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
Robert Merchant, M.D.
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
Corporate Communications Manager
Chugach Electric Association
Regional Board Member
Retired - Communications
Leadership Nomination Chair
President and CEO
Gatehouse & Equip Control Mgr
Matson Navigation Co
Pulmonary Nurse Practitioner
AK Native Tribal Health Consortium
Environmental Protection Specialist
Bureau of Land Management
Alaska Fun Center
Kelly R. Larson
Director of Corporate & Community Partnerships
Alaska State Fair
Retired – Arts
George Stewart, MD
Retired - Pulmonology
AK Strategic Communications Director
Beverly K Wooley
Retired – Public Health
John S. Yordy, M.D., Ph.D
Valley Radiation Therapy
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