Board Members

President
Carolyn Cutilli, PhD, RN
Patient Education Specialist
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Adjunct Professor, MSN Program
American International College
803 Nesbitt Road
Maple Glen, PA 19002
Phone: 215-313-6799
Email: [email protected]

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Janette Helm, MA, RN, MCHES
Organizational Development Consultant
Adjunct Faculty Indiana University Indianapolis
School of Public Health; School of Public and Environmental Affairs
Phone: 317-650-0873
Email: [email protected]

Melinda Orebaugh, MLS Treasurer
Melinda Orebaugh, MLS
Director, Library & Patient Education Services
Gundersen Health System
1900 South Ave, Mailstop HO1-011
La Crosse, WI 54601
Phone: 608-775-5406
Email: [email protected]

Judi Dunn, DNP, RN

Secretary
Judi Dunn, DNP, RN
Patient Education Manager
University of Kentucky Healthcare
1000 South Limestone Street
Don and Cathy Jacobs Health Education Center
The Don and Cathy Jacobs Pediatric Health Education Center
Lexington, Kentucky 40536-1506
Phone:  859-323-5016
Email: [email protected]


Beth Hicks MSN, RN, PCNS-BC Communications Co-Chair
Beth Hicks MSN, RN, PCNS-BC
Clinical Nurse Coordinator, Oncology and Hematology
Kaiser Permanente
2500 South Havana
Denver, CO 80202
Phone: 408-230-9267
Email: [email protected]

Gary Ashwal, MA Communications Co-Chair
Gary Ashwal, MA
Health Communication Specialist
Multimedia Content Producer
Booster Shot Media
PO Box 7452
Santa Monica, CA 90406
Phone: 909-274-9254
Email: [email protected]

Ann Furey, MSN, MBA, RN, NC-BC Member at Large
Ann Furey, MSN, MBA, RN, NC-BC
Dana Farber Cancer Institute

Research Nurse
550 Liberty Street
Braintree, MA 02184
Phone: 857-330-7406
Email: [email protected]


Kristin Barton, MA, CHES Member at Large
Kristin Barton, MA, CHES
Project Manager, Health Literacy/Patient and Family Education
300 Longwood Avenue 
Boston Children's Hospital
Boston, MA 02115
Phone: 617-919-3638
Email: [email protected]

Sandy Cornett, PhD, RN (retired) Member at Large
Sandy Cornett, PhD, RN (retired)
Former Director, OSU AHEC Clear Health Communication Program
6088 Sedgwick Rd.
Columbus, OH 43235
Phone: 614-325-0008
Email: [email protected]