Contact Us

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

During this staffing transition please contact Marilyn for all operational and CTC questions and Bill for all education and QA questions. Dr Dave should be contacted for any immediate patient care issues in the field and Kathy Delapaz for all administrative questions.

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

Kathy Delapaz, Emergency Services Administrative Director 815-300-4830

OPEN, EMS System Manager

Marilyn Zanelli, AAS, NREMT-P, 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.  Find more detailed information on the “Operations”, “Licensure”, “System Entry” and “Good Standing Letter” pages.

William Kallal, CCEMT-P, Education Coordinator 815-300-7425
Bill coordinates the Paramedic Education Program, EMT program, NREMT testing and exam scheduling, and oversees our ACLS, PALS and PHTLS/ITLS courses. Visit the “Courses” page for more information.

Open, QA/CE Coordinator, Instructor
Instructor coordinates the System CE program through “Moodle”, the EMT Program, assists the Education Coordinator with all courses, and assists the System Manager with Quality Assurance and EMS patient follow-ups.

Mary Iverson (interim), AHA Training Center Coordinator, Instructor 815-300-7589
Instructor coordinates our American Heart Association Community Training Center and class registration for ACLS and PALS. Visit the “AHA CTC” page for more information. Instructor assists with the Paramedic and EMT programs as well as the BLS, ACLS and PALS courses.