & Rescue Department. Meghan is planning to attend ECPI University this fall and wants to get her RN and Paramedic! More


New Regional Field Coordinator Announced

don goffThe Council is pleased to announce the addition of a new Regional Field Coordinator. Donald Goff brings over 27 years of experience in EMS as a NREMT-Paramedic and Firefighter and worked for large departments such as Fairfax and Stafford County. He's also an AHA BLS instructor and in his spare time, he's a Board certified Hypnotist. Don lives in Winchester with his wife and three sons and will begin his tenure on July 9, 2018. 


Council Announces New EMS Systems Coordinator

john petrieThe Council is pleased to announce the addition of John Petrie to the staff as the new EMS Systems Coordinator. John retired from Prince William County Fire & Rescue as Battalion Chief and Paramedic. John holds a wide variety of certifications & licenses including Instructor III & Officer IV from the VA Department of Fire Programs. He received his Master of Arts in Disaster & Emergency Management from American Public University in 2010. John will begin his tenure on June 1, 2018. 


Arrival of New AHA Training Center Coordinator

a manzioneIt's with great pleasure that we announce the arrival of our new AHA Training Center Coordinator. Anthony Manzione will assume his duties with us on May 11, 2018. Anthony has been an AHA instructor for the past two years, an EMS provider since the 1980s, is retired from the FAA, & is currently a volunteer at Shawnee Volunteer Fire Company in Winchester. In his spare time he also works for Valley Medical Transport. He'll keep the same e-mail address, which is This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Feel free to stop in and meet him soon! 



Staffing Change

Effective May 18, 2018, Kendra Sours has resigned her position as EMS Systems Planner to accept a training position closer to home and her family. We would like to thank Kendra for her 5 ½ years of service and dedication to the Council and its programs and for helping us achieve considerable enhancements to the EMS system within the Lord Fairfax EMS Council region during her tenure.

The Council is in the process of announcing the job opening for a full time EMS Systems Coordinator and hopes to have the position filled late May or early June. Please feel free to contact the Executive Director, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , if you have any questions. 


New CPR Classes Just Announced!

New Healthcare Provider & Heartsaver CPR classes have just been announced for April thru June! For a complete listing, click here.


Latest Events

BLS For Healthcare Provider CPR
August 19, 2018 (13:00 - 17:30)
BLS For Healthcare Provider CPR
August 29, 2018 (17:00 - 21:30)
Heartsaver First Aid w/Adult CPR & AED
August 30, 2018 (12:30 - 17:00)
BLS For Healthcare Provider CPR
September 01, 2018 (08:00 - 12:30)
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