Leadership

2017 MCACHE Board 


President:
Nancy Susick, MSN,
RN, NE-BC FACHE
President
Beaumont Health, Troy
 

 Past President:
Denise Brooks-Williams, FACHE
President
Henry Ford, Wyandotte
 

Vice Treasurer:
Michelle Hornberger, FACHE
President
Certitude Health Strategy, LLC
 

Secretary:
Shawn Levitt, BSN, MHSA, RN, FACHE, CPHQ
Regional Chief Nurse Executive
Detroit Medical Center
 
Yellan
By-Laws Chair:
Robert J. Yellan, FACHE
 
  
Career Development Chair:
Ellie Heinrich, FACHE
President
Heinrich, Casey, & Associates
 

Communications Council Chair:
Terri Gocsik
Associate Principal
The Chartis Group
 

Membership Council Chair:
Rick Hillbom, FACHE
 
 
 
 
Program Council Chair:
Dan Riina, FACHE
Partner
TRG Healthcare, LLC
 

Sponsorship Committee Chair:
Jacqlyn Smith
Director, Project Management and Executive Initiatives
Tenet – Detroit Market Office
Sponsorship Committee Vice Chair:
Bryan Wickersham
Administrative Fellow
Beaumont Health
 

Student Activities Council Chair:
Denise Fair, MPH, FACHE
Group Practice Director
Henry Ford Health System
 
 

Emerging Healthcare Leaders Chair:
Tim Burns
Business Program Manager, Value Based Solutions
Aetna
 

Ohio Local Program
Council Representative Chair:
Katie Perkins, MBA
Director of Palliative Care
Hospice of Northwest Ohio
 
 
Ohio Local Program
Council Representative Vice Chair:
Ed Treft
Director of Business Development
PT Services Rehabilitation
 

Diversity & Inclusion Liaison:
Barbara Rossman
President and Chief Executive Officer
Henry Ford Macomb Hospital
 
 
At-Large Member:
Paula Autry, FACHE
Chief Executive Officer
Henry Ford Macomb Hospital
 

At-Large Member:
Lacey Sapkiewicz
Executive Director, Cardiac & Service Line Development
Saint Joseph Mercy Health System
 

At-Large Member:
Barbara Rossman
President and Chief Executive Officer
Henry Ford Macomb Hospital
 
 
At-Large Member:
Luanne Thomas-Ewald, FACHE
President
Children’s Hospital of Michigan
 

President-Elect:
Gwen Parker, MD, FACHE
Sr. Medical Director of PPO
and Care Management
Blue Cross Blue Shield of MI

 

Treasurer:
Mason Dixon, FACHE
Vice President, Beaumont Medical Group
Beaumont Health

 

 Vice Treasurer:
Branden Hill
Nuclear Medicine Supervisor
McLaren Macomb
 
Regent:
Derk Pronger, FACHE
Chief Operating Officer
Munson Medical Center
 
By-Laws Vice Chair:
Thomas M. Brisse, FACHE 
President 
McLaren Macomb

Career Development Vice Chair:
Christine Stesney-Ridenour, FACHE
VP and Chief Operating Officer
Beaumont Health, Trenton

 Communications Council Vice Chair:
Erika Arndt 
Heart and Vascular Manager
Beaumont Health, Troy

 

Membership Council Vice Chair:
Jim Aldrich, FACHE
Director of Oncology Services and Medical Staff Services
St. Mary Mercy Hospital
 
Program Council Vice Chair:
Jacqueline L. Wood, FACHE
Client Strategist Manager
PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLC
 
Sponsorship Committee Vice Chair:
Patrick Kelly
Director, Health Industries
PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLC
 

Student Representative:
Daniel Gessel
Student
University of Michigan

 

Student Activities Council Vice Chair:
Angela DeLaere
Corporate Business Manager, Breast Cancer Centers
Beaumont Health
 
Emerging Healthcare Leaders Vice Chair:
Almir Karamovic, CHFP
Project Manager
Ascension Health
 
 
Ohio Local Program
Council Representative Vice Chair:
Mark Somodi, PhD, FACHE
Executive Director – Administrator
PT Services Rehabilitation

 
At-Large Member:
Michelle Hornberger, FACHE
President
Certitude Health Strategy, LLD
 
 
At-Large Member:
Irita Matthews, JD 
Vice President, Associate General Counsel
Health Alliance Plan
 
At-Large Member:
Shannon Striebich
President and Chief Executive Officer
St. Joseph Mercy – Oakland
 
At-Large Member:
Mary Zuckerman, FACHE
Sr. Vice President, Operations and Integration
St. John Providence Health System
 
At-Large Member:
Brian Madison, FACHE
President
The HCS Group
 At-Large Member:
John W. Fick, FACHE
Siena Heights University

ACHE’s Chapter Management and Awards Program ensure the delivery of high-quality services to ACHE members and other health care executives at the local level. ACHE designed this program to provide chapter performance incentives and acknowledge outstanding accomplishments based on objectively measured results.
 

Since its inception, MCACHE has received numerous awards:

 

2014

ACHE Award for Sustained Performance ACHE Award of Chapter Distinction
 

2013

ACHE Award of Chapter Distinction
 

2012

ACHE Regent Award
 

2009

ACHE Regent Award ACHE Award of Chapter Distinction
 

2008

ACHE Award for Chapter Merit
 

2004

ACHE Chapter of the Year Recognition