Annual Conference Committee

The Annual Conference Committee assesses the needs of members by analyzing internal and external market research to create annual conference learning sessions that bring value to membership. Join us at the ASHHRA 55th Annual Conference & Exposition in Chicago, Sept. 21-24, 2019.

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Greg Maras
Greg Maras
Vice President, Human Resources
Meadville Medical Center
Canfield, Ohio
Served since 2016
James Miller
James Miller, ESQ, CCP, CHHR

Senior Director, Personnel Services
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Baltimore, Ma.
Served since 2013
Carl McDonald
Carl McDonald, MSHRM, PHR, SHRM-CP

Senior Director, Human Resources
Cleveland Clinic
Weston, Fla.
Served since 2015
Candice Barnwell
Candice Barnwell, SPHR
Director, Human Resources
Ballad Health
Johnson City, Tenn.
Served since 2018
Nadine Hill
Nadine Hill, SHRM-CP
Director, Human Resources
Oncology Consultants, PA
Houston, Texas
Served since 2018
Gareth Holdstock, CHHR
Cheif Human Resources Officer
Abrazo Arrowhead Campus and Arizona Heart Hospital
Phoenix, Ariz.
Served since 2019
Margrette Michael, SHRM-SCP
Director, Organizational Development and Change Management
Kern Medical
Bakersfield, Calif.
Served since 2019
Tanya Rippeth, CEBS
Senior Director, Human Resources
Vail Health
Vail, Colo.
Served since 2019
Cindy Ruffing, SHRM-SCP, SPHR
Director, Human Resources
Siloam Springs Regional Hospital & Physicians' Specialty Hospital
Siloam Springs, Ark.
Served since 2019
Mary Jo Smith, CHHR
Senior Vice President Human Resources
AMITA Health
Chicago, Ill.
Served since 2019
Veronica Williams, SHRM-CP
Supervisor, Talent Management
Southwest Transplant Alliance
Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas
Served since 2019
John Zubiena
John Zubiena
Chief of Human Resources
Washington Hospital Healthcare System
Fremont, Calif.
Served since 2018


Last Updated: Tue Jun 4 2019