AARC Election 2017 Results Announced

 Updated: September 22, 2016

  Tags: AARC Members

Voting in AARC Election 2017 ended on Sept. 14, and President Frank Salvatore has announced the results.

The results of this year’s officers and directors election are:

Vice-President of Internal Affairs

Natalie Napolitano, MPH, RRT-NPS, AE-C, CTTS, FAARC

Vice-President of External Affairs

Sheri Tooley, BSRT, RRT-NPS, CPFT, AE-C

Secretary Treasurer

Karen Schell, DHSc, BSRC, RRT-NPS, RRT-SDS, RPFT, RPSGT, AE-C, CTTS

Directors at large

Susan Rinaldo Gallo, MEd, RRT, CTTS, FAARC
John Wilgis, MBA, RRT

Brian Walsh will begin his two-year term as AARC President, other continuing board members include Frank Salvatore, Past President; Section Directors Cheryl Hoerr (Management); Ellen Becker (Education); Keith Lamb (Adult Acute Care); and at-large directors, Timothy Op’t Holt, Lisa Trujillo, John Lindsey, Doug McIntyre, Deborah Skees, and Patti Stefan. Steve Sitting will join the Board as a Section Director (Neonatal-Pediatrics).

Four AARC Specialty Sections also held elections, and these members were elected to serve as chair-elects:

Adult Acute Care

Carl Hinkson, MSc, RRT-ACCS, RRT-NPS, FAARC

Education

Georgianna Sergakis, PhD, RRT, CTTS, FAARC

Diagnostics

Katrina Hynes, MHA, RRT, RPFT

Management

Cheryl Hoerr, MBA, BSRT, RRT, CPFT, FAARC