Cypress Creek EMS names Wren Nealy as CEO

Cypress Creek Emergency Medical Services named Wren Nealy as its CEO on Sept. 4. (Courtesy Pixabay)
Cypress Creek Emergency Medical Services named Wren Nealy as its CEO on Sept. 4. (Courtesy Pixabay)

Cypress Creek Emergency Medical Services named Wren Nealy as its CEO on Sept. 4. (Courtesy Pixabay)

A day after being informed its contract with Harris County Emergency Service District No. 11 would be terminated, the Cypress Creek EMS board of directors selected Wren Nealy Jr. as the new chief executive officer of CCEMS, according to a Sept. 4 press release.

Nealy has served as acting CEO since former CEO Brad England retired in July. According to the press release, he has served 28 years as a 911 paramedic as well as 23 years in law enforcement, with 18 years of experience in SWAT operations.


“I am honored to serve CCEMS as CEO and feel encouraged and supported by our employees and the community particularly since ESD [No.] 11 decided to terminate our contract in a year,” Nealy said. “We have received many messages of support from the community concerned about losing CCEMS; apparently, our reputation as a gold-standard provider of emergency care is well-known.”
By Andy Li
Originally from Boone, North Carolina, Andy Li is a graduate of East Carolina University with degrees in Communication with a concentration in Journalism and Political Science. While in school, he worked as a performing arts reporter, news, arts and copy editor and a columnist at the campus newspaper, The East Carolinian. He also had the privilege to work with NPR’s Next Generation Radio, a project for student journalists exploring radio news. Moving to Houston in May 2019, he now works as the reporter for the Conroe/Montgomery edition of Community Impact Newspaper.


MOST RECENT

Magnolia's First Baptist Church will host its annual pumpkin patch, featuring food and other activities, such as hay rides, "punkin' chunkin'" and photo opportunities. (Courtesy Magnolia's First Baptist Church)
Fall fun: 8 pumpkin patches to visit in North Houston

From photo opportunities to hayrides, here are a few places to put on your list this fall.

(Courtesy NewQuest Properties)
Shogun Japanese Grill and Sushi Bar opens in Spring and more Houston-area news

Read the latest business and community news from the Houston area.

(Courtesy NewQuest Properties)
Shogun Japanese Grill and Sushi Bar holds soft opening in Spring

The Japanese restaurant's soft opening was held Oct. 13

An election official directs a car to a spot at the Humble Civic Center's drive-thru voting location. (Andy Li/Community Impact Newspaper)
Texas Supreme Court rules Harris County drive-thru, curbside voting can continue

More than 98,000 ballots cast at drive-thru polling sites across Harris County will be counted in the Nov. 3 election.

Up to 40,000 Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas members could be impacted if a contract agreement cannot be reached. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
CHI St. Luke's Hospital faces potential contract termination with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas at multiple Houston, Southeast Texas locations

If an agreement cannot be reached, up to 40,000 Houstonians could find their local hospital is out of network for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas.

Oct. 23 is the last day Texas voters can apply for a vote-by-mail ballot. (Courtesy Pexels)
Tackling Texas' vote-by-mail system: Applying, delivering, tracking your ballot

Oct. 23 is the last day Texas voters can apply for a vote-by-mail ballot.

Lexington Woods comprises 1,080 single-family homes and is zoned to Spring ISD.
Check out October's featured neighborhood in Spring, Klein: Lexington Woods, 77373

Lexington Woods comprises 1,080 single-family homes and is zoned to Spring ISD.

The median price of homes sold increased in all nine Spring- and Klein-area ZIP codes in August compared to August 2019. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
See how the Spring, Klein real estate market fared in August 2020

The median price of homes sold increased in all nine Spring- and Klein-area ZIP codes in August compared to August 2019.

Voters wait in line to cast their ballots at Juergen's Hall Community Center in Cy-Fair. (Shawn Arrajj/Community Impact Newspaper)
Harris County’s early-voting turnout up 23% over same time frame in 2016 general election

The five busiest polling locations in Harris County have averaged more than 1,700 in-person voters daily thus far during early voting.

Rainbow Pediatrics of Houston opened Oct. 1 at 12822 Veterans Memorial Drive, Houston. (Courtesy Rainbow Pediatrics of Houston)
Rainbow Pediatrics of Houston now open on Veterans Memorial Drive

Led by Dr. Lisa T. Lau, who is fluent in English, Cantonese, Mandarin and Spanish, the pediatric medical office offers comprehensive care for infants and children.

Several directors of the North Harris County Regional Water Authority are up for election this November, with one of those races being contested and on November ballots. (Courtesy Pexels)
Two candidates on ballot for water authority board of directors in Spring area

Several directors of the North Harris County Regional Water Authority are up for election this November, with one of those races being contested and on November ballots.

Target has built out its new store at 2075 Westheimer Road, Houston. (Matt Dulin/Community Impact Newspaper)
Target to open fourth Inner Loop location and more Houston-area business, community news

Read the latest business and community news from the Houston area.