ad hoc ems Advisory Committee

This committee discusses and analyzes the EMS Services located throughout Bayfield County to search for potential problems and solutions.

Final Report:

Follow the link to view the Ad Hoc EMS Advisory Committee Final Report (PDF).

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

Most Recent Agenda (PDF) | View All Agendas and Minutes


  • Larry Fickbohm
  • Brett Friermood
  • Rob Puls
  • Sandy Raspotnik
  • Eric Neff
  • Colleen Beagan
  • Michael Lang
  • Steve Sandstrom, Chair
  • Lyn Cornelius
  • Jan Victorson, Vice-Chair
  • Dan Vaillancourt
  • David Larson
  • Scott Kluver
  • David Trudeau

Alternate Members

  • Gary Victorson
  • Beverly Steele
  • Clyde Clauson
  • Tam Hofman

Advisory Members

  • Mark Abeles-Allison, County Administrator
  • Lynn Divine, County Clerk
  • Kelly Pederson, UW-Extension Community Development Educator
  • Meagan Quaderer, Emergency Management Director
  • Paige Terry, Clerk III

Helpful Information

The following are materials that individuals may review to better understand rural EMS systems as well as how the Bayfield County EMS functions.


The following two items were presented at the recent League of Municipalities Conference:

Bayfield County EMS Resolutions:

In 2021, the Bayfield County Board of Supervisors approved two separate resolutions regarding Bayfield County EMS.  The first resolution approved was in support of changes in state regulations and legislation to support rural EMS Agencies, and the second was to support the formation of the Ad Hoc EMS Advisory Committee.  Both resolutions can be viewed below: