Command Staff


From daily ambulance responses, to paramedic course curriculum; from telephone pre-arrival instructions, to fleet & equipment maintenance; from Community Paramedic home visits, to marathon start/finish line coverage, the Hennepin EMS Command Staff are responsible for maintaining and growing all aspects of our enterprise.

Chief of Hennepin EMS

With the assistance of the EMS leadership team, Chief Martin Scheerer is responsible for all aspects of the EMS department, while directly overseeing the divisions of Operations and Education.

Assistant Chief

The Assistant Chief directly oversees the divisions of Communications, Special Operations, and Community Programs.

Deputy Chief

Our Deputy Chief team oversees specific divisions of the department.

Battalion Chief

The battalion chief serves as the direct report from front-line staff and manages most daily functions of our various divisions.