Ambulance and Emergency Care, 1985
Deputy Paramedic Chief, Ottawa Paramedic Service
Kevin Newell has been a passionate leader in paramedicine for over 30 years. With an unmatched drive for helping people, he has changed and saved lives all across Ottawa. From the first spark of inspiration in first aid training to becoming deputy chief of the Ottawa Paramedic Service, Newell’s mission has been to serve the community. As a paramedicine pioneer, he has been a driving force in Ottawa and across Canada to change his profession from simply transporting patients to the highly trained and skilled paramedics of today.