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Board of Directors

  • Linn P. Billingsley, BSN
    Board of Directors
    Division Vice President, Kindred Healthcare, Nevada
  • Larry Blumenthal
    Board of Directors and Regional Relations Committee
    Dignity Health, Cave Creek, Arizona
  • Michael F. Busk, MD, MPH
    Board of Directors and ACRC Principal Investigator
    System Executive, St. Vincent Health, Wellness & Preventive Institute, Indiana
  • Cheryl A. Calhoun, CPA, MBA
    Board of Directors and Audit and Risk Oversight Committee Chair
    Managing Director, CBIZ MHM, LLC, California
  • Chris Carney
    Board of Directors
    Vice President, Sales, Teva Pharmaceuticals, Pennsylvania
  • Michael V. Carstens
    Board of Directors
    Vice President, Health Products, Physicians Mutual Insurance Co., Nebraska
  • David Casey
    Board of Directors
    VP, Workforce Strategies & Chief Diversity Officer, CVS Health
  • Mario Castro, MD, MPH
    Board of Directors, Scientific Advisory Committee Chair, ACRC Principal Investigator, Scientific and Medical Editorial Review Panel
    Professor of Medicine & Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, Missouri
  • John F. Emanuel, JD
    Board of Directors Chair and Executive Committee Chair
    Senior Counsel, Husch Blackwell LLP, Wisconsin
  • Kathryn A. Forbes, CPA
    Past Board of Directors Chair and Governance Committee Chair
    Vice President Administration, Electric Applications, Inc., Arizona
  • David G. Hill, MD
    Northeast Regional Board Chair, Scientific and Medical Editorial Review Panel
    Director of Clinical Research, Waterbury Pulmonary Associates, Connecticut
  • Sumita Khatri, MD, MS
    Board of Directors and Public Policy Committee Chair
    Co-Director Asthma Center, Cleveland Clinic, Ohio
  • Robert Merchant, MD, MS
    Board of Directors
    Billings Clinic, Montana
  • Stephen J. Nolan, Esq.
    Board of Directors
    President, Law Offices of Stephen J. Nolan, Maryland
  • Stephen R. O'Kane
    Board of Directors Secretary/Treasurer and Finance Committee Chair
    Health Care Consultant, California
  • Harry Perlstadt, Ph.D., MPH
    Board of Directors
    Professor Emeritus, Michigan State University, Michigan
  • Jane Z. Reardon, MSN, APRN, CS, AE-C
    Board of Directors
    Nurse Practitioner Hospitalist, Hartford Hospital, Connecticut
  • Al Rowe
    Board of Directors
    Associate Vice President-Institutional Effectiveness/Research for Kirkwood Community College, Iowa
  • Penny J. Schilz
    Board of Directors and Regional Relations Committee Chair
    Owner, Quilt-agious, Wisconsin
  • Kathleen M. Skambis
    Board of Directors
    The Skambis Law Firm, Florida
  • Johnny A. Smith, Jr.
    Board of Directors
    Senior Director of Public Relations, Ascension, Missouri
  • Jeffrey T. Stein, CFP, CRPS (R '13-'15)
    Board of Directors
    Founder and Managing Partner, Argentum Financial Partners, LLC, Connecticut
  • Karin A. Tollefson, PharmD
    Sr. Director, Global Medical Affairs & Clinical Development; Oncology Business Unit
    Eli Lilly & Co., Indiana

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