Regina joined EMS MC in January 2016 bringing over 33 years of experience in EMS regulatory oversight and administration. Regina worked for the Office of EMS for over 22 years before retiring. She held position of Regional Specialist, which included inspections, regional exams and technical assistance to EMS providers; Regina served as an advocate for EMS providers in the General Assembly to include grant funding for community paramedicine programs and other important legislative issues affecting EMS. At EMS|MC, Regina continues to serve as a strong advocate for EMS agencies across the nation, working in conjunction with other state EMS agencies on reimbursement matters and related topics. Regina holds a Bachelor of Science from East Carolina University as well as public administration from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She was recognized as the Tar Heel of the Week by the Raleigh, NC News and Observer, was awarded the Pinnacle Award for Emerging EMS Leaders by Fitch and Associates and was the recipient of The Order of the Long Leaf Pine Society Award in November 2015.