Staff Roster

Elaine Leighton, MPH, CAE, Executive Director, 847-430-5083

Pat Heiberger, Executive Assistant / Governance Coordinator, 847-430-5088​

Michelle Adams, Director of Education, 847-430-5077

Michael J. Bates, MS, CFRE​, Director of Development, 847-430-5074

Shelly Encher​, Director of Membership and Outreach, 847-430-5087

Katherine Wochos, MA, Director of Quality Initiatives/OFAR Director, 847-430-5079

Jessica Dornfeld, Marketing & Communications Senior Manager, 847-430-5094

Alena Frey, Education Manager, 847-430-5092

Hazel Oreluk​, Research and Health Policy Manager, 847-430-5085

Natasha Roman,​ Finance Manager, 847-430-5078​​​​

Krista Stewart, Membership Manager, 847-430-5082

James Walwark​IT Manager, 847-430-5091 ​​​​​

Christine Johnson, Education Senior Coordinator, 847-430-5080​

Mary Feller,​ Membership Coordinator, 847-430-5090​

Shera Palmer Cook​, FAI/FAO Managing Editor, 847-430-5086

Karen StenmarkMeeting Planning Services, 847-430-5081

Debra Whalen, Exhibits/Corporate Support Services, 847-430-5084