McCandless-Franklin Park Ambulance Authority Board

Members

  • Robert M. Burkley
    Term Expires: December 2019
  • Mark V. Matera
    Term Expires: December 2018

Overview

The McCandless-Franklin Park Ambulance Authority (the "Ambulance Authority") is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established in 1977 for the purpose of providing emergency medical responder services to the residents of McCandless and Franklin Park. Services to Marshall, Pine and Bradford Woods were contracted starting in 1979. The Ambulance Authority Board consists of 7 members five from McCandless and two from Franklin Park. 

Duties

Board members serve five-year terms. The board member duties include: 

  • Approving expenditures
  • Approving minutes
  • Formulating key decisions
  • Fundraising
  • Overseeing those business decisions which fall outside of the day-to-day business of the Ambulance Authority
  • Setting policy

Best Suited

The Executive Director of the Ambulance Authority, has indicated that board members with upper management experience have worked best in the past.