FFL - Meet Our Team

Flight For Life Management Staff


Dr. Anderson has served as the medical director for the CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Flight For Life program since 2003 and also serves as medical director for the Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler Emergency Care Center. Dr. Anderson received his medical degree from the University of Arizona College of Medicine in Tucson and completed his Emergency Medicine Residency at Richland Memorial Hospital in Columbia, South Carolina. He is certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine and the American College of Forensic Medicine.

Mark Anderson, MD

FACEP - Medical Director, Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler Emergency Care Center


Scott has been involved in transport medicine for 23 + years. He has worked for a variety of organizations in clinical and leadership positions. His experience includes pre-hospital emergency BLS / ALS, critical care ground transport, rotor wing and fixed wing air medical transport. Mr. Kunkel holds a MBA with a concentration in Healthcare Administration and a Bachelor of Science Degree. He is a Certified Medical Transport Executive (CMTE), Certified Flight Registered Nurse (CFRN), Flight Paramedic-Certified (FP-C), Critical Care Paramedic (CCP-C) and has been a Nationally Registered Paramedic (NREMT-P) since 1988. He is a site surveyor for the Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems (CAMTS). He maintains membership in the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE), and a number of clinical associations.

Scott A. Kunkel

Chief Administrative Officer