New board members also named
CHICAGO, Ill — The American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE) of the American Hospital Association (AHA) has announced that George A. (Skip) Smith, CHFM, SASHE, Director, Facility Management with Catholic Health Initiatives in Hilliard, Ohio was elected the 2010 President-Elect. The President-Elect will serve in this position during 2010 and assume the presidency in 2011. The ASHE Board of Directors has the responsibility to determine its mission, goals and objectives and to develop the strategic and financial plans to achieve them.
ASHE has also re-elected Mark A. Kenneday, MBA, CHFM, SASHE and voted in four new members to its Board of Directors for terms beginning on January 1, 2010 and ending December 31, 2011. Congratulations to the following individuals:
Philip C. Stephens, MHA, CHFM, SASHE
Director, Facilities Management Services
Carolinas Medical Center – NorthEast
Gary L. Hempeck
Director, Plant Operations
HealthEast St. Joseph Hospital
St. Paul, MN
Mark A. Kenneday, MBA, CHFM, SASHE
Vice Chancellor for Campus Operations
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS)
Little Rock, AR
Skanda V. Skandaverl, BSM, MBA, CHFM, FASHE
Director, Facilities & Construction
Lawrence Memorial Hospital
Stephen J. Grose, CHFM
Virginia Mason Medical Center
For more information on the current ASHE board members please go to www.ashe.org.
The American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE) is a personal membership group of the American Hospital Association (AHA). ASHE represents a diverse network of more than 9,200 members dedicated to optimizing the health care physical environment. For information about ASHE, please visit www.ashe.org.