Leadership

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Eric Fledderjohann

CEO & Co-Founder

Eric Fledderjohann currently serves the community of Rocky River, OH as a Firefighter/Paramedic.

He has previously been assigned to Ladder 24 for the Youngstown Fire Department, which protects the south side of the city. Statistically, Youngstown, Ohio experiences more arson fires per capita than nearly any other city in the United States of America. He also previously worked for the District of Columbia Fire Department as the lead paramedic on an Advanced Life Support Engine Company. One of his two assignments was on Engine Company 30 which today is the busiest Engine Company in the country. He also previously served as a firefighter/paramedic on fire departments in Rock Hill, South Carolina, Wooster, Ohio, and volunteered on the Central Joint Fire Department in Northwest Ohio.

Eric became a Nationally Registered Paramedic at the Medical College of Ohio in Toledo, Ohio. He has also earned his Level II Firefighter certifications from The Ohio Fire Academy in Reynoldsburg, OH, South Carolina Fire Academy in Columbia, SC, and The District of Columbia Fire Academy in Washington, D.C.

Eric is an active member of The International Association of Firefighters, and The Northern Ohio Firefighters Association. Previously he was a member of the Local 36 Safety Committee for The District of Columbia Fire Department, and an active member for the Washington D.C. Firefighter's Burn Foundation which provides support to burned firefighters and their families, and other burn survivors of all ages in and around our Nation's Capital.

Eric's wife, Amanda has her Bachelors Degree in Early Childhood Education and a Masters Degree in Reading Specialty. She currently works as an early childhood educator for the Green Local School District in Green, Ohio.

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Austin Wellock MD, FACEP

President & Co-Founder

Dr. Austin Wellock currently serves as Medical Director and Vice Chair of Operations of the Summa Health System Akron City Emergency Department in Akron Ohio.

He has previously served as Medical Director at University Hospital Parma Medical Center and was the Assistant Director and Site Quality Director at Springfield Regional Medical Center in Springfield, OH. He also previously served as Clinical Faculty at Doctors Hospital in Columbus, OH.

Dr. Wellock received his undergraduate training at Ashland University in Ashland, OH. He earned his medical degree from the University of Toledo College of Medicine in Toledo, OH. Dr. Wellock completed his emergency medicine residency and served as Chief Resident at The Ohio State University Medical Center in Columbus, OH. He was awarded The Ohio State University College of Medicine 2012 Emergency Medicine House Staff Teaching Award.

Dr. Wellock is a Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians, and is a member of the Emergency Medicine Residents’ Association, the American Medical Student Association and the American College of Physicians.

Dr. Wellock’s wife, Angeline, has her Bachelors degree in Early Childhood Education and Masters Degree in Gifted Education. She has previously taught at Dublin School District in Columbus Ohio.