HHN Board of Directors Committee Rosters

 

Certification Committee

Works with the Executive Director and Committee Chair to evaluate, define and enhance the Certified House Professional curriculum and qualifications; and review certification applications.

Chair: Sarah Hoehlein, Hackerman-Patz Patient and Family Pavilion, Baltimore, MD

 Committee Members:

  • Steve Tarara, Gift of Life, Rochester, MN
  • Jan Ross, SECU Family House, Chapel Hill, NC
  • Aisha Campbell, The Children’s Inn at NIH, Bethesda, MD
  • Glenda Roberts, Transplant House, Seattle, WA

 

 

 

Events Committee

Works with the HHN Executive Director and Conference Host to actively recruit sponsors, speakers and underwriters; provide feedback and input on conference content and activities; and volunteer during the conference. Works with the Executive Director and Conference Chair to plan for future conferences.

 

Chair: Debbie Fraley, SCCA House, Seattle, WA

Committee Members

  • Andrew Gritzmaker, Mad Anthonys Children’s Hope House, Fort Wayne, IN
  • Marianne Jones, Hospitality Homes, Boston, MA

 

Finance Committee

The Finance Committee shall oversee the budget, audits, and investments, as directed by the Board of Directors and in accordance with the standing rules. 


 

Chair: Amber Glawe, Medical Center League House, Amarillo, TX

Committee Members

Carrie Howell, Hospitality House of Charlotte, Charlotte, NC: chowell@hospitalityhouseofcharlotte.org

 

 

Governance Committee

The Governance Committee shall oversee board and officer nominations, board development, bylaws, and legal activities, as directed by the Board of Directors and in accordance with the standing rules.

 

Chair: Toni Moore, Philos Hospitality, Tulsa, OK

Committee Members

  • Jon Hansen, InteGrace, Eldersburg, MD

 

 

Membership

Charge of Committee: Works with the Executive Director and Committee Chair to actively recruit prospective new members; serve as ambassadors for HHN with new members; and assist with member retention and renewal.

 

Committee Co-Chairs:

  • Melissa Thompson, SECU Family House, Winston-Salem, NC
  • Amy Gilbertson, Trivers Associates, St. Louis, MO (associate outreach)

 

Committee Members:

  • Marilyn Bice, Reba’s House, Denison, TX
  • Kathy Sindel, HavenHouse St. Louis, St. Louis, MO
  • Keysha Smith, Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Georgia, Macon, GA
  • Peggy Smith, Hubbard House, Orlando, FL

  • Cayce Starr, Memphis Grizzlies House, Memphis, TN 

Publicity

Works with the Executive Director and Committee Chair to build the HHN brand; review and provide feedback on existing publications and products; and identify member needs for promotion by HHN.

 

Chair: Michelle Issacs, Home Away From Home, Toledo, OH

Committee Members:

  • Colleen Cipolla, Carolyn Scott Rainbow House, Omaha, NE
  • Susan Steinhoff, Connelly Hospitality House Manager, Farmington, NM