MEET OUR TEAM
DEDICATED INSTRUCTORS; SAVING LIVES ONE CLASS AT A TIME
Zach is an American Heart Association Instructor He is a licensed EMT and a full time 911 Dispatcher. Zach has also been a volunteer firefighter since January 2009. Zach resides in Davis Junction with his wife Erika and son Cooper.
Lori has been an American Heart Association Instructor since March 2017. She is a full time 911 dispatcher. She lives in Polo with her husband Rob and youngest daughter Kealie.
Erika joined Northern Illinois CPR and First Aid in 2022. Erika is a registered nutritionist and has been CPR certified for a number of years. She lives in Davis Junction with her husband Zach and their two sons.
Mindy joined Northern Illinois CPR and First Aid in 2022. Mindy is a long time business administrator. Mindy currently lives in Roscoe with her husband David.
Matt was the first contract instructor to join our team in 2017. Matt is a full-time EMT and Firefighter with Stillman Fire and resides in Stillman Valley with his wife Jessica and their son.
She is the reason WHY for instructors Lori and Zach. Kealie was born in 2003 with a rare lung issue, called Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension. This caused her lungs to not work as they should. She was born at one Rockford Hospital but was quickly transported to Mercy Hospital (formerly Rockford Memorial Hospital)
During her time at the hospital CPR was conducted at least three times on her.
Today Kealie is a Junior at Polo High School. Kealie, is Zach’s sister and Lori’s daughter.