|Governor appoints, reappoints for GETAC
The Governor´s Office notified the Office of EMS/Trauma Systems in June of the following appointments to the Governor´s EMS and Trauma Advisory Council. All terms expire January 1, 2016.
Nora Casteneda-Rivas, of Harlingen, is a new appointment to the Council representing the general public. Casteneda-Rivas is marketing director for Treasure Hills Imaging Center, which provides CT scans, MRIs and other advanced technology imaging.
Ryan Matthews, of Holiday, was reappointed to represent EMS private providers. Matthews is president of Trans Star, Inc., a private EMS provider.
Robert M. Vezzetti, MD, of Austin, is a new appointment representing pediatricians. He is an attending physician in pediatric emergency medicine for Dell Children´s Medical Center.