Ryan is a junior, from Griffith, IN, studying both Biochemistry and Neuroscience, as well as minoring in Spanish and Medical Sociology. Ryan has worked part-time the past two years for an Emergency Ambulance Service in Northwest Indiana. He first became a member of IC-EMS during his freshman year (2011-2012) and has since held the positions of Supervisor, as well as Training Director for IC-EMS. Ryan plans to graduate in May of 2015 and attend medical school. He has thoroughly enjoyed his time with IC-EMS due not only to patient contact experience, but also the personal friendships that he has developed with other IC-EMS members.
Emily is a senior, from Carmel, IN, majoring in Criminal Justice. This year will be Emily's fourth year as a member of IC-EMS. She started out in the organization as a First Aider during her freshman year, and then went on to become a state certified EMT through the emergency medical technician course offered at Indiana University. In past years, Emily has held the positions of Supervisor and Membership Director in IC-EMS. After graduation, Emily is looking forward to attending law school and plans to specialize in healthcare law. Emily enjoys getting to know IC-EMS members and learning about bits and pieces of the medical field through her conversations with the pre-medical professions students in the organization.
Holly is a senior from Floyds Knobs, IN and is currently studying Chemistry and Spanish, as well as pursuing a minor in Psychology. Holly joined IC-EMS her sophomore year (2011-2012), and worked as a First Aider for two semesters. She has worked as a volunteer at Lafayette Township Fire Department as an EMT-B. She worked last year as an EMT for IC-EMS and will continue this year as an EMT Supervisor. Holly plans to graduate in May of 2014 and plans on pursing a medical degree. She enjoys working with patients and developing new friendships with other members of IC-EMS, while at the same time caring for the well-being of the students and attendees at IU campus events.
Finance and Supplies Director
Audrey is a junior from Carmel, IN majoring in Biology with a Liberal Arts and Management certificate as well as minoring in Spanish and Psychology. She joined IC-EMS her sophomore year. IC-EMS enabled her contribute to the community, gain experience with patients, gain a healthy appreciation for Little 500 racing, and meet some awesome people who share those goals. After graduating, she next hopes to earn her master’s in Prosthetics and Orthotics.
Heather Blickenstaff is a sophomore double majoring in biochemistry and psychology. She is from Auburn, IN. She has been with IC-EMS for a year. She coordinates with the organizations for which IC-EMS works and coordinates with members of IC-EMS that sign up for the event. After graduation, she plans to attends IU Med-School and eventually become an ER trauma surgeon. She enjoys IC-EMS because of the hands on medical experience and leadership experience that comes from working the events as well as the friendships she has made with other members.
Josh is a junior from Danville, IN pursuing a major in Biochemistry and a minor in French. He plans to attend medical school following his graduation in May 2015. Josh has volunteered part time for two years with Wayne-township Fire Department on the west side of Indianapolis. He started volunteering with IC-EMS his sophomore year (2012-2013) during which he primarily served as an EMT supervisor. He has found serving with IC-EMS a fulfilling role that allows him to renew, sharpen and expand his ability to respond to emergencies as well as meet some of the most gifted and enjoyable people on this campus.
Laurel Boyd is a Human Biology major also minoring in Spanish, psychology, and anthropology. Originally from Fort Wayne, IN, she began attending Indiana University in 2011 and is now a junior. Laurel has been with IC-EMS since her freshman year. She hopes to attend medical school after graduation.
Special Projects Manager
Jessica is a senior from Noblesville, IN and is majoring in Anthropology with minors in Chemistry and Biology. She became a member of IC-EMS during her freshman year (2010-2011) as a first aider and has been with the organization since. She works for an ambulance company that provides the medical services for the Indianapolis Motor Speedway during the summer months. Jessica plans to graduate in May 2014 and attend either medical school or graduate school. IC-EMS has provided valuable patient contact experience and skills that will be useful after graduation.
Brian is a junior from Indianapolis, IN, majoring in Neuroscience and minoring in Entrepreneurship & Business Management. He became a member of IC-EMS his freshman year and has enjoyed designing/maintaining the website for the past two years. Brian’s leadership position in the organization has taught him valuable skills in effectively providing emergency medical services to the IU community.
Assistant Training Director
Emelie is a junior from Fishers, IN, majoring in Biology and minoring in Spanish. She has been involved with IC-EMS since her freshman year and has worked both as a First Aider and as a state certified EMT for the organization. Emelie plans to graduate in May of 2015 and then attend medical school. She has enjoyed all of the experiences that IC-EMS has been able to offer her, especially those involving patient contacts. More importantly, she has enjoyed the long-lasting friendships that she has been able to develop through the organization.
Julie is a senior, from Crown Point, IN, studying Biology, as well as minoring in Chemistry, Psychology and Classical Studies. She first became a member of IC-EMS during her sophomore year (2011-2012). Julie plans to graduate in May of 2014 and attend medical school. She has loved every minute of her time with IC-EMS because this organization has allowed her to learn and grow as an emergency care provider as well as meet new people who are also enthusiastic about helping others.