A native of New Orleans, Louisiana, Brett Jovanovich relocated to Birmingham, Alabama in 2001, just as Lifeguard began its first expansion efforts. After serving the Lifeguard team in various roles for more than 16 years, he now serves as its President. Leading the organization from the corporate headquarters in Birmingham, Brett promotes a strong culture that values safety, teamwork, growth, development and excellence. He has been a nationally registered paramedic since 1997 and holds a Bachelor of Science in Business, as well as a Master of Health Administration, both from the University of Alabama – Birmingham. Brett was cited by the Birmingham Business Journal in 2011 as one of Birmingham’s “Top 40 Under 40” and received the UAB Alumni Excellence in Business Award in 2013.