Dean Dow has been named president and CEO of the Regional Emergency Medical Services Authority (REMSA).
Dow replaces Jim Gubbels, who has retired from the organization.
Dow was named interim president and CEO for REMSA in January.
Dow previously was executive director of Care Flight, the emergency medical helicopter program of REMSA and owner of Drawing Board, LLC, where he assisted in the planning of strategic growth for ground and air medical services. He also helped develop and integrate external service lines with medical centers, including the nation’s largest hospital systems.
Dow earned his master’s degree in business administration at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Albany, N.Y. and his bachelor’s of science degree in organizational management and leadership at Friends University in Wichita, Kan.