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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.

Southwest 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.

Board of Directors

Larry Blumenthal, M.B.A.
Vice President of Finance for Physician Integration
Dignity Health

Jeff Cellucci
VP of Operations
Capital Senior Living

Jan Eyer
Senior Vice President of Field Operations
United Healthgroup/Optum

Wendy Lawson
System Director of Respiratory Therapy, Radiology, and Sleep Center
Oklahoma Heart Hospital

Craig Litle
Mortgage Loan Officer
BancFirst

Lynn Rosenbach
VP, Post Acute Services & CEO, Banner Home Care and Hospice
Banner Home Care

Duane Ross
Medical Director
Evolent Health

Pete Sabal
RVP, Provider Solutions
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield

Michael Siler
Practical Strategic Solutions

Grant Smedley
Director, Power Delivery Engineering
SRP

Larry Staples
President
in2IT Architecture

Julie Wilder, Ph.D.
Project Lead
Sandia National Laboratories

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.

Membership

Scott Denise, MHA
Chief Operating Officer
Oklahoma City Indian Clinic

Robert Duncan
SVP, Commercial Rel Mgr - Healthcare
Bank of Oklahoma

Jeff George
Chief Meteorologist, Fox25

Helen Harmon
Community Volunteer

Dr. Kendal Hervert
Pulmonologist
Cancer Treatment Centers of America

Rebecca Knox
Professor, Respiratory Health Program
Rose State College

Wendy Lawson
Director of Allied Health
Oklahoma Heart Hospital

Matt Lay
Vice President
Tulsa Firefighters Local 176

Craig Litle
Mortgage Loan Officer
BancFirst

Nancy Myers
Nurse / Psychologist

Dr. Matthew Reinersman
Thoracic Surgeon
Stephenson Cancer Center and OUHSC

Dr. Eva Sawheny
Pulmonologist
Oklahoma Heart Hospital

Wendy Sparks
Revenue Accountant
Carl E. Gungoll, Exploration LLC

Lynda Van Horn
Vice President
INTEGRIS Cancer Institute

Scott VanHorn
President
OKC Fire Union

If you are interested in volunteering for the American Lung Association or learning more about our mission, please contact Terri Bailey, Executive Director, at[email protected].

Management Team

  • Tammy Rocker, Division Vice President of Development, Southwest
  • Kelly Smith, Division Vice President of Health Promotions, Southwest
  • Stacey Mortenson, Division Director, Health Promotions, Southwest
  • Laura Zaccardi, National Manager of Human Resources

Staff Directory

Oklahoma Staff

  • Terri Bailey, Executive Director
  • Aimee Merick, Development Manager
  • Patrick Hattaway, Program Manager
  • Felicia Stroud, Office Assistant
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