About Metro-Area Ambulance Service
Metro-Area Ambulance Service, Inc. is a private locally owned ambulance service founded in April of 1983 to serve the cities of Bismarck/Mandan and surrounding areas with emergency medical services. Over the years Metro-Area Ambulance Service has grown into a truly Advanced Life Support Ambulance Service, providing 9-1-1 emergency transports and long distance transfers.
Our Mission
We are committed to providing the highest quality patient care and transport services in the emergent and non-emergent setting for the injured and ill, in a way that exceeds the expectations of our customers and associates.
Our Values
Compassion - caring for others with patience, kindness, and understanding.
Quality - committing to excellence to be the very best in all we do.
Passion - providing care and service to all with whom we come in contact.
Accountability - taking ownership to achieve desired results.
Diversity - striving to create collaboration, cooperation, and productivity by appreciating unique skills and abilities, and treating others with respect.
Integrity - adhering to moral and ethical principles, soundness of character, honesty, and fairness.
Our History
We've been providing quality patient care since 1983


Todd Porter

Operation Chiefs

Neil Frame

Dan Schaefer

Deputy Chiefs of Operations

Lance Pollert

Joshua Davis

Field Supervisors/ Captains

Paul Peters

Amy Mcgrath

 Kerry McCoy


Tony Reisenauer

Michael Werner

Paul Peters

Kristy Ripplinger 

Jeff Haugen

Shane Weltikol  

Tanner Arthaud

Nolan Ellingson

Lacy Ripplinger

Jenn Murphy 

Darci Mitchum 

Anthony Horne

Brooklyn Zenker 

Elise Fettes

Lacy Ripplinger

Mark Wetzstein

Darci Mitchum

Tiffany Cox

Craig Comes        

Brian Renton   

Anthony Horne

Jenni Iverson
Courtney WilliamsAmanda Melby
Ciara Archambeau Mandy Schiable 
 Chris Taylor 


Scott Nelson Derrick Berg 
Jackie Nelson Brylie Johnson

Melissa Weltikol

Victoria Brocker 

Roy Eisenbraun

David Ludwick 

Jeremy Kupfer

Kendra Williams 

Joseph Mailey 

Allison Wanner 

Erik Kanz

Tyler Scott

Miranda Furchner Kendi Chase 
Kate Pazanin        Alex Mill

Bryce Pilon