About the
PulsePoint Foundation

PulsePoint is a 501(c)(3) public non-profit foundation based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Through the use of location-aware mobile devices, PulsePoint is building applications that work with local public safety agencies to improve communications with citizens and professional emergency responders, increase civic engagement and encourage the community to help reduce the millions of annual deaths from sudden cardiac arrest. Learn more at pulsepoint.org or join the conversation at Facebook and Twitter. The free app is available for download on the App Store and Google Play.

Richard Price


Richard Price is the Founder and  President of the PulsePoint Foundation and a member of the board. Price is a retired Fire Chief for the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District.

Shannon Smith


Shannon Smith is the Vice President of Communications, handling advocacy relations, community launches & ongoing engagement, strategic partnerships, marketing and PR. 

Kraig Erickson

COmmunity engagement

Kraig Erickson is the Vice President of Community Engagement, responsible for bringing new communities into the PulsePoint network and developing local PulsePoint champions. 

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Our Services

PulsePoint Respond

Public CPR-Needed Activations for Community Responders. PulsePoint Respond is a 911-connected mobile app that alerts CPR-trained citizens to someone nearby having a sudden cardiac arrest.

PulsePoint AED

Next Generation AED Management. PulsePoint AED is an effective tool to help build the public AED registry. AEDs managed using PulsePoint AED are accessible to emergency dispatchers and disclosed to emergency responders, including nearby individuals trained in CPR.

PulsePoint AED "Meet & Greet"

Marketing PulsePoint AED to Your Community


One-on-one Video Scheduler