Chief Executive Officer
Justin Duncan BS, NRP, CCEMT-P, FP-C serves as the Chief Executive Officer for Washington County Ambulance District. Chief Duncan holds a Bachelor of Science in EMS Administration and is currently a graduate student pursuing a Master of Science in Organizational Leadership degree.
Chief Duncan has a long history in EMS, serving as both a ground and air EMS Clinician. He obtained numerous certifications and designations, including the following: Nationally Registered Paramedic, Missouri Licensed Paramedic, Board-Certified Critical Care Paramedic and Board-Certified Flight Paramedic. Given Chief Duncan’s history of dedication to healthcare and passion for education, his career naturally progressed into both education and leadership. He has served as an EMS instructor, a line level supervisor, department manager, regional director, and now Chief Executive Officer.
In addition to overseeing Washington County Ambulance District, Chief Duncan serves as the President of the Missouri EMS Association (MEMSA), is a Board Member for the Missouri EMS Agent Corporation, and a member of the National EMS Management Association.
Chief Duncan has endeavored to maintain both breadth and depth in all his healthcare pursuits. He is a life-long advocate for EMS professionals, an ardent supporter of education, and is constantly looking for new ways to bring innovative therapies into the pre-hospital setting. He is particularly passionate about mobile integrated healthcare systems and the study of mechanical ventilation. Above all else, Chief Duncan is a dedicated servant leader and strives to support those who take care of the ill and injured.