Executive Officer Colangelo manages and oversees all department functions related to budget, finance, billing, human resources, contracts and ambulance franchises. He also has dedicated staff to manage personnel scheduling, community outreach and public information.
Executive Officer Colangelo has an MSHR from Western Carolina, a BHS from Campbell, and an AAS in EMS from Wake Tech. He was first hired by Wake County EMS in 1993 as a field paramedic. He has filled in several capacities, including Bike Team Paramedic, FTO, Operations Chief, and interim Department Director.