Emergency Medical Dispatch Committee

Membership and Meetings

The Emergency Medical Dispatch (EMD) Advisory Committee advises the Maine EMS Board about EMD issues and recommendations affecting the State’s licensed EMD Centers and Emergency Medical Dispatchers. Meetings are held in January, April, July, and October on the 3rd Thursday of the month at 9:30 AM.

All meetings are open to the public, with the exception of those portions that may be conducted in executive session in accordance with Maine Law 32 M.R.S.A. § 90-A(3) and 1 M.R.S.A. § 405(6)(E) & (F)

All meetings are held at Maine EMS, 45 Commerce Drive, Suite 1, Augusta, ME 04333.  Meetings are typically held in the Champlain conference room.  Directions are located here.


A variety of resources related to Maine EMD Program can be found here.

Committee Members

The Chair of the EMD Committee is Stephanie Gibbs.

Name Position
Stephanie Gibbs Knox County RCC, Chair - ED-Q Involved in Case Review
Bill Holmes Cumberland County RCC, PSAP Manager
Vacant At-Large
Kathy Blagdon Lincoln County 9-1-1, EMD Director
Brian Gregoire Brunswick Police Dept, Line EMD - PSAP
Dan Mayotte Vassalboro First Responders, Delta Ambulance, EMS Agency Manager
Peter Daigle Portland FD MEDCU, EMS Field Provider
Laura Downing Sagadahoc County RCC, Maine EMS Board Representative
Dave Gardner Saco Police Department, EMD Non-PSAP
Carolyn Dodge EMD Non-PSAP Provider of Medical Dispatch
Vacant Physician Representative (Ex officio)
Support Staff (non-voting)  
Melissa Adams, EMD-Q Maine EMS EMD Coordinator