EMS Leadership

EMS Leadership

EMS Student Leadership

Luke EMS 

Captain Luke Heisler

Luke Heisler is currently a junior at Rowan University and majoring in Biological Sciences. Heisler first joined Rowan EMS his freshman year in the spring semester as a non-EMT third. Since then he has worked his way towards getting his NREMT certification, getting cleared as a Staff EMT, Driver, and achieving a title as a Field Training Officer. On top of Rowan EMS Heisler is also a part of the Rowan University Army ROTC program to commision into the Army as a Second Lieutenant upon graduation. Heisler also volunteers at his hometown of Delran with both the Delran Fire Department Station 232 as a certified firefighter and Delran EMS as an EMT. After graduating Heisler plans to go through an accelerated nursing program to obtain his BSN and eventually become a flight nurse. 


Alexa Bassano 

First Lieutenant Alexa Bassano

Alexa Bassano is currently a junior Biological Sciences major with a minor in Business Administration. Bassano became a member of Rowan EMS in Spring 2019 freshmen year as a non-EMT thrid, but had recently obtained National EMT certification and is  now a staff EMT, Driver, and Field training Officier during her time at Rowan. Bassano is serving as the First Lieutenant for the 2021 term. Along with her certification as a NREMT, she also held a NCCT CMA certification since 2019 and interned at Cardiology Associates of Ocean County. Outside of Rowan EMS, Bassano is involved in Residential Life as a resident assistant, a member of College Diabetes Network and a sister of Alpha Sigma Tau. After graduating, Bassano plans on becoming a licensed chiropractor. 


Britney EMS 

Sergeant Secretary Britney Aderinto 

Britney Aderinto is currently a Junior Biological Sciences major with a double minor in Medical Social Science and Pre-Med. She joined Rowan EMS spring semester of her freshman year and was enrolled in Camden County College’s EMT program the following year. After obtaining her NJ EMT and NREMT certification, Britney became an EMT third and volunteered an average of 100 hours a month. She is currently serving as Sergeant/Secretary. She hopes to pursue a career as a physician with a specialty in Emergency Medicine and a sub-specialty in Emergency Medical Services. 

Sergeant Treasurer Parinita Thavanati

Parinita Thavanati is currently a junior at Rowan University with a major in Biology and minors in psychology and neuroscience. Parinita started working as an EMT at Rowan EMS September of 2020. Through the year she has moved up from an EMT Third to a Staff EMT. She now serves as the Sergeant/Treasurer for RUEMS 2021. Along with volunteering for RUEMS, Parinita works as a Crisis Counselor and is a research assistant for the ASSeRT lab on campus. Besides focusing on school and volunteering, Parinita enjoys hanging out with friends, traveling, going to gardens and scenic areas, and trying new food. Parinita plans to graduate from Rowan and pursue a Masters degree as a Physician’s Assistant.