Leadership Team – Greg Lawton

Greg Lawton


Greg brings thirty years of EMS and medical transportation senior management experience to Avesta. In 2007, he founded Avesta with the purpose of offering new strategies and innovative human resource solutions to the EMS industry.

Prior to founding Avesta, Greg served on leadership teams for American Medical Response, Mercy Medical Services, MedTrans, Physicians & Surgeons Ambulance and other EMS organizations. He led a multi-state EMS business development team that achieved $19.3 million in new opportunity growth in 2005.

In addition, he led the acquisition and new market integration of several ambulance start-up operations in Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Texas. Greg assisted with the proposal development and contract negotiations for EMS contracts in Fort Wayne, Indiana; Pinellas County, Florida and Richmond Virginia.

Greg is a past Trustee and Executive Board Member for Cuyahoga Falls General Hospital, past Board Member for the Virginia Ambulance Association, past Executive Board Member for the Texas Ambulance Association and is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management.