Commander of the Guard


Shawn Stoermann joined the Honor Guard in 2007 and was elected as the Honor Guard Commander in 2018.  Shawn began his EMS career in 1990 as an EMT with Melrose Ambulance Service in Melrose, MN.  After obtaining his Paramedic, he began working as a Paramedic in 1992 with Austin Ambulance which became Gold Cross Ambulance in 1996.  During his time at Gold Cross, Shawn served as a Paramedic/FTO/Education Coordinator.  Currently, Shawn works for Allina Health EMS as a Paramedic, he also is a Paramedic Faculty member for South Central College.  Shawn also volunteers as a Community Service Officer / Paramedic with the Meeker County Sheriff’s Department.  Shawn has served the Honor Guard in the following roles: Operations Officer (2014-2018), Commander of the Ceremonial Rifle Team (2015-2018), Regional Officer (2011-2014) and represented the Honor Guard as a Presenter at the 2013 National EMS Memorial Service.