Rusty Gilpin


EMS Education Program Director, Gordon Cooper Technology Center

Rusty Gilpin BT, NRP is the EMS Education Program Director for Gordon Cooper Technology Center and oversees all of the adult allied health program offerings at Gordon Cooper Technology Center. In 2013 Mr. Gilpin received an Innovation Award from the Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education for his work in scenario based education and was named Gordon Cooper Technology Center's Adult Program Person of the Year.

He currently serves as the National Registry of EMTs (NREMT) representative for the state of Oklahoma, the National Association of EMTs (NAEMT) advocate for the state of Oklahoma, and co-chair of the Education Committee for the National Association of Emergency Medical Service Educators (NAEMSE).

Mr Gilpin was the director of EMS Operations for Medic One Mobile Intensive Care and has worked as a field paramedic for more than 25 years.