State/Local Chapters

SHSMD Chapter

New England Society for Healthcare Communications (NESHCo)

John Looney
Executive Director, Marketing & Communications
Lahey Health

Amanda Barney
NESHCo Administrator

Healthcare Planning & Marketing Society of New Jersey (HPMSNJ)

Debra Pingue
Consumer Healthcare Connections

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

Emily Thurston
Manager, PR & Marketing
Mary Washington Healthcare

Shannon Martin
MASHMD Administrator
Account Representative
Neathawk Dubuque & Packett

Carolinas Healthcare Public Relations & Marketing Society (CHPRMS)

Kari Lutz
Marketing Director
AanMed Health

Carolinas Society for Healthcare Strategy & Market Development (CSHSMD)

Sara Bacik
Chief Strategy and Business Development Officer
MUSC Health

Sara Holleran

Senior Strategist
Duke Clinical Research

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)

Theresa Komatis
KishHealth System

Indiana Healthcare Marketing and Public Relations Society (IHMPRS)

Todd Harper
Media & Public Affairs Manager
Eskenazi Health

Michigan Society for Healthcare Planning and Marketing (MSHPM)

Dr. John W. Fick
Professor
Siena Heights University 

Megan Yore
Chief Communications Officer & Director of Marketing
Lakeland Health

Healthcare Communicators of Oregon (HCO)

KJ McAllister
Principal
KJM Public Relations

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

Andrew Werts
Regional Director, Brand Marketing
Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance and San Pedro