State/Local Chapters

SHSMD Chapter

New England Society for Healthcare Communications (NESHCo)

Michael O’Farrell (President)
Director of Public Relations
Lawrence + Memorial Hospital

Jennifer Gervais
NESHCo Administrator
405 Promenade Street, Ste. C
Providence, RI 02908

Healthcare Planning & Marketing Society of New Jersey (HPMSNJ)

Michael Slusarz
Vice President Marketing & Business Development
Cape Regional Health Sysetm

Mid-Atlantic Society for Healthcare Strategy and Market Development (MASHSMD)

Kelsey Lewia
Account Manager
Media Partners

Emily Thurston
MASHSMD Administrator
Manager of Public Relations & Marketing
Mary Washington Healthcare

Carolinas Healthcare Public Relations & Marketing Society (CHPRMS)

Kari Lutz
Marketing Director
AanMed Health

Carolinas Society for Healthcare Strategy & Market Development (CSHSMD)

Cathi Durham

Director, Strategy Growth and Business Development
Mission Health

Georgia Society for Healthcare Marketing & Public Relations (GSHMPR)

Daryl Cole (President)
Marketing Communications Manager
Hamilton Health Care System

Cathleen Caldwell (President Elect)
Associate Vice President for Marketing
Augusta University Medical Center

Illinois Society for Healthcare Marketing and Public Relations (ISHMPR)

Devin O'Brien
O’Brien Corporation

Indiana Healthcare Marketing and Public Relations Society (IHMPRS)

Todd Harper
Media & Public Affairs Manager
Eskenazi Health

Michigan Society for Healthcare Planning and Marketing (MSHPM)

Megan Yore
Chief Communications Officer & Director of Marketing
Lakeland Health

Healthcare Communicators of Oregon (HCO)

KJ McAllister
KJM Public Relations

Healthcare Public Relations & Marketing Association of Southern California (HPRMA)

Christine Ramsey
Manager, Marketing and Communications
Riverside University Health System