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regional health care administrator

Garrett Brian Lautenschlager, American regional health care administrator. Named Member of Year, Salem Rescue Squad, 1977, 85, 86, 90, National Emergency Medical Service Administrator of Year, 1991.


Lautenschlager, Garrett Brian was born on July 1, 1955 in Charlottesville, Virginia, United States. Son of Edward Walter and Audrey Mae (Warner) Lautenschlager.


Bachelor in Urban Studies cum laude, Roanoke College, 1977.


Supervisor recreation program City of Salem (Virginia) Parks and Recreation Department, 1980-1983. Training coordinator Salem, 1983-1985. President, chief professional officer Western Virginia Emergency Medical Services Council, Salem, since 1985.

Adjunct faculty Virginia Western Community College, Roanoke, Virginia, since 1985. Emergency Medical Technician instructor Virginia Department Health, Richmond, Virginia, since 1985. Chairman Health Sciences Advisory Committee, Roanoke, 1988-1989.

CPR instructor American Heart Association, Roanoke, since 1978.


  • Avocations: sports, Civil War history, public address announcer.


  • Other Work

    • Co-author: (manual) Volunteer Emergency Medical Systems-A Management Guide, 1990.


Chief Salem Volunteer Rescue Squad, since 1972. Member Salem Traffic Safety Commission, since 1990. Chairman Safety Council S.W. Virginia, Roanoke, 1992.

Board directors American Heart Association Roanoke Valley Division, secretary-treasurer, 1987, past chairman emergency cardiac care committee. Past president of the board directors Salem Little League. Member National Association EMTs, Junior Chamber of Commerce (vice president, president Salem 1990, Sidney D. Peckaward 1988, Presidential award for appreciation 1988, Outstanding Rescue Squad Member 1990).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sports, Civil War history, public address announcer.


Married Shirley Jean Turner, August 14, 1982. 1 child, Christopher Edward.

Edward Walter Lautenschlager

Audrey Mae (Warner) Lautenschlager

Shirley Jean Turner

Christopher Edward Lautenschlager