Executive Office

Robert Musacchio, PhD – CEO/EVP
Suzanne Sletto, CAE – Chief of Staff to the CEO and Senior Director, Org Affairs
Karen Caraher – Executive Assistant
John Rather – General Counsel
Claudette Thomas – Corporate Paralegal/Contracts Manager

Volunteer Operations

Emily Petraglia – Senior Manager, Volunteer Operations
Jamie Cummings – Volunteer Engagement Manager
Michelle Kosobucki – Volunteer Engagement Specialist
Katlyn Froslan – Volunteer Engagement Specialist
Darrin Townsend – Manager, Volunteer Operations


Jennifer Szabo, CAE – Chief Operations Officer and SVP, Operations

Human Resources

Melissa Roberts, SHRM-CP – Director, HR
Vanessa Rancine – Recruiting Specialist
Sunny Novakov – Benefits and Engagement Specialist


Dennis Coughlin – Senior Facility Manager 

Meetings and Events

Jody Egel – Director, Meetings and Events
Susan Harris – Meeting Planner
Jeanne Schaschwary – Training Center Operations Manager
Karen Whitebloom – Meeting Manager

Learning Events

Lisa Alvarez – Director, Learning Events
Abie Gregorash – Annual Programming Specialist
Teresa Rodriguez – Manager, CHEST Annual Meeting
Julie Weldon – Manager, International Learning
Elizabeth Azpell – CHEST Annual Meeting Coordinator


Jonathan Detrich – Director, PMO
Beth Corey – Senior Project Manager
Erika Devine, MS, CSM, CSPO – Senior Product Owner
Anna Fernandez, MPA – PMO Specialist
Mateo Velilla – PMO Specialist

Information and Technology

Manuel Alfaro – Senior Director, Information & Technology

Data Governance, Business Insights and Analytics

Dave Hendricks – Director, Data Strategy and Operations
Ciera Diggins – Junior Data Engineer
Mike Heitz – Manager, Data Analytics
Cole Grover – Data Governance Manager
Gabija Gasiunaite – Data Analyst
Rob Ramillosa – Planning and Evaluation Specialist
Dongchul Yoo, PhD – Senior Data Engineer

Information and Security Infrastructure

David Acker – Senior Manager, Infrastructure and Technical Support
Gabrielle Morrison – Technical Support Specialist
Dhruv Pithadia – Technical Support Specialist

CHEST Experience Support

Adrian Feld – Director, CHEST Experience Support
Mary Rodriguez – Senior CHEST Experience Support Specialist
Maggie Scarpaci – CHEST Experience Support Specialist
Anabel Uribe – CHEST Experience Support Specialist
Andrea Cabrera – Front Desk Specialist

Learning and Enterprise Systems

Morgan Jacobus – Director, Enterprise Systems
Katie Davies, MEd – Business Analyst
Erin Burns – Senior Application Developer
Conrad Allen – Learning Systems Specialist
Deepthi Kalva – Application Developer
Terri Wilkinson – Web Specialist
Kate Pultz – Senior Manager, Digital Experience


P. Stratton Davies, CPA – Chief Financial Officer and SVP, Finance and Facilities
Tracy Lucitt – Director, Financial Planning and Analysis
Robin Billiter – Accounts Payable Specialist
Danae Fragakis – Senior Manager, Accounts Receivable and Affiliates
Olivia Garconita – Senior Manager, Accounting Operations
Missy Fleck – Accounting Senior Specialist
Jane Pyke – Accounting Coordinator
Susan Rossiello, CPA – Senior Accountant


Nicki Augustyn – Publisher and SVP, Marketing, Communications, and Publishing


Jonathan Iaccarino, MD – Director, Guidelines and Statements
Lee Ann Fulton – Program Manager, Guideline Operations
Claire Dust – Evidence Based Medicine Research Analyst
Israa Soghier, MD – Guideline Methodologist

Communications and Creative Strategies

Susan Rice – Director, Communications and Creative Strategies
Claudia Egresits – Senior Branded Design Specialist
Pamela Goorsky – Manager, Editorial Resources
David Gal – Digital Media Production Manager
Heather Watkins – Senior Manager, Content Strategy and Operations
Danielle Leber – Managing Editor, News Channels
Caitlin Driscoll – Social Media Specialist
Nicholas Adams – Multimedia Specialist
Laura DiMasi – Public Relations and Communications Specialist
Katlyn Campbell – Communications Coordinator
Kendra Benner – Copywriter

Marketing and Membership

Kathy Jewett, MA –Director, Marketing and Membership
Jennifer Posilkin – Senior Manager, Digital Marketing Strategy
Marianna Pantelin, LPN – Senior Membership Specialist


Laura Riordan – Director, Journals
Barb Anderson – Senior Editorial Coordinator
Kiya Myers – Managing Editor, Journals
Laura Lipsey – Senior Editorial Coordinator
Melanie Bernard – Editorial Coordinator


Richard Schuch, Ed.D. – Chief Learning Officer and SVP, Education

Live Learning and Education Operations

Aleda Ealom – Director, Live Learning and Simulation
Greg Lasko, MA, HRD – Manager, Planning and Evaluation
Christine Alwahab – Manager, Simulation and Immersive Learning
Scott Guthrie – Program Specialist, Simulation and Immersive Learning
Alexandra Zurbuchen – Senior Program Specialist, Simulation and Immersive Learning
Karlis Butler – Program Specialist, Simulation and Immersive Learning
Martha Zaborowski – Senior Manager, Publications
Kaitlyn Chisholm Dada – Editorial Coordinator, Education Curriculum

Program Development

Robb Rabito, CHCP – Senior Director, Program Development
Sharren Smith, MAHRD – Manager, Instructional Design and E-Learning
Melissa Bustamante – Patient Education Program Specialist
Shaun Davies – Learning Experience Design Specialist
Carolyn Jones – Accreditation Specialist
Morgan Bashford – Accreditation Coordinator

Christina Lorenzo, MS – Senior Manager, Digital Learning
Abbigail Perillo – Learning Experience Design Specialist
Lilly Rodriguez – Senior Manager, Learning Development
Karla Velilla, LSSGB – Specialist, Program Development
Sara Rutkowski – Learning Experience Design Specialist


Debra Janiszewski – Chief Development Officer and SVP, Business Development
Terri Horton-O'Connell – Director, Grant and Proposal Development
Josh Coe – Director, Exhibits, Sponsorships and Sales Partnerships
Kimberly Miniter – Director, CME Grant Development

Janet Amesse – Business Development Director
Rachel Cahill Crimaldi – Senior Specialist, Market Growth
Jean Davis – Sponsorship and Exhibits Sales Coordinator 


Angela Perillo, MBA – Director, Foundation Development and Operations
Caitlin Moroney – Individual Giving Officer