Jeffrey Lindsey, Ph.D., PM, EFO, is a leading figure in emergency services with 30 years of experience in all areas of EMS and fire rescue. A former firefighter, fire chief, and paramedic, Dr. Lindsey is a Professor of EMS at St. Petersburg College. A nationally recognized figure in the emergency services industry, he also serves as the education coordinator for 24-7 EMS. Dr. Lindsey holds a doctorate and master's degree in Curriculum and Instruction, a bachelor's degree in Fire and Safety Engineering, and an associate's degree in Paramedic. He also achieved the Chief Fire Officer designation and completed the Executive Fire Officer program at the National Fire Academy. He was the 2011 recipient of the James O. Page EMS award, given annually to an individual who has had a positive, national impact on fire-service EMS management and leadership.