Faculty and Staff

All Barry EMT instructors are knowledgeable, certified emergency medical personnel, currently active in the field. They bring to the classroom and lab first-hand knowledge of all aspects of pre-hospital care combined with experience in teaching prospective EMTs.

EMS Medical Director

Joe Nelson, D.O.
State EMS Medical Director, Bureau of Emergency Medical Services

EMS Program Director

Michael R. Arena
Palm Beach County Fire Rescue District Chief (ret).

EMS Program Coordinator

Joshua Cornblit
Broward Sheriff Office Fire Rescue, Fire Paramedic