The Stanley Payne EMS Leadership Award

Presented by Betty Jo Payne (center) and Rick Payne (right) 

to  Scott Stephens of Gilmer County Fire and EMS


Dr. James H. Creel Jr. EMS Pioneer Award

Presented by Joel Dishroon of Childrens Hospital

to Scott Radeker Director of Hamilton EMS

The Mike Miller EMS Educator of the Year Award

presented by Dianne McClung, Jaycee Robinson, Jaxson Robinson  and Vickie Johnson

to Buck Alday of Bartow County EMS

Dr. Virginia Hamilton Special Achievement Award

presented by David Loftin  to Kurt Stunkel, CEO of Floyd Medical Center. Accepting for Mr. Stunkel is Bud Owens (right)


Thanks to our sponsors: Cartersville Medical Center, Southeastern Emergency Equipment, Hamilton Medical Center, Erlanger/Childrens Medical Center, Metro Atlanta Ambulance, Airlife Georgia, Northwest Georgia EMS Systems Inc., Northside Hospital Cherokee, Redmond Regional Medical Center and Bartow County EMS

2018 Awards Banquet Committee: Brandon Duncan/Jan Tidwell - co-chairs; Tommy Sanders; Carlton Firestone; Heather Clement, LaRay Harris and David Loftin.