Dr. Foat currently serves as the Director of the Emergency Medical Sciences Program at Johnson County Community College. In addition, Dr. Foat also serves as the Chair of the Kansas EMS Educator Development Task Force, a member of the Board of Directors for the Johnson County HeartSafe Foundation, and a CoAEMSP site visitor.
Dr. Foat began his EMS career in 1988. He has worked with EMS services and EMS educational programs in California, Wisconsin, Iowa, Missouri, Texas and most recently, Kansas. Dr. Foat has worked as an EMT, Paramedic, supervisor, educator, clinical manager, professor, and program director. He holds a doctorate in instructional design and a master’s degree in educational technology. Dr. Foat is passionate about improving EMS education and training programs with a focus on of evidence-based instruction.