Connor Fitzpatrick couples his background in emergency medical services with extensive experience in healthcare operations to build strategic partnerships with venues, sponsors, and clients. He has served as Medical Operations Director for some of the world’s largest events and most recognizable venues, including Burning Man, the US Open, Madison Square Garden, Chase Center, and Yankee Stadium.
Connor is an internationally-recognized speaker on event safety and medical services. He has appeared at events including the International Conference for Mass Gatherings Medicine, Event Safety Summit, EMS World Expo, Mass Gathering Medicine Summit, National Association of EMS Physicians, American College of Emergency Physicians, Live Design International, and is on the guest faculty for the International Association of Venue Managers and their Academy for Venue Safety and Security.
Connor graduated from Cornell University, earning a Bachelor of Science in Applied Economics and Management, and is a Nationally Registered Paramedic (NRP). In his spare time, he enjoys volunteering as a commercial-rated pilot for Patient Airlift Services. Connor is also certified by the Department of Homeland Security as an Incident Response to Terrorist Bombings Instructor, by CONTOMS (Counter Narcotics and Terrorism Operational Medical Support) as a Tactical EMT, and as a Connecticut POSTC (Police Officer Standards Training) Police Instructor.