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Local Leadership

Our Regional Board and Regional Management Team lead us in our mission to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease.

Mountain Pacific Regional Board

The regional board is the governing body responsible for strategic focus, organizational goals and measurable results in achieving the mission. The business of the board includes the equitable distribution of resources and programs as well as the development of volunteer structures across the entire region.

FY2017 Board of Directors

July 1, 2016 - June 30, 2017

John Coefield
Montana

Chair-Elect
Mike Fenello
Idaho

Chair
Patty Ginsburg
Alaska

Secretary
Anne Etter
Washington

Virginia Hall
Oregon

Julie Hasquet
Alaska

Don Lojek, Esq.
Idaho

Robert Merchant, MD
Montana

Robert (Tad) Seder
Washington

Steve Wilson
Hawai'i

Beverly K. Wooley
Alaska

Treasurer
Sterling Yee
Hawai'i

Past Chair
Ted Zurcher
Oregon

Regional Management Team

  • Allison Hickey, Executive Vice President, Mountain Pacific Region
  • Tony Peterson, Chief Financial Officer
  • Beverly Stewart, Vice President, Health Initiatives
  • Carrie Nyssen, Vice President, Advocacy and Air Quality

Local Leadership Board - Alaska

The purpose of the American Lung Association's Local Leadership Board to is raise the organization's profile in the community, advocate for lung health and increase resources to fund local programs and services.

Local Leadership Board members impact the work of the Association including: programs and services, public policy, research, and revenue generation.


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Chair and Regional Board Member

Beverly K Wooley
Retired – Public Health
Anchorage and Mat-Su

Past Chair Elect
Katie Pesznecker
Stakeholder Relations Manager
Alyeska Pipeline Service Company
Anchorage

Regional Board Member
Patty Ginsburg
Self-Employed
Anchorage

Past Chair
Julie Hasquet
Corporate Communications Manager
Chugach Electric Association
Anchorage

Dara Glass
Environmental Protection Specialist
Bureau of Land Management
Anchorage & Oregon

Charles E. Holyfield, R.R.T
Director of Respiratory Care
Fairbanks Memorial Hospital
Fairbanks

Kelly R. Larson
Director of Corporate & Community Partnerships
Alaska State Fair
Mat-Su Valley

Julie Millington
Retired – Arts
Anchorage

Clarice Louden
Mingo, Principal
North Pole High School
Fairbanks

Brian Saylor
Retired - Public Health
Anchorage

George Stewart, MD
Retired - Pulmonology
Anchorage

Larry Taylor, Jr
Founder
Alaska Environmental Resources, LLC
Anchorage, and Flat Lake Engineering LLC, Ketchikan

Tiffany Tutiakoff
President and CEO
Northwest Strategies
Anchorage

John S. Yordy, M.D., Ph.D
Radiation Oncologist
Valley Radiation Therapy
Mat-Su Valley

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