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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.

2018-2019 Regional Board of Directors

Jeff Bertalotto
Oregon

Mark Brashem
Washington

Carol Brown
Oregon

Anne Etter
Washington

John Feltz
Washington

Mike Fenello
Idaho

Patty Ginsburg
Alaska

Julie Hasquet
Alaska

Rebecca Hupp
Idaho

Robert Merchant, M.D.
Montana

Michael Orozco
Hawaii

Steve Wilson
Hawaii

Regional Management Team

  • Allison Hickey, Executive Vice President, Mountain Pacific Region
  • Tony Peterson, Regional Finance Director
  • 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.

Chair and Regional Board Member
Julie Hasquet
Corporate Communications Manager
Chugach Electric Association
Anchorage

Regional Board Member
Patty Ginsburg
Retired - Communications
Anchorage

Leadership Nomination Chair
Tiffany Tutiakoff
President and CEO
Northwest Strategies
Anchorage

Lee Fisher
Gatehouse & Equip Control Mgr
Matson Navigation Co
Anchorage

Andrea Gaspard
Pulmonary Nurse Practitioner
AK Native Tribal Health Consortium
Anchorage

Dara Glass
Environmental Protection Specialist
Bureau of Land Management
Anchorage

Gabriele Larry
General Manager
Alaska Fun Center
Fairbanks

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

Julie Millington
Retired – Arts
Anchorage

Laurie Orell
Health Analyst
McDowell Group
Anchorage

George Stewart, MD
Retired - Pulmonology
Anchorage

Josie Wilson
AK Strategic Communications Director
HDR Inc
Anchorage

Beverly K Wooley
Retired – Public Health
Mat-Su Valley

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

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