EMS Week is celebrated nationally each May. This year’s theme is “EMS Strong: Always in Service.” The Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners named these three individual’s this year’s Emergency Medical Services Professionals of the Year. These men embody the theme of EMS Week 2017. Emergency Medical Dispatcher Richard Sherman, Emergency Medical Technician Reilly Nolan and Paramedic David L. Sims II were all honored at a meeting of the Board of County Commissioners on May 9, 2017. This video introduces these emergency medical professionals and recognizes their award-winning efforts.