Annual Election

AADE Members Elect New Leaders

The ballots have been tabulated and the results are in. Thank you to all who participated in the election process. Congratulations to the newly elected AADE Leadership for 2015:


Hope Warshaw, MMSc, RD, CDE, BC-ADM
Hope Warshaw Associates, LLC
Alexandria, VA


Karen Kemmis, PT, DPT, MS, GCS, CDE
Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate at SUNY Upstate Medical University
Physical Therapist/Diabetes Educator
Syracuse, NY

Board of Directors

Constance Brown-Riggs, MSEd, RD, CDE, CDN
CBR Nutrition Enterprises
Massapequa, NY

Donna Funk, RN, BSN, MAEd, NP, CDE, BC-ADM
Borgess Medical Center
Diabetes Clinical Nurse Specialist
Kalamazoo, MI

Jasmine Gonzalvo, PharmD, BCPS, BC-ADM, CDE
Purdue University
Clinical Associate Professor/Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Ambulatory Care
Indianapolis, IN

Joanne Rinker, MS, RD, CDE, LDN
Director of Training and Technical Assistance for the Center for Healthy North Carolina
Raleigh, NC

Nominating Committee

Barb Schreiner, PhD, APRN, CDE, BC-ADM, CPLP
Elsevier, Inc.
Director of Research
Houston, TX

Janine Freeman, RD, LD, CDE, CDTC
Emory Healthcare and Janine Freeman Associates, LLC
Diabetes Nutrition Specialist
Atlanta, GA

Christine Tobin, MSN, MBA, CDE
Diabetes Educator
Atlanta, GA

Donna Tomky, MSN, RN, C-NP, CDE, FAADE
ABQ Health Partners
Nurse Practitioner/Diabetes Educator
Albuquerque, NM