Board

AUPHA Board of Directors




Chair        

Diane Howard, PhD, MPH
Associate Professor
Rush University


      
Chair-Elect
Keith Benson, MHA, 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





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




Bernardo Ramirez, MD

Assistant Professor and Director, BSHSA Program
University of Central Florida

Michael Meacham, JD, MPH
Associate Professor
Medical University of South Carolina




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




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