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2018 AADE Board of Directors

Donna Ryan 2


Donna Ryan, MPH, RN, RD, CDE, FAADE
Vice President, Population Health
Ascension Florida, Pensacola, FL

Karen Kemmis


Karen L. Kemmis, PT, DPT, MS, GCS, CDE, FAADE
Physical Therapist/Certified Diabetes Educator
SUNY Upstate Medical University/Joslin Diabetes Center, Syracuse, NY 

Nancy D'Hondt

Immediate Past President 

Nancy D'Hondt, RPh, CDE, FAADE 
Clinical Pharmacist and Diabetes Educator
St. John Providence Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit, MI

Lucille Hughes


Lucille Hughes, MSN/Ed, CDE, BC-ADM, FAADE
Director of Diabetes Education
South Nassau Communities Hospital, One HealthyWay, Oceanside, NY 

Corporate Secretary 

Charles Macfarlane, FACHE, CAE 
Chief Executive Officer 
American Association of Diabetes Educators, Chicago, IL


Kellie Antinori-Lent, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC, BC-ADM, CDE, FAADE
Diabetes Nurse Specialist
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center - Shadyside Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA

Nicole Bereolos, PhD, MPH, CDE
Clinical Psychologist/Certified Diabetes Educator
Self-employed, Plano, TX 

Tammi Boiko, MSN, RN, CDE, BC-ADM, FAADE
Manager, Diabetes Services
Saddleback Memorial Medical Center, Laguna Hills, CA

Jan Kavookjian, MBA, PhD, FAPhA
Associate Professor of Health Outcomes Research & Policy
Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy, Auburn, AL

Sara (Mandy) Reece, PharmD, CDE, BC-ADM, FAADE
Director of Interprofessional Education / Vice Chair and Associate Professor, Pharmacy Practice
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (Georgia Campus - School of Pharmacy), Suwanee, GA

Debra Reid, PharmD, BC-ADM, CDE, BCACP
Associate Clinical Professor
Northeastern University, Dedham, MA 

Kellie Rodriguez, MSN, MBA, CDE
Director, Global Diabetes Program
Parkland Health & Hospital System, Dallas TX

Barbara Schreiner, PhD, APRN, CPLP, CDE, BC-ADM
Professor, College of Nursing
Capella University, Pearland, TX

Diabetes Nurse Practitioner
New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medicine Medical College, New York, NY

Laura Shane-McWhorter, PharmD, BCPS, BC-ADM, CDE, FASCP, FAADE
Clinical Professor
University of Utah College of Pharmacy, Sandy, UT

Carrie S. Swift, MS, RD, BC-ADM, CDE
Certified Diabetes Educator
Kadlec Medical Center, Richland, WA

Susan Weiner, MS, RDN, CDE, CDN, FAADE
Owner, Susan Weiner Nutrition, PLLC., North Bellmore, NY

Member Affiliates Liaison 

Lisa Hodgson, RD, CDN, CDE
Clinical Nutrition Manager
Saratoga Hospital, Gansevoort, NY
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