Michael Montgomery is a 20-year veteran of the Marysville (Ohio) Division of Fire as a firefighter/paramedic. He holds numerous technical certifications, including Public Safety Diver, Rope Rescue Technician, Swift Water Rescue Technician, and the organization’s head of Community Paramedicine. Additionally, Montgomery is licensed as a registered nurse with over 15 years of experience in orthopedics, emergency and flight. He is a preceptor and educator for The Paramedic Education Program at Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio. He holds undergraduate degrees from The University of Cincinnati, The Ohio State University and Excelsior College.