Executive Committee

Our Association Officers serve for a one-year term that begins on July 1st each year. These officers together with our appointed EMS Commissioner and Immediate Past-President makeup EMSAAC's Executive Committee. For information on how the Association selects its officers, please go to Nominating Committee.

As of March 8, 2021:


President: Travis Kusman

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Travis Kusman is EMSAAC’s President-Elect and Director of EMS for San Mateo County.  He also serves as the RDMHC for the CA Governor’s Office of Emergency Services Coastal Mutual Aid Region.  Kusman has over two decades of experience as a healthcare provider and leader in emergency medical services, beginning his career as a lifeguard and volunteer EMT, and later serving in senior-level executive leadership roles in both the public and private sectors. When he is not at work, he enjoys traveling and the outdoors, including camping, scuba diving, biking, and hiking.

President Elect: Vacant

Secretary: Nicholas Clay

Treasurer: Vickie Pinette

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Vickie Pinette is EMSAAC's Treasurer and the Executive Director for Sierra-Sacramento Valley EMS for 22 years. Her region covers nine Northern California counties and 19,719 square miles, an area larger than 9 of our 50 states!  When not at work Vickie enjoys spending time with her grandsons, skiing, and road trips visiting the National Parks.

Past-President: Kristin Weivoda

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Kristin Weivoda served as EMSAAC’s President and is the EMS Administrator for Yolo County.  In Yolo she also oversees Emergency Preparedness and Mass Care/Sheltering. Six years ago, she was tasked by Yolo County to create their own county EMS agency and system, which is one of her biggest career accomplishments. Before her time in Yolo County, Kristin has been in EMS nearly 20 years: a firefighter/paramedic, medical device sales and education, and air medical, and finally an educator.

EMS Commissioner: Kristin Weivoda

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Kristin Weivoda represents EMSAAC on California's Commission on Emergency Medical Services and was appointed to a first-term on the Commission by governor Gavin Newsom in February 2021. She is also the EMS Administrator for Yolo County, Regional Disaster Medical Health Coordinator for Region four (IV),  and a past President of EMSAAC, and currently chairs the Association's Legislative Committee.

Upcoming Events

EMSAAC 2021 Conference

06-02-2021 - 06-03-2021
Online: Virtual Conference

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