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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.

Management Team

  • Allison Hickey, Executive Vice President, Mountain Pacific Region
  • Rita Redaelli, San Diego Executive Director
  • Frances Mojica , Los Angeles Executive Director
  • Carrie Nash, Greater Bay Area Executive Director
  • Will Barrett, Director, Advocacy, Clean Air

Regional Board of Directors

2019-2020 CA Regional Board of Directors

Cheryl Calhoun
Managing Director
CBIZ MHM, LLC

Joann Covington
Chief Legal Officer and Head of Government Relations
Proterra

Afif El-Hasan M.D.
CBIZ MHM, LLC
Kaiser

Mark Johnson
Senior Director, Investor Relations
Acadia Pharmaceutical

Steve O'Kane
President
Stephen R. O'Kane Health Care Consultant

Sue Padernacht
Teaching Fellow
University of California, Irvine

Laurie Shelby
Vice President, Environmental, Health, Safety and Sustainability
Tesla

Mary Strenn
Sr. Advisor
International City-County Management Association

Mark Di Giorgio
Senior Financial Analyst
U.S. Trust, Bank of America

Michael M. Schneider
Vice President, Clean Transportation and Asset Management
SDG&E

Local Leadership Boards

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.

Greater Bay Area - Leadership Board

Jack Colburn
Bay Area Air Quality Management District retired Policy Advisor)

Mark Di Giorgio
VP Finance / Senior Financial Analyst
Private Bank, Bank of America

John R. Epperson
Attorney
Cooper White & Cooper

Marissa Otellini
Paralegal
Swinerton Incorporated

Mary Prunicki, PhD, MD
Instructor, Division of Pulmonology and Critical Care
Stanford University

Los Angeles - Leadership Board

Mickey Anderson
Regional Manager
CVS Health

Marco Chu
Financial Advisor
The Wetmore Group, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith

Danielle Garcia
News Writer
KABC-TV Los Angeles

Raleigh Gerber
Corporate Communications Manager
Clean Energy

David Madsen
Community Volunteer

Robert Marshall
Region Director/Region 65
CVS Health

Nareg Mouradian
Trusted Advisor
MAESTRO DEVELOPMENT

Marsha Ramos
President
Geosystems

Ravi Salgia, MD, PhD
Associate Director for Clinical Science Research Professor and Chair, Department of Medical Oncology & Therapeutics Research
City of Hope

Robin Singh, MS
Brokerage Associate
Lincoln Property Company

Harmik Soukiasian, MD
Clinical Chief, Thoracic Surgery
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Margie Wheeler
Executive Strategist, President of Leadership California
The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

Ashley White
Manager
Amazon

San Diego - Leadership Board

Natasha Dowling
Principal
Capgemini

Mark Johnson
Vice President, Investor Relations
Acadia Pharmaceutical

David Lipschutz
Principal
Ernst & Young LLP

Tim Morris, MD
Professor of Clinical Medicine
UCSD

Kevin Narcomey
President & Founder
Osceola Consulting

Michael Schneider
Vice President, Clean Transportation and Asset Management
SDG&E

Laura Weber
Area Vice President
World Wide Technology, Inc.

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