Leith Saunders joined the College of Paramedics of Manitoba on June 1, 2020 as the Coordinator Quality and Standards.
Leith’s work experience includes 31 years in EMS environments in rural Manitoba. Leith has held positions at both an EMR level (Volunteer) with Portage Ambulance Service and PCP/ICP level with Central Regional/Southern Health-Santé Sud Regional Health Authority. Leith has also taught in the RRC PCP Program since 2009, at both the Notre Dame and Portage la Prairie campuses. Leith is a former Board member with the Paramedic Association of Manitoba and has served on provincial and national paramedic exam committees.
In addition to Paramedic education and experience, Leith has a Master of Divinity and is an Ordained Minister in the United Church of Canada. Leith’s diverse education and vast experience will be an asset as Paramedics become a self-regulated profession in Manitoba.