2019 ADCES National Leadership Election

The results are in!

The ADCES National Leadership Election has ended, and the results are in. 

Each of our newly-elected national leaders will bring a unique set of skills, knowledge and experience that will complement our existing board and help move our association forward.  

2020 President-Elect 

Kellie Rodriguez, RN, MSN, MBA, CDE

Director, Global Diabetes Program

Parkland Health & Hospital System

Dallas, TX


2020 ADCES Treasurer

Lisa Hodgson, RD, CDN, CDE

Clinical Nutrition Manager

Saratoga Hospital

Saratoga Springs, NY


ADCES Board of Directors

Deb Bjorsness, MPH, RD, BC-ADM, CDE

Diabetes Program Coordinator

Benefis Health System

Great Falls, MT


Dawn Noe, RDN, LD, CDE

Dietitian/Certified Diabetes Educator

Cleveland Clinic Diabetes Center

Cleveland, OH


Jane Dickinson, RN, PhD, CDE

Program Director/Lecturer

Teachers College Columbia University

Steamboat Springs, CO


Katherine Suk O’Neal, PharmD, MBA, BCACP, CDE, BC-ADM, AE-C, CLS

Associate Professor

University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy

Oklahoma City, OK


Member Affiliates Liaison

Lucille Hughes, DNP, MSN/Ed, CDE, BC-ADM, FAADE

Director, Diabetes Education

South Nassau Communities Hospital

Baldwin, NY


2020 Nominating Committee

Deborah Greenwood, PhD, RN, BC-ADM, CDE, FAADE


Deborah Greenwood Consulting

Granite Bay, CA


Terry Lumber, RN, MSN, CNS, CDE, BC-ADM, FAADE


Lifestyle Center Outpatient Diabetes and Nutrition Services

Chesapeake, VA


Nathan Painter, PharmD, CDE, FAADE

Associate Clinical Professor

UC San Diego Skaggs School of Pharmacy

La Jolla, CA



Program Coordinator, Healthy Living with Diabetes

Lexington-Fayette County Health Department

Lexington, KY


Thank you to everyone who participated in the election and for your continued support of ADCES!

For questions about the election, please contact Sherry Lindbak or call (312) 601-4803.

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