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.
- 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
- Myda Magana, Vice President, Development
Local Leadership Board
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.
Senior Biomedical Engineer
Eric Crawley, MD
Straub Clinic and Hospital
Kapiolani Community College
May Kealoha, RN, MPH, MSN, PhD
Director of Nursing/Division Chair
University of Hawaii
Von Kenric Kaneshiro
Von Kenric Brushes
K (Karen) Latzka
Community Advocate, LC Chair
Director of Marketing
Hawaii Dental Service
Ron Sanderson, RRT, RPFT, MEd, DrPh, AE-C
Director, Cardiopulmonary Department
Castle Medical Center
James T Wong
State of Hawaii
Director of Strategic Consulting Services, Oceanit
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