Keith Griffiths – Stakeholder Communication Group Chair

Keith Griffiths is president of the RedFlash Group, a national consulting firm that provides award-winning outreach, communications and marketing for the healthcare and public safety fields.

Together with the late Jim Page, Griffiths co-founded Jems Communications in 1979. First as editor and later as president there, he helped lead the creation of JEMS, the Journal of Emergency Medical Services and the EMS TODAY conference. He also helped develop other industry magazines, research journals, seminars, newsletters, books, videos, and on-line resources.  Griffiths remains on the editorial advisory board of JEMS.

Griffiths serves both as the chair of the James O. Page Charitable Foundation as well as the Liaison Committee for the International Academies of Emergency Dispatch.

Griffiths spent his first two years of college as a midshipman at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis before leaving to pursue a career in publishing. He has a BA degree in Journalism from San Diego State University, where he later studied marketing and management as a graduate student in its MBA program.