Lindsay Ellison has more than 22 years of experience in EMS in Cocke County.
During her time in Cocke County, she has worked to strengthen relationships between the ambulance service and local first responder agencies. In 2017, she developed an emergency medical responder program with the Newport Fire Department and is currently in the planning phase for a second course with the Cocke County Fire Department to start in June. She also manages annual training programs for the Newport Police Department and Cocke County Sheriff’s Department.
Lindsey began her EMS career in 1999 when she received her EMT certification from Walters State Community College and received her Paramedic certification in 2001. Working for various agencies, she has served patients in Cocke County for more than 22 years.
A lifelong resident of Cocke County, she graduated from Cocke County High School. Cocke County EMS is a family affair. Her father was a paramedic in the county for more than 40 years.