Sim Shain is a national registered paramedic who started his EMS career in March 1993. Since 2007, he has worked per diem as a 911 paramedic for the largest provider of Advanced Life Support in NJ. In 2012, he earned the Paramedic of the Year Award from the State of New Jersey. He is also a member of the Lakewood Township Water Rescue Team. Sim holds a Bachelor's Degree in Talmudic Law and volunteers with numerous organizations, including Howell Township First Aid and Rescue; Hatzolah EMS in New York and New Jersey; Chai Lifeline, Camp Simcha for children with cancer; Camp Simcha Special for children with disabilities and special needs; ZAKA International Rescue and Recovery; and Misameach Spreading Smiles.