About the Chair

Jon C. Inkrott

Jon C. Inkrott, RRT, RRT-ACCS

Jon C. Inkrott, RRT, RRT-ACCS

Current Section Chair Jon C. Inkrott, RRT, RRT-ACCS is a Registered Respiratory Therapist and Adult Critical Care Specialist. He is a native of Sarasota, Florida and started his career in 1993 at Manatee Memorial Hospital in Bradenton, Florida. His career paths have afforded him successful positions at Orlando Regional Medical Center, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, and The Christ Hospital Cincinnati. He currently practices as a Flight Respiratory Therapist and EMS Field Training Officer with the AdventHealth Flight 1 Program in Orlando, Florida and also with JetI.C.U. fixed-wing program in Tampa, Florida. He is the Associate Director for the Florida Society for Respiratory Care’s Central Florida Region, and holds an Adjunct Faculty position with the University of Florida’s Critical Care Paramedic Program. His areas of interest include ARDS and ARDS Research and Prevention, Lung Protective Ventilation Strategies, Advanced Mechanical Ventilation Modalities, NIV in the ARDS patient, and Critical Care Transport Safety and Education. Along with presentations in association with the Strategic National Stockpile, he has presented multiple times at the AARC Congress, The Cleveland Clinic’s Advanced Practices in Critical Care Symposium, Florida EMS CLINCON conference, and the Air Medical Transport Conference. He serves as an outstanding peer reviewer for the Air Medical Journal and has been published in Respiratory Care, the Air Medical Journal, and has co-authored two book chapters in the Mechanical Ventilation, First Edition textbook (Shelledy, D; Peters, J.; Jones &Bartlett, 2020; ISBN 9780000125934).

Previous Chairs

Year Chair/Co-Chair
2019–2021 Olivia Kaullen, RRT, RRT-NPS
2016–2018 Tabatha Dragonberry, MEd, RRT-NPS, RRT-ACCS, CPFT
2012–2015 Billy L. Hutchinson, BA, RRT-NPS
2010–2011 Steven E. Sittig, RRT-NPS, C-NPT, FAARC
2006–2009 Dawn Filippa, RRT, EMT-P
2003–2006 Steven E. Sittig, RRT, P/P Specialist
2002 None
2000–2001 Jerry A. Focht, RRT
1998–1999 Kathleen S. Adams, RRT
1996–1997 Kay Lockhart, RRT
1994–1995 Jamie Lynn Taylor, RRT
1992–1993 Cathy Peterson, AS, RRT
1990–1991 Mark A. Washam, RRT, CPFT
1989 Richard A. Bodenstedt, RRT