Firehouse Contributor

Scott Tomek and Nicole Olson

Scott Tomek, MA, EMT-P has been a paramedic for 25 years with 23 of those at Lakeview Hospital EMS in Stillwater, Minnesota. He is a faculty member with the Century College Paramedic Program and wrote the curriculum for and served as the interim director of their Public Safety degree program.  He is a frequent contributor to EMS Magazine, a frequent presenter at EMS conferences in the Mid-West, and an educational consultant to fire and EMS services. He can be reached at scott.tomek@century.edu

Nicole Olson is an undergraduate student at Mankato State University where she is majoring in Health Science with a minor in psychology. Her areas of interest are childhood obesity, nutrition, and endurance sports. She is an accomplished sub-4 hour marathoner. She can be reached at nicole.olson@mnsu.edu