MJ Zappa, BS, NRP, FP-C, (she/he/they/it), is a Paramedic with M Health Fairview EMS in Saint Paul, Minnesota. MJ is also a Paramedic Technician with The Urgency Room, volunteers as the EMS Lieutenant of Medicine Lake Fire & Rescue and serves as the President of the Board of Directors of shOUT: Minnesota's Trans & Gender Diverse Voices. MJ holds a Bachelor of Science in Emergency Medicine from the University of Pittsburgh and wrote her undergraduate thesis on the care of transgender patients in 2013. MJ is openly nonbinary and enjoys educating EMS providers about trans awareness. Email MJ at email@example.com.