EPAHEN Board of Directors

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Patrick Simonson, FACHE – Chapter President
VP, Interim Leadership Team, EBM Group Advisors

– Chapter President-Elect

Marie S. Clemens, MBA – Chapter Secretary
Corporate Director, Communications, Hospital Central Services, Inc. & Affiliates

Jessica A. Long, MBA – Chapter Treasurer
Supervisor of Finance, B. Braun Medical

Carol Noel Michaels, MPH, MCHES – Membership Co-Chair
Administrator, Care Coordination, Populytics & Lehigh Valley Health Network

James Dalkiewicz – Membership Co-Chair
Program Manager, Administration, St. Luke’s University Health Network

Amanda Fullerton, MHA – Events/Program Co-Chair
Regional Manager, St. Luke’s University Health Network

Deb Otto – Events/Program Co-Chair
Director of Operations, ARMStaffing

Bill Miller, PhD, MHA – Academic Relations Co-Chair
Faculty Co-Chair, The University of Scranton

Justin Matus, PhD, FACHE – Academic Relations Co-Chair
Associate Professor, Wilkes University

Dawn Wright, JD, MBA – Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Chair
 VP, Human Resources, UPMC Williamsport Regional Medical Center

Jerome Panisak, MHA, CMPE – Early Careerist Chair
Assoc VP, Medicine Group & Practice Operations, Evangelical Community Hospital

Ayaz Mahmood  Khan, MD, MBA, MPH, FACHE – VP/Director-at-Large
President & Medical Director, Pain Management of Williamsport, LLC

Dan West, PhD, FACHE – VP/Director-at-Large
Professor & Chairman, Department of Health Administration, The University of Scranton

Ikhlas Darkhalil,  PhD, NRCC (CC,TC), MBA – VP/Director-at-Large
Chief Executive Officer, Healthcare Consultant Company

Amber Thompson, FACHE – Immediate Past President
Director, Enterprise Partnerships, IQVIA

Robert Spinelli, DBA – VP Emeritus
Program Director, Undergraduate Health Administration / Assistant Professor, The University of Scranton

Michael George, FACHE – ACHE Regent
Vice President, Healthcare Services, Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia

* updated 1/4/2021