Jared Stinson


Maine, United States



Jared is a Nationally Registered Advanced EMT who works full time for NorthStar Emergency Medical Services in Franklin County, Maine.  He is also the Co-Team Leader for NorthStar’s Backcountry Medical Response Team and a member of Franklin Search & Rescue. Jared received his Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from the University of Maine at Farmington in 2005. In his role as a medical provider, Jared holds certifications in PHTLS, NRP, ACLS & AMLS.  He has served as the challenge course director for Camp Kawanhee for Boys since 2008.

Jared grew up exploring the woods, mountains and rivers of western and northern Maine.  His listening and facilitating skills support groups in a wilderness setting, whether progressing a medical response/rescue team or staff and campers on a high ropes/challenge course. Jared is passing down his love of the wilderness to his family as they spend time together canoeing, hiking, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, and winter camping.

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