Cobb Fire and Emergency Services staff prides itself on excellence and Emergency Medical Services Coordinator Larry Causby (center) was recently honored as the Georgia EMS Educator of the Year. The award was presented at the 2013 Georgia Emergency Medical Services awards banquet in Forsyth. Causby earned the award by contributing significantly to EMS education at the community, regional and state level.
According to the award’s qualifications, the winner must “be someone who not only does the job, but far exceeds the expectations of the employer and the community. The individual is an example of a true role model and community hero.” Causby has more than 22 years of experience as a paramedic, training officer and supervisor. He holds bachelor of science and master of science degrees in emergency management, both from Jacksonville State University. He is currently studying toward a master of arts in homeland security.