Board Members

The American Lung Association in Arizona counts on local area board members to:
• Raise the profile of the American Lung Association in the communities we serve;
• Increase resources to fund local programs and services; and
• Advocate for lung health through public policy initiatives.

The area-Board is represented on the American Lung Association of the Southwest corporate Board of Directors as provided in the Bylaws of the American Lung Association of the Southwest.

Local Area Board Members
 Name / Board Position Company
Larry Blumenthal, Chair

CFO, Goodnight Pediatrics
Susan Cordier

COO, Care 1st Health Plan Arizona, Inc
Kristen Torres Campus Director, Pima Medical Institute
Alan Crawford

Quality Specialist, Clinical Performance
Assessment and Improvement (CPAI),
Banner Desert Medical Center

 Derek Strader  Director of Surgical and Cardiopulmonary Services, Cancer Treatment Centers of America
Lynn Rosenbach

CEO, Banner Home Care
Jeff Garbe
Executive Advisor Corporate Social Responsibility and Philanthropy, CVS Health
Cherri Marrese
General Manager, Air Conditioning by Jay
Lanre Kolawole Pharmacy District Coordinator, Fry’s Food and Drug Stores
Edward Salanga
Attorney, Quarles & Brady, LLP
David Sanderson, M.D.
Professor of Medicine, Emeritus, Mayo Clinic of Arizona
Grant Smedley
Manager, Environmental Policy and Innovation, SRP
Roger Brown
Director, Clinical Program Development, United HealthCare, Military and Veterans 
Kanyon Hunt Health System Specialist, AstraZeneca

If you are interested in serving on the local area board of directors please contact Julie Reid at