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Kevin Shea

Superintendent in Chief, Boston EMS

Kevin began working for Boston EMS as an EMT in 1976. A member of the first Boston EMS Paramedic Class, he advanced his career by serving as a Paramedic and then as Deputy Superintendent. As Deputy Superintendent, Kevin worked as a shift commander, most recently oversaw the Professional Standards Division.

In December 2016, Kevin was named Superintendent in Chief, the department's second in command. In this role, Kevin oversees the combined responsibilities and resources of all Boston EMS Divisions and has the authority to serve as acting Chief of Department in the Chief's absence.