Justin Sempsrott, MD, FAAEM, is a graduate of the University of South Florida College of Medicine and did his residency in emergency medicine at the University of Nevada, School of Medicine. In 2006, he founded Lifeguards Without Borders and serves as their Executive Director. Sempsrott is Medical Director for Starfish Aquatics Institute and several EMS agencies in North Carolina and an Emergency Medicine Physician and the EMS Faculty at Wake Forest University. He speaks around the globe on the topic of drowning. He lives in Kuna, Idaho with his wife Melanie, son Hunter, and works full time as an Emergency Medicine Doctor and Facility Medical Director for the Emergency Department at West Valley Medical Center in Caldwell, Idaho.