Christopher Gada
Christopher Gada
Client Engagement Manager
Allscripts Healthcare Solutions Inc.
333 Rt. 46 West, Suite 101
Mountain Lakes, NJ 07046

Joe Thear
Joe Thear
President Elect
Healthcare Principal
The MITRE Corporation3826 Bush Creek Drive
Frederick, Maryland 21704-7845

Randy Coulthard ’07
Randy Coulthard
Past President
Health Management Consultant
Aon Hewitt
555 East Lancaster Avenue, Suite 300
Radnor, PA 19087

Stephanie Donolli and
Awards Committee Chair
Stephanie Donolli
Policy Communication Coordinator
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3401 Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia PA 19104
Shane Flickenger
Shane Flickinger
Process Improvement Engineer & Regulatory Affairs Manager
Riddle Hospital - Main Line Health
1068 W. Baltimore Pike Media, PA 19063
Ken Cook
Ken Cook
Mentoring Committee Chair
Salem, VA
Director of Technical Assistance
Virginia Rural Health Resource Center
1314 Peters Creek Road, Suite 230
Roanoke, VA 24017

Teri Howes ’09 MHA
Teri Howes
Social/Professional Events Chair
Senior Regional Account Manager
Allergan Managed Markets
State College, PA 16801

Marcy Dzwill
Communications Committee Chair
Marcy Dzwill
Project Manager
Virtua Facilities Development
20 West Stow Road, Suite 3
Marlton, NJ 08053
609-304-4636 (cell)
Debra Price
At-Large Board
Debra Price
Regional Manager, ProHealth Physicians
166 West Oxford Road
Sandy, Utah   06032
Jonathan Arthur
Johathan Arthur
PwC | Health Industries Advisory
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Two Commerce Square, Suite 1700, 2001 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19103

Faculty, Student, and Staff Reps

Yamini Kalidindi
Yamini Kalidindi
MHA Student Representative
Yamini is a graduate student pursuing her Master's in Health Administration. She received her Bachelor's degree in Dental Surgery from India in 2011 and then decided to pursue her Masters in the US. Her main areas of interest are data analysis and revenue cycle management. She completed her Summer Administrative Residency at Riverside Health System in Newport News, Virginia, where she was involved in identifying Collection Rates on Accounts Receivable. Yamini also volunteers at Mount Nittany Medical Center and has been instrumental in assisting the Center with Community Health Needs Assessment.
Jim Pitcavage
Ph.D. Student Representative
Jim is a 2nd year PhD student in HPA and resides in Danville PA. He is a project manager for the Geisinger Center for Health Research, working on projects in health economics and outcomes research.
Theresa DeAngelis
Theresa DeAngelis
Undergraduate Student Representative
Originally from Quakertown, PA, Theresa is a senior in the HPA program with a minor in Women’s Studies, expecting to graduate in May of 2014. She recently completed an administrative internship at Mount Nittany Medical Center. Her academic interests include addressing healthcare disparities and increasing quality of care, and after graduation she plans to pursue a law degree.
Born and raised in Berks County, PA, Kat transferred to Penn State in the fall of 2011, after initially beginning her undergraduate studies in nursing at Mount St. Mary’s University, and studying in Europe.
She recently completed an internship at JFK Health System in Edison, NJ in the Program Management and Process Improvement Office and plans to graduate in May of 2013.
S. Diane Brannon
Diane Brannon
Interim Head, Department of Health Policy and Administration, Professor
The Pennsylvania State University
604 Ford Building
University Park, PA 16802

Joseph D. Dionisio, CPA
Joseph Dionisio
Professor of Practice and Director of External Relations and MHA
Professional Development
The Pennsylvania State University
601c Ford Building
University Park, PA 16802
814-865-3934 (O)
617-694-4766 (C)

Faculty and Staff Liaisons

Patricia Corbett-Hamel
Administrative Assistant
Department of Health Policy and Administration
The Pennsylvania State University
604 Ford Building
University Park, PA 16802

Kristi Stoehr
Kristi Stoehr
Assistant Director of Alumni Relations