Director of Operations
Cristy Jorgensen joined the Cascade Healthcare Services team in September of 2014 as the Program Manager of Fire & EMS otherwise known as the PreHospital Education & Evaluation Readiness Solutions (PEERS) Program. Cristy spent 13 years working with the Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District in the Training Division and 4 years with the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority coordinating programs such as California State Fire Marshal FSTEP and CFSTES Classes, FEMA Urban Search & Rescue Training, the California Regional Fire Academy, EMT and Paramedic
Programs and special events through organizations such as Cal Chiefs Annual Conference, NAEMSE Level I and II Educator programs and regional recruiting events.
Cristy's passion for the fire service started at a young age when her father became a volunteer firefighter with the Meeks Bay Fire Protection District in Lake Tahoe.
Shawna recently moved to the Bay Area from Portland, Oregon. She has her associates degree in medical office administration.
She enjoys spending free time with her young boys, Jordan and Jackson.