HCEA Committees

Would you like to volunteer to serve HCEA on a committee? Serving on a committee is a wonderful way to network with your peers and to help sustain our HCEA community. If you are interested in joining a committee, please contact us.


Conference Committee

This committee plans the 2023 HCEA conference.

Chair: Wayne Neal, MAT, RN-BC, SANE

Committee Members
Erica Ailes
Gary Ashwal
Sandy Cornett
Dr. Jill Fernandes
Katrissa Fisher
Heather Hofmann
Melissa Oliveras
Monica Patton
Jenny Shafer
Margaret Sturdivant

The Rees Group Liaison
Jess Retzlaff

Review of Abstracts
Sandy Cornett
Bonnie Anton

Continuing Education Coordination
Korinne Callihan
Haley Fuller
Monique McCollum


Member Engagement Committee

This committee identifies areas of opportunity to increase membership value and member engagement.

Co-Chair: Korinne Callihan, DNP, MSN, RN
Co-Chair: Beth Hicks, MSN, BSN, RN, PCNS-BC

Committee Members
Jane Sims (Associate Chair)
Janette Helm
Stacey Wojcik


Professional Resources Working Group

This working group includes HCEA professional resource projects, including the Patient Education Practice Guidelines, the HCEA Listserv, the Benchmarking Survey, and our Tools and Resources.

Chair: Erica Ailes, BSN, RN, CPN

Patient Education Practice Guidelines
Carolyn Cutilli

HCEA Listserv
Dana Abbey

Benchmarking Survey
Sue McWilliams
Heather Todd

Tools and Resources
Michelle Bass
Dana Abbey
Leah Powers