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Joseph Robare, DrPH, MS, RDN, President
Associate Professor and MPH Program Director
Department of Public Health and Social Work
Slippery Rock University
110 Dinger Building
1 Morrow Way
Slippery Rock, PA 16057
Telephone: (724) 738-2943

Debra Youngfelt, BS, MCHES, President-Elect
Executive Director
Eastcentral and Northeast Pennsylvania Area Health Education Centers
5662 Interchange Road
Lehighton, PA 18235
Telephone: (610) 379-2001

Sharon Adams, RN, BA, Co-Treasurer
Executive Director
Southcentral Pennsylvania Area Health Education Center
2056 Plank Road
P.O. Box 509
Carrolltown, PA 15722
Telephone: (814) 344-2222

Celeste Stalk-Ortenzio, BA, Co-Treasurer
Celeste C. Stalk-Ortenzio | Financial Analyst
Dept. of Family & Community Medicine & Controller’s Office
Penn State University College of Medicine
500 University Drive, HS72
PO Box 850
Telephone: (717) 531-1282
Cell: (717) 507-4264

Jamie Hammond, MS, MPAS, PA-C, Secretary
Assistant Professor
Department of Physician Assistant Studies
University of Pittsburgh
243 Murdoch Building
3420 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
Telephone: (412) 383-0654

Helen Hawkey, RDH
Executive Director
PA Coalition for Oral Health
P.O. Box 242
Delmont, PA 15626

Lisa Davis, MHA
Director and Outreach Associate Professor of Health Policy and Administration
Pennsylvania Office of Rural Health
118 Keller Building
University Park, PA 16802
Telephone: (814) 863-8214

Ronald Mezick, Jr., PA-C
Pennsylvania Society of Physicians Assistants
P.O. Box 128
Greensburg, PA 15601
Telephone: (724) 836-6411

Diane Spokus, M.Ed., PhD, MCHES
Teaching Professor of Health Policy and Administration, and
Associate Director of Undergraduate Professional Development
Department of Health Policy and Administration
The Pennsylvania State University
501K Ford Building
University Park, PA 16802
Telephone: (814) 865-0716

Kathy Wonderly, RN, MS.Ed.
Consultant, Performance Improvement
Hospital Council of Western Pennsylvania
500 Commonwealth Drive
Warrendale, PA 15086
Telephone: (814) 787-8456

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