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Alabama - Region 4

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated ChapterAlabama Society for Healthcare Engineering
2015 President: Donna M. Keith, CHSP
Manager Safety
St. Vincent's Birmingham
Birmingham, Ala.
Phone: 205-939-7870
Fax: 205-930-2465
E-Mail: donna.keith@stvhs.com
Website: www.alashe.org

Alaska - Region 10

Alaska Society of Healthcare Managers and Engineers
2015 President: Clint Brooks
Director Safety & Operations
Banner Health Fairbanks Memorial Hospital
Fairbanks, Alaska
Phone: 907-452-8181
E-Mail: clint.brooks@bannerhealth.com
Website: www.ashme.org

Arizona - Region 9

Arizona Society for Healthcare Engineering
2015 President: Derrell L Blair, CHFM
Operations Manager Plant Services
TMC Healthcare
Tucson, Ariz.
Phone: 520-324-1497
Fax: 520-324-1740
E-mail: derrell.blair@tmcaz.com
Website: www.azashe.org

Central Arizona Society for Healthcare Engineering
2015 President: Robert M. Ostrand
Senior Project Manager Design & Construction
Banner Health
Chandler, Ariz.
Phone: 480-797-4969
E-mail: mark.ostrand@bannerhealth.com
Website: www.cashe-az.com

Arkansas - Region 7

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Arkansas Association for Healthcare Engineering, Inc.
2015 President: Wesley L. Trussell, CHFM
Assistant Vice President Facilities & Support Services
Jefferson Regional Medical Center
Pine Bluff, Ark.
Phone: 870-541-7754
Fax: 870-541-7406
E-mail: trussellw@jrmc.org
Website: http://aahe-online.org

California - Region 9

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter California Society for Healthcare Engineering, Inc.
2015 President: Charles R. Peek
Manager Plant Operation
Emanuel Medical Center
Turlock, Calif.
Phone: 209-664-5959
E-Mail: chuck.peek@tenethealth.com
Website: www.cshe.org

Colorado - Region 8

2012 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Colorado Association of Healthcare Engineers and Directors
2015 President: Jerry A. McFarland, CHFM
Director Facilities
St. Anthony Summit Medical Center
Frisco, Colo.
Phone: 970-668-2853
Fax: 970-668-2815
E-Mail: jerrymcfarland@centura.org
Website: www.cahed.org

District of Columbia - Region 2

No Chapter

Florida - Region 4

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Florida Healthcare Engineering Association
2015 President: Norman C. Epps, CHE, CHEP, CHC
Director Plant Operations
Cleveland Clinic Florida
Weston, Fla.
Phone: 954-689-5023
Fax: 954-689-5026
E-mail: eppsol@yahoo.com
Website: www.fhea.org

Georgia - Region 4

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Georgia Association for Healthcare Facility Managers
2015 President: Don Gay
Director Facility Engineering & Safety Management
Tift Regional Medical Center
Tifton, Ga.
Phone: 229-353-6176
Fax: 229-353-7721
E-mail: don.gay@tiftregional.com
Website: https://programs.gha.org/Home/AffiliatedSocieties/HospitalEngineers(GSHE).aspx

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Georgia Society for Healthcare Engineers
2015 President: William Z. (Zack) Holt, CHFM
Director Facilities Management
Piedmont Newnan Hospital
Newnan, Ga.
Phone: 770-400-2902
Fax: 770-304-9696
E-mail: luvinsumbeach@gmail.com
Website: www.gashe.org

Hawaii - Region 10

No chapter

Idaho - Region 10

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Idaho Society for Healthcare Engineering
2015 President: Wayne E Tuckness, CHFM, RHSO
Supervisor Plant Operations
West Valley Medical Center
Caldwell, Idaho
Phone: 208-455-3823
Fax: 208-455-4066
E-mail: wayne.tuckness@hcahealthcare.com
Website: www.ishe-web.com

Illinois - Region 5

Central Illinois Chapter of Hospital Engineers
2015 President: Jason E. Reith
Director Facilities Management
Pekin Hospital
Pekin, Ill.
Phone: 309-267-1092
Fax: 309-353-0944
E-mail: jreith@pekinhospital.com
Website: www.ciche-online.org

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Healthcare Engineers Society of Northern Illinois
2015 President: Herman A. McKenzie, CPMM
Administrative Director
Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital
Bolingbrook, Ill.
Phone: 847-207-5465
Fax: 847-923-7705
E-mail: hmckenzie516@gmail.com
Website: www.hesni.org

2013Tennessee Healthcare Engineering Association Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Southern Illinois Chapter for Healthcare Engineering
2015 President: Howard E. Jones
Director Plant Operations
St. Mary's Good Samaritan, Inc.
Mount Vernon, Ill.
Phone: 618-436-8740
Fax: 618-242-8433
E-mail: howard_jones@ssmhc.com
Website: www.siche-online.org

Indiana - Region 5

2013 Gold Level Affiliated Chapter Indiana Society for Healthcare Engineering
2015 President: John Ward
Manager Plant Operations
Indiana University Health Ball Memorial Hospital
Yorktown, Ind.
Phone: 765-751-2595
E-mail: jrward@iuhealth.org
Website: www.isheweb.org

Iowa - Region 6

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Iowa Society of Healthcare Engineers
2015 President: Phillip L. Nelson, CHFM
Director Plaint Operations
Buena Vista Regional Medical Center
Storm Lake, Iowa
Phone: 712-213-8680
Fax: 712-732-4034
E-mail: nelson.phillip@bvrmc.org
Website: http://www.ihaonline.org/imis15/IHAOnline/Members_Groups/affiliate_groups/ISHE.aspx

Kansas - Region 8

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Kansas Healthcare Engineers' Association
2015 President: Darren L. Bottom
Director Safety & General Maintenance
Hospital District One of Rice County
Lyons, Kan.
Phone: 620-257-5173 Ext. 616
Fax: 620-257-2608
E-mail: dbottom@rch-lyons.com
Website: www.kha-net.org

Kentucky - Region 3

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Kentucky Society of Healthcare Engineers
2015 President: David D. Hall, CHFM
Director Plant Operations
Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital
Ashland, Ky.
Phone: 606-833-3169
Fax: 606-833-3165
E-mail: david_hall@bshsi.org
Website:www.kshe.org

Louisiana - Region 7

2013 Silver Level Affiliated Chapter Louisiana Society for Healthcare Facility Managers
2015 President: Richard Joseph Oswald, CHFM
Systems Specialist
Woman's Hospital
Baton Rouge, La.
Phone 225-231-5353
Fax: 225-928-8853
E-mail: richard.oswald@womans.org
Website: www.lashfm.org

Maryland - Region 2

2013 Silver Level Affiliated Chapter Chesapeake Area Society of Healthcare Engineering, Inc.
2015 President: Carroll R. Simmons
Director Building Services
Keswick Multi-Care Center
Baltimore, Md.
Phone: 410-662-4245
Fax: 410-662-4305
E-mail: simmonsc@keswick-multicare.org
Website: www.cashe-md.org

Massachusetts - Region 1

Michigan - Region 5

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Michigan Society for Healthcare Engineering
2015 President: David Holsworth
Supervisor Maintenance
Spectrum Health Big Rapids Hospital
Big Rapids, Mich.
Phone: 231-592-4219
E-mail: dholsworth@mcmcbr.com
Website: http://www.mishe.org/

2013 Silver Level Affiliated Chapter Southeastern Michigan Society for Healthcare Engineering
2015 President: Timothy C. Rowlett, CHFM
Director Engineering & Operations
Jones Lang LaSalle Beaumont Health System
Royal Oak, Mich.
Phone: 248-551-0407
Fax: 248-551-1774
E-mail: tim.rowlett@beaumont.edu
Website: www.smshehealthcare.org/

Minnesota - Region 6

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Twin City Healthcare Engineering Association
2015 President: Mark J. Thuringer, BS, CHFM
Director Facility Services
University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview
Minneapolis, Minn.
Phone: 612-273-9333
Fax: 612-273-3609
E-mail: mthurin1@fairview.org
Website: www.tchea.com

Mississippi - Region 4

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Mississippi Hospital Association Society for Healthcare Engineers and Facility Managers
2015 President: Billy J. Gibson, BS, CHFM
Director Engineering
Forrest General Hospital
Hattiesburg, Miss.
Phone: 601-288-2710
Fax: 601-288-2716
E-mail: jgibson@forrestgeneral.com
Website: http://connect.mhanet.org

Missouri - Region 8

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Missouri Society for Healthcare Engineering
2015 President: Gary Douglas Ruble, CPE, CHFM, CPMM
Director Plant Operations
Hannibal Regional Hospital
Hannibal, Mo.
Phone: 573-406-1612
Fax: 573-248-5386
E-mail: doug.ruble@hrhonline.org
Website: www.mosheonline.org

Montana - Region 10

Montana Society of Healthcare Engineers
2015 President: Thomas A. McKenna, CHFM
Director Facility Services
St. John’s Lutheran Ministries
Billings, Mont.
Phone: 406-655-5788
Fax: 406-655-5656
E-mail: tmckenna@sjlm.org
Website: www.mt-mshe.net

Nebraska - Region 8

2013 Gold Level Affiliated Chapter Nebraska Society of Healthcare Engineers
2015 President: Rod D. Chambers, CHFM
Director Facilities
CHI Health St. Elizabeth
Lincoln, Neb.
Phone: 402-219-8000
Fax: 402-219-7705
E-mail: clark.collett@nmhs.org
Website: www.nsheweb.org

New Hampshire - Region 1

New Jersey - Region 2

2013 Bronze Level Affiliated ChapterThe Healthcare Engineers Association of Southern New Jersey
2015 President: John J. Slimm, CHFM
Director Plant Operations
Virtua Memorial
Mt. Holly, N.J.
Phone: 609-914-7001
Fax: 609-914-6512
E-mail: jslimm@virtua.org
Website : heasnj.com

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Healthcare Facilities Management Society of New Jersey
2015 President: Michael J. DePadova, BSME, MHA, CHFM
Director Facilities Management & Security Safety Officer
Christ Hospital
Jersey City, N.J.
Phone: 201-795-8387
Fax: 201-795-8631
E-mail: michaeljdp@aol.com
Website: www.hfmsnj.org

New Mexico - Region 7

New York - Region 1

2013 Gold Level Affiliated Chapter Central New York Society of Health Care Engineers
2015 President: John A. Gaetano, CHFM
Director Facilities Management
Faxton-St. Lukes Healthcare
Utica, N.Y.
Phone: 315-624-6209
Fax: 315-624-6943
E-mail: jgaetan1@mvnhealth.com
Website: www.cnyshe.org

2013 Bronze Level Affiliated Chapter Genesee Valley Regional Association for Healthcare Engineers
2015 President: Michael S. Van Wormer, CHFM
Director Facility Services
Finger Lakes Health
Geneva, N.Y.
Phone: 315-787-4112
Fax: 315-787-4073
E-mail: mike.vanwormer@flhealth.org
Website: www.gvrahe.org

Nevada - Region 9

No Chapter

North Carolina - Region 3

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter North Carolina Healthcare Engineers Association, Inc.
2015 President: Terry L. Fair, CHFM, CHE
Corporate Director Life Safety
Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center
Charlotte, N.C.
Phone: 704-506-6491
Fax: 704-316-0620
E-mail: tlfair@novanthealth.org
Website: www.nchea.com

North Dakota - Region 6

2013 Brpmze Level Affiliated Chapter North Dakota Health Care Engineering Society
2015 President: Blair Abraham
Director Engineering
Essentia Health
Fargo, N.D.
Phone: 701-364-8102
Fax: 701-364-8103
E-mail: blair.abraham@essentiahealth.org
Website: www.ndhes.org

Ohio - Region 5

2013 Bronze Level Affiliated Chapter Northern Ohio Society for Healthcare Engineering
2015 President: William M. Rundle, CHFM
Director Plant Engineering
Robinson Memorial Hospital
Ravenna, Ohio
Phone: 330-297-2463
Fax: 330-297-8681
E-mail: wrundle@rmh2.org
Website: www.noshe.org

Ohio Society for Healthcare Facilities Management
2015 President: Todd E. Reibenstein, CHFM
Manager Plant Engineering
Mercy Medical Center
Canton, Ohio
Phone: 330-458-4238
Fax: 330-430-6962
E-mail: todd.reibenstein@cantonmercy.org
Website: www.ohanet.org

Oklahoma - Region 7

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Oklahoma Association of Healthcare Engineers
2015 President: John M. Holderman, II, CHFM, CHC
Director Facilities
St. John Health System
Broken Arrow, Okla.
Phone: 918-994-8096
Fax: 918-744-2716
E-mail: john.holderman@sjmc.org
Website: www.oahe.org

Oregon - Region 10

2013 Gold Level Affiliated Chapter Oregon Society for Healthcare Engineering
2015 President: Gregory S. Parks
Manager Facility
Legacy Emanuel Hospital and Health Center
Portland, Ore.
Phone: 503-413-3807
Fax: 503-413-2949
E-Mail: gparks@lhs.org
Website: www.oshe.us

Pennsylvania - Region 2

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Pennsylvania Society for Healthcare Engineers Association, Inc.
2015 President: Christopher J. Reitz, AIA, CHFM
Director Facilities Compliance
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, Pa.
Phone: 215-503-6533
Fax: 215-923-1402
E-mail: christopher.reitz@jefferson.edu
Website: www.pshfe.com

South Carolina - Region 3

2013 Silver Level Affiliated Chapter South Carolina Society for Hospital Engineers
2015 President: Gary Hogue, CHFM
Director Engineering
Palmetto Health Richland
Columbia, S.C.
Phone: 803-434-2721
Fax: 803-434-2940
E-mail: gary.hogue@palmettohealth.org
Website: www.schanew.org/pmgs/scshe

South Dakota - Region 6

2013 Gold Level Affiliated Chapter South Dakota Healthcare Engineers Society
2015 President: William O. Werner
Supervisor Plant Operations
Rapid City Regional Hospital
Rapid City, S.D.
Phone: 605-755-8007
Fax: 605-719-8887
E-mail: wwerner@regionalhealth.com
Website: www.sdhengineers.com

Tennessee - Region 3

2013 Bronze Level Affiliated Chapter Tennessee Hospital Engineers Association
2015 President: Jerry W. Ferguson, CFM, CHFM
Corporate Facilities Director
Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare
Germantown, Tenn.
Phone: 901-413-1759
Fax: 901-516-6997
E-mail: jerry.ferguson@att.net
Website: www.tennashe.org

Texas - Region 7

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Texas Association of Healthcare Facilities Management
2015 President: Bert M. Gumeringer, CHFM, SASHE
Assistant Vice President Facilities Operations
Texas Children’s Hospital
Houston, Texas
Phone: 832-824-5994
Fax: 832-825-5089
E-mail: bmgumeri@texaschildrens.org
Website: www.tahfm.org

Utah - Region 9

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Utah Society for Healthcare Engineering
2015 President: Glen A. Roderick
Manager Facility
Intermountain Health Care, Inc.
Murray, Utah
Phone: 801-507-7000
Fax: 901-507-4919
E-mail: glen.roderick@imail.org
Website: www.ushe.org

Virginia - Region 3

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Virginia Society of Healthcare Engineers
2015 President: Robert H. Reardon, Jr., CHFM
Chief Facility Officer
VCU Health System
Richmond, Va.
Phone: 804-828-1387
Fax: 804-828-1400
E-mail: rreardon@vcu.edu
Website: www.vshe.org

Washington - Region 10

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Washington State Society for Healthcare Engineering
2015 President: Eric M. Rodgers
Manager Plant Operations Saety & Emergency Management Officer
Providence Health Care Stevens County
Colville, Wash.
Phone: 509-685-5414
Fax: 509-685-2077
E-mail: eric.rodgers@providence.org
Website: www.wsshe.org

West Virginia - Region 3

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter West Virginia Society for Healthcare Engineering
2015 President: Jeri L Trippett, PE
Project Manager
Davis Memorial Hospital
Elkins, W.Va.
Phone: 304-637-3521
Fax: 304-637-3368
E-mail: trippettj@davishealthsystem.org
Website: www.wvshe.org

Wisconsin - Region 6

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Wisconsin Healthcare Engineering Association
2015 President: Gordon Howie, MSPM, PMP, CHFM
Director Maintenance
Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire
Eau Claire, Wis.
Phone: 715-838-1999
Fax: 715-838-3888
E-mail: howie.gordon@mayo.edu
Website: www.whea.com

Wyoming - Region 10

Wyoming Society of Healthcare Engineering
2015 President: James Rader
Specialist Facilities Compliance
Sheridan Memorial Hospital
Sheridan, Wyo.
Phone: 307-672-1140
Fax: 307-672-1007
E-Mail: jamesrader@sheridanhospital.org
Website: www.wshe.us

Chapters Covering Multiple States

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Healthcare Facilities Managers Association of Delaware Valley
2015 President: Francis J. Connelly, CHFM
Director Physical Plant
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pa.
Phone: 215-662-7685
Fax: 215-662-2369
E-mail: francis.connelly@uphs.upenn.edu
Website: www.hfmadv.org

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Kansas City Area Healthcare Engineers
2015 President: Jason A. Piper
Manager Facilities Operations
Shawnee Mission Medical Center
Overland Park, Kan.
Phone: 913-789-3274
Fax: 816-329-8081
E-mail: jason.piper@shawneemission.org
Website: www.kcahe.org

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated ChapterThe New England Healthcare Engineers' Society, Inc.
2015 President: Paul Edward Cantrell, CHFM
Director Facility Operations
Concord Hospital
Concord, N.H.
Phone: 603-227-7058
Fax: 603-228-7197
E-mail: pcantrel@crhc.org
Website: www.nehes.org

2013 Platinum Level Affiliated Chapter Tri-State Society of Healthcare Engineers, Inc.
2015 President: Jo Ellen McCarthy, CHEP
Director General Services Safety & Risk
Shriners Hospitals for Children Cincinnati Burns Hospital
Cincinnati, Ohio
Phone: 513-872-6243
Fax: 513-872-6158
E-mail: jemccarthy@shrinenet.org
Website: www.tshe-oki.org

ASHE Student Chapters

Brigham Young University (Student Chapter)
2015 President: Jeffery L. Campbell, PhD
Chair Facilities Management Program
Brigham Young University
Provo, Utah
Phone: 801-376-6906
Fax: 801-422-0653
E-Mail: jcampbell@byu.edu

Purdue University (Student Chapter)
2015 President: Tim Criste
Purdue University
West Lafayette, Ind.
E-Mail: tcriste@purdue.edu

 

 

The American Society for Healthcare Engineering of the American Hospital Association
155 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 400. Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: 312-422-3800 | Fax: 312-422-4571
ashe@aha.org