We warmly welcome new committee members at any time.  Interested?   Email info@ewhc.org or reach out to the committee chair directly.  

Membership Committee

The Membership Committee leads the recruitment and retention efforts for our valued members and hosts Member Appreciation events three times per year.

Chair:  Meredith Edwards, Office of Medicaid Policy & Planning mledwards4@gmail.com
Board Liaison:  Kiley Wanecke, IU Health
Members:  Emily Tisdale, Recourse Resource
Ashleih Cheshire, Gregory & Appel
Pam McNealy, AECOM Hunt
Tammy Chad, IU Health

Programs Committee

The Programs Committee organizes our monthly events, fall Fashion Show, It’s 5 O’clock Healthcare!, Mentor Program Subcommittee and the Holiday Adopt a Family effort. 

Co-Chairs:  Rhonda Garrison, Marian University rgarrison@marian.edu 
Heather Richmund, Heapy Engineering hlrichmund@heapy.com
Board Liaison:  Elizabeth Walker, Strategy Consultant elizabethwalker.mhajd@gmail.com 
Members: Elizabeth Stahl, Fairbanks
Amber Moore, Katz Sapper Miller
Erica Irvin, American Structurepoint
Jamie Raymond, Four Point Design

Finance Committee

The Finance Committee participates in and oversees the development of our budgeting and financial planning.  It prepares and distributes timely, accurate, and user-friendly financial reports for the Board and oversees the Sustainability Subcommittee. 

Chair:  Barb Elliott, Fairbanks belliott@fairbankscd.org
Board Liaison: Molly Burns, FA  Wilhelm
Members: Deb Kunce, Core Planning Strategies

Communications Committee

The Communications Committee promotes our activities and members through social media, www.ewhc.org, and the monthly newsletter.  

Chair:  Alessa Quiñones-Ortiz, Lewis Kappes aquinones@lewis-kappes.com
Board Liaison:  Katie Miller, Hall Render



Mentor Program Subcommittee

The Mentor Program Committee is launching our inaugural small group mentor groups later this summer.  

Chair:  Elizabeth Walker, Strategy Consultant elizabethwalker.mhajd@gmail.com 
Board Liaison:  Colleen Powers, Hall Render
Members: Britt Sutton, Hall Center for Law and Health at IU McKinney School of Law
Karen Valencic, Spiral Impact

Sustainability Subcommittee

The Sustainability Subcommittee is responsible for connecting with external organizations, including outreach, sponsorship solicitation, and ongoing engagement with our members.

Chair: Stacy Hanefeld, Drewry Simmons Vornehm shanefeld@dsvlaw.com
Board Liaison:  Deb Kunce, Core Planning Strategies
Members: Carla Hill,  BSA Lifestructures