Our Leadership

National Leaders

Ross P. Lanzafame, Esq.
Chair

Kathryn A. Forbes, CPA
Vice Chair

John F. Emanuel, JD
Secretary/Treasurer

Harold Wimmer
President and Chief Executive Officer

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2013-14 National Board of Directors

Elizabeth Baker Keffer
Washington, District of Columbia

Linn P. Billingsley, BSN
Nevada

Michael V. Carstens
Nebraska

Mario Castro, M.D., MPH
Missouri

Arthur A. Cerullo, JD
Maine

John F. Emanuel, JD
Secretary/Treasurer

Secretary/Treasurer

-None

Kathryn A. Forbes, CPA
Vice Chair

Vice Chair

Arizona

Pauline Grant, MS, MBA, FACHE
Florida

Susan S. Griffin, RPA, CPM, CCIM
Chair-Elect

California

Virginia L. Hall
Oregon

Darius A. Joseph
Florida

Venkatarama R. (Ram) Koppaka, MD, Ph.D.
New York

Ross P. Lanzafame, Esq.
Chair

Chair

New York

Angela V. Mastrofrancesco
Florida

Stephen J. Nolan, Esq.
Maryland

Stephen R. O'Kane
California

Harry Perlstadt, Ph.D., MPH
Michigan

Austin K. Pugh
Washington, District of Columbia

Jane Z. Reardon, MSN, APRN, CS, AE-C
Connecticut

Albert A. Rizzo, MD
Past Chair

Past Chair

Delaware

Jonathon K. Rosen
Connecticut

Penny J. Siewert
Wisconsin

Jeffrey T. Stein, CFP
Connecticut

Robert G. Tweel, JD
Chair

West Virginia

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2013-14 Chairs Assembly

American Lung Association in California

Marsha Ramos
Chair

Susan S. Griffin, RPA, CPM, CCIM
Chair-Elect

California

American Lung Association of the Mid-Atlantic

Robert G. Tweel, JD
Chair

West Virginia

Timothy P. Woodbridge
Chair-Elect

American Lung Association of the Midland States

Steven Coulter
Chair

Leslie Newman
Chair-Elect

American Lung Association of the Mountain Pacific

Ted J. Zurcher
Chair

Patty Ginsburg
Chair-Elect

American Lung Association of the Northeast

Kent S. Booraem
Chair

Jonathon K. Rosen
Chair-Elect

American Lung Association of the Plains-Gulf Region

Robin Robinson
Chair

American Lung Association of the Southeast

William Cook
Chair

Michael J. Hoffman
Chair-Elect

American Lung Association of the Southwest

Geri Reinardy, MPA
Chair

Caroline Moassessi
Secretary/Treasurer

American Lung Association of the Upper Midwest

Al Rowe
Chair

Michael Busk
Chair-Elect

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National Office Senior Staff

Harold Wimmer
President and Chief Executive Officer

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Neil Ballentine
Vice President, Digital Strategy/Information Technology

Paul Billings
Senior Vice President, Advocacy & Education

Alana Burns
Vice President, Signature Cause Campaign

Rusty Burwell
Vice President of Governance

Karen Engstrom
Vice President, CRM

Susan Rappaport
Vice President, Research & Health Education

Chaunda Roseborough-Smith

Chaunda Roseborough-Smith
Vice President, Communications & Marketing

Laura Scott, CPA
Chief Financial Officer

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Charter Association Chief Executive Officers

American Lung Association of
the Mid-Atlantic

Deborah Brown
President and CEO

American Lung Association of the Mountain Pacific

Renee Klein
President and CEO

American Lung Association of the Southeast

Martha Bogdan
President and CEO

American Lung Association of the Upper Midwest

Lew Bartfield
President and CEO

American Lung Association of the Midland States

Barry Gottschalk
President and CEO

American Lung Association of the Northeast

Jeff Seyler
President and CEO

American Lung Association of the Southwest

Bill Pfeifer
President and CEO

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