2024 Advisors

WiES Advisors are the cornerstone of our mission, volunteering their expertise and industry insights to shape our programming, foster vital industry connections, and represent WiES at trade shows, ensuring our vision and purpose are not just envisioned but enacted.

Andrea Abbas MS, NRP, IC, CP-CEMS
Owner, The EMS Professional

Katie Arens
Vice President of Customer Access at Life EMS 

Lauren Starling
Billing Compliance Manager at Acadian Ambulance Service

Amy Gnojek, CPA, MPA, CACO
Founder/Principal Consultant at Apex360 

Michelle Anderson, BA
Director of Administration at Lakes Region EMS 

Sharon Taulbert

Deputy Director of Professional Services at Mecklenburg EMS Agency (Medic)


Scott Moore 
Owner at Moore EMS Consulting  


WiES Founding Advisors are volunteer roles with no financial interest 


WiES is staffed by Civica Management, Colorado’s largest association management company for nonprofit trade associations and professional societies. The company is privately held with its headquarters at 2851 S. Parker Road, Suite 1210, Aurora, CO 80014.

Learn more about Civica Management.

Ashley Montoya
Executive Director

Endsley Eggert
Marketing Manager

Julia Heitz
Membership Coordinator



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