Howell appointed interim director of EMS

Staff report

June 6, 2014

ELIZABETHTOWN — Bladen County Emergency Services Director Bradley Kinlaw has announced the appointment of David Howell Jr. as the Bladen County EMS Division’s interim director.

Howell has served as captain for Bladen County EMS since March 2013, supervising logistical operations for the agency, and assisting with quality improvement.

“Howell is well-respected in the agency for his professionalism and management skills,” Kinlaw said.

Howell has served the North Carolina National Guard since 1993 as a sergeant 1st class for an armor platoon. As Bladen County’s interim director of EMS, he will directly manage the EMS operations.

“I am pleased to have Howell serving in this important role on an interim basis,” Kinlaw said. “His leadership experience and management skills will be an asset to Bladen County EMS.”