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Commissioners Honor Heroism of Ruszin and Scotti

Snow Hill, Maryland – November 16, 2021, the commissioners honor Ocean Pines Clubhouse Bar and Grille Bartender Rob Ruszin and Manager Judie Scotti for their roles in saving the life of a male patron exhibiting symptoms of cardiac arrest in October. Ruszin and Scotti utilized an automated external defibrillator (AED) to shock the individual and then continued to provide lifesaving assistance until public safety professionals arrived. Those pictured include Ocean Pines Association General Manager John Viola (front row from left), Rob Ruszin, and Judie Scotti; Ocean Pines Volunteer Fire Department President David Van Gasbeck (second row from left), and Commissioners Chip Bertino and Jim Bunting; and Commissioners Ted Elder (third row from left), Bud Church, Diana Purnell, and Josh Nordstrom.

Second Photo: Snow Hill, Maryland – during a ceremony on November 16, 2021, Commissioner Chip Bertino extends his appreciation to Ocean Pines Clubhouse Bar and Grille Bartender Rob Ruszin and Manager Judie Scotti for their roles in saving the life of a male patron exhibiting symptoms of cardiac arrest in October. Ruszin and Scotti utilized an automated external defibrillator (AED) to shock the individual and then continued to provide lifesaving assistance until public safety professionals arrived.