Dr. Christopher Coughlin is the Director of the Emergency Medical Services Program at Glendale Community College in Glendale, Arizona. Dr. Coughlin has been a NREMT paramedic since 1991 and was one of the country's first 850 nationally certified flight paramedics (FP-C). Dr. Coughlin graduated from Glendale Community College with an AAS in Advanced Emergency Medical Technology and a B.A. in Psychology. His M.Ed. in Adult Education is from Ottawa University in Phoenix, Arizona. His master's degree in educational leadership from Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, Arizona, and his doctorate in educational leadership from Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, Arizona. Capella University in Minneapolis, Minnesota, awarded her a bachelor's degree in professional studies.