AARC Election 2018

Meet the Candidates for AARC Election 2018

All Active and Life members of the American Association for Respiratory Care may vote online for 2018 officer, director, and specialty section chair positions.

Because the voting system validates your AARC membership, you can only vote by clicking on the link in the email you receive. If you did not receive an email and believe you are eligible to vote, please do the following:

  • Wait until Aug. 16 when you will receive a reminder email, or
  • Write to Tim Myers and request that the emailed invitation to vote be sent to you.

Eligible AARC members will receive an email invitation to vote on Aug. 7 near midnight just prior to the voting opening at 12:05 am on Aug. 7. Voting polls will close on Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, at 11:55 pm CDT.

A biographical sketch about each candidate and their answers to questions posed by the AARC Elections Committee are available below.


President-Elect

Lynda GoodfellowLynda Goodfellow, EdD, RRT, FAARC
Professor and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Georgia State University
Atlanta, GA

President-Elect

Karen SchellKaren Schell, DHSc, MHSc, BSRC, RRT-NPS, RRT-SDS, RPFT, RPSGT, AE-C, CTTS
Assistant Clinical Professor
KUMC Respiratory Care Education
Kansas City, KS

Director-at-Large

Raymond PisaniRaymond Pisani, BS, RRT-NPS, RRT-ACCS, FAARC
Director, Cardiopulmonary Services, Neurodiagnostics & Sleep Disorder Center
Teche Regional Medical Center
Morgan City, LA

Director-at-Large

Tim Op’t HoltTim Op’t Holt, EdD, RRT, FAARC
Professor
University of South Alabama
Mobile, AL

Director-at-Large

Lisa TrujilloLisa Trujillo, DHSc, RRT
Associate Professor/Director of Clinical Education
Weber State University
Ogden, UT

Director-at-Large

Gary WickmanGary Wickman, MSRCL, RRT, FAARC
Faculty
Seattle Central College
Seattle, WA

Transport Section Chair-Elect

Jon C. InkrottJon C. Inkrott, RRT-ACCS
Flight Respiratory Therapist
Florida Hospital Orlando — Florida Flight 1
Orlando, FL

Transport Section Chair-Elect

Olivia L. JenkinsOlivia L. Jenkins, BHS, RRT-NPS
Transport Respiratory Therapist
Children’s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City
Kansas City, MO