Dan started out in the Emergency response field working for Pinal County Sheriff Department He received his Firefighter I & II certification through IFSAC (International Fire Science Accreditation Congress) in 2002 and National Registry EMT certification in 2003.
He continued by becoming a National Registry Paramedic in 2006 and served in the Army as Military Police from 2001-2003, where he was discharged on a medical discharge.
Dan worked for Southwest ambulance and Rural Metro Fire department for 11 years. He works for Peeples Valley Fire Department and has just been hired by Wittmann Fire Department as a Firefighter / Paramedic.
Dan currently instructs EMT, Paramedic, CPR, ACLS and PALS classes at Paradise Valley Community College. He started with Dr Carfagno in July of 2013 as his full time Paramedic and Metabolic Consultant.
Lyn moved to Arizona in January 1979 from New York. She received her certification in Medical Assisting that same year.
She did my externship with Pappago Buttes Pediatric in Scottsdale. She has worked in pediatrics, cardiology, family practice, was the Health Ministry Director at her church for 7 years, and assisted with troubled youth counseling before joining Scottsdale Sports Medicine.
Her areas of special interest are the Cardiac Cath Lab and Stem cell research. She has received certifications in Faith Health Ministry, Instructor in Bone Builders from U of A, Certified Emergency Response Team (CERT) with Tempe Fire.
She enjoys hiking, swimming, baseball, football and spending time with her family.
Katie's foundation in health and wellness started when she graduated massage therapy school in 2005. After several years of working as a massage therapist, she decided to further her education and completed her EMT basic and paramedic certification at Arizona Academy of Emergency Services.
She completed clinical rotations at various hospitals and fire organizations throughout the Valley. In the fall of 2011, Katie completed fire 1 and 2 certification through Central Arizona College. She has worked pre-hospital and in the emergency room as a paramedic for the last 5 years. She recently moved back to Arizona and joined the team at SSMI.