Brenda Staffan


Brenda Staffan has more than 30 years of experience in the emergency medical services (EMS) and healthcare policy sector. As Chief Government Affairs and Public Policy Officer, Staffan leads the Priority OnDemand’s government relations and public policy strategies, fostering sustainable partnerships and advocating for policies supporting innovative and efficient healthcare services.

Prior to joining Priority, Staffan served as a Senior Advisor to the Emergency Triage, Treat & Transport (ET3) Model at the federal Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation, where she played a pivotal role in the implementation of the innovative healthcare delivery model.

Additionally, she has held leadership roles at the Regional Emergency Medical Services Authority (REMSA) and the California Ambulance Association. Staffan has also led legislative and policy strategies as the Director of Federal Government Affairs for Rural / Metro Corporation.