Contact Us

SCEMSS staff information is listed below. Our office hours are typically Monday – Friday 8-4:30 (closed holidays and weekends).

David J Mikolajczak, DO, FACOEP, EMS Medical Director 815-300-7427

Courtney McKibben, Director of Emergency Services 815-300-4820

William Kallal, Manager of EMS and Emergency Operations 815-300-7425

Marilyn Zanelli, Operations Coordinator 815-300-2900
Marilyn coordinates Agency and EMS Personnel system entry, initial licensure, relicensure, inspections, pyxis entry, good standing letters , special events, publications, and website maintenance.

Brian Baudek, Education Coordinator 815-300-2909
Brian coordinates the Paramedic Education Program, EMT program, NREMT testing and exam scheduling, as well as all other System educational programs and courses.

Jason Perine, Lead Instructor 815-300-7430 (shared phone)
Jason is the lead instructor for the Paramedic Education Program and assists the Education Coordinator with all other education programs and courses.

Cecil Pinder, Instructor & QA 815-300-7430 (shared phone)
Cecil assists the Education Coordinator with all education programs and courses and assists the Manager with QA oversight, call reviews, and EMS patient follow-ups.

Julie O’Rourke, AHA Training Center Coordinator 815-300-7589
Julie coordinates our American Heart Training Center and class registration for ACLS and PALS. Visit the “AHA CTC” page for more information. Julie will also assist with the Paramedic program and BLS, ACLS and PALS courses.


SCH destination code: 1027

Silver Cross EMS System office fax: 815-300-7917

Silver Cross EMS System telemetry line: 815-300-7908 *EMERGENCIES ONLY*

Silver Cross Hospital ER PCR and 12-lead fax: 815-485-4820

Silver Cross Hospital ER PCR and 12-lead email: