Employee Spotlight: Melinda Ritchie
Division: Hot Springs, AR
Melinda has been a paramedic at LifeNet for 3 years. She originally studied athletic training, but while working sporting events with EMS crews, she fell in love with EMS and switched degrees.
“I love helping people,” she said. “To me that is rewarding in itself.”
When Melinda isn’t working at LifeNet, she enjoys playing golf, drumming, shooting, dancing, and singing.
“Dancing and singing are never in public,” she noted.
Melinda loves her family, friends, and her community.
“We all work well together, not just EMS, but also fire department and LEOs,” she said. “I love my job, and I am passionate about it.”
Scene Photo Credit: Arkansas 911 News