Mark Postma

Location:

Sunstar - Pinellas County, Florida

Position:

Chief operating officer - Sunstar, Vice president - Paramedics Plus

Biography:

Mark Postma has served as the Chief Operating Officer for the Paramedics Plus Sunstar operation in Pinellas County, FL since the award of the contract in October, 2004. Mr. Postma has been involved in EMS since becoming an EMT at age 16. He joined Paramedics Plus in 2004. He is the recipient of the Iowa Governors Safety Award, named one of the Top Business Leaders in the Quad Cities, served on the Board of Directors of the Iowa EMS Association and is the immediate past chairman of the Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services.

The Sunstar operation he directs was awarded the Florida Sterling Award for quality in 2009. In 2011, Mr. Postma was appointed Vice President of Paramedics Plus.

Mr. Postma was awarded the Volunteer of the Year in 2012 by the YMCA of North Pinellas County

Education:

Mr. Postma holds a Master’s of Science in Health Services Administration, is an EMT-P and former NAEMD dispatcher.