Board

AUPHA Board of Directors



Chair        

Diane Howard, PhD, MPH
Associate Professor
Rush University

      
Chair-Elect
Keith Benson, PhD
Program Director

Winthrop University


Secretary

Brenda Freshman, PhD
Associate Professor

California State University - Long Beach 



Treasurer

Mark Diana, PhD
Associate Professor and MHA Program Director
Tulane University




Past Chair
Christy Harris Lemak, PhD, FACHE
Professor and Chair
University of Alabama at Birmingham 




Leigh Cellucci, PhD
Professor and Program Director
East Carolina University

           





Julia Costich, JD, PhD

Professor and Associate Chair
University of Kentucky 



Gina Cronin, MHA
Institute Administrator, Heart & Vascular Institute
Cleveland Clinic




Raymond Grady, MHA, FACHE
Trustee

Northwest Community Healthcare 



R. Brooke Hollis, MBA
Executive Director
Cornell University


Rupert Evans, MPA, DHA, FACHE

Professor and Chairman, Department of Healthcare Administration
Governors State University


Michael Meacham, JD, MPH

Associate Professor
Medical University of South Carolina




Carol Molinari, PhD, MBA, MPH
Associate Professor
University of Baltimore




Bernardo Ramirez, MD
Assistant Professor and Director, BSHSA Program
University of Central Florida
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Thomas Vaughn, PhD

Associate Professor
University of Iowa




Carolyn Watts, PhD
Richard M. Bracken Chair and Chairman
Virginia Commonwealth University



Gerald Glandon, PhD
President & CEO
Association of University Programs in Health Administration