Board of Directors

President

(June 1, 2019 - May 31, 2021)

TERRIE SONNTAG, CPCS, CPMSM
Director, Medical Staff Services
Chapman Medical Center
2601 E. Chapman Ave.
Orange, CA 92869

President - Elect & Forum Chair

(June 1, 2019 - May 31, 2021)

NICHELLE ROSS, CPCS, CPMSM
Director, Medical Staff Administration
Community Hospital San Bernardino
1805 Medical Center Drive
San Bernardino, CA 92411

Immediate Past President

(June 1, 2019 - May 31, 2021)

MICHELLE PASCO, CPMSM
Medical Staff Specialist
Valley Children's Hospital
9300 Valley Children's Pl. MS SC07
Madera, CA 93636

Treasurer

(Ongoing Term of Office)

BRIAN K. BOWLIN, CPMSM
Director, Medical Staff Services
St. Bernardine Medical Center
2101 N. Waterman Ave.
San Bernardino, CA 92404

Secretary

(June 1, 2019 - May 31, 2021)

MARCIA DEAN, CPMSM
Corporate Director Medical Staff Services
Adventist Health
ONE Adventist Health Way
Roseville, CA 95661

Northwest Regional Representative

(June 1, 2019 - May 31, 2021)

KATE DESALVO, CPMSM, CPHQ
Director, Medical Staff Services
Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System
450 East Romie Lane
Salinas, CA  93901

Northeast Regional Representative

(June 1, 2019 - May 31, 2021)

DEBBIE BROWN, CPMSM, CPCS
Director of Medical Staff Services
Adventist Health and Rideout
726 Fourth Street
Marysville, CA 95901

 

Central Region Representative

(June 1, 2019 - May 31, 2021)

CHERYL D. COPELAND, BA, CPCS
Credentials Specialist
Santé Health System
1180 E. Shaw Ave., Suite 222
Fresno, CA  93710

Greater L.A. Regional Representative

(June 1, 2019 - May 31, 2021)

WENDY DRISKELL, CPCS
Senior Medical Staff Coordinator
Kaiser Foundation Hospital/Downey Medical Center
9333 Imperial Highway
Downey, CA 90242

Southern Region Representative

(June 1, 2019 - May 31, 2021)

EVENTA BROWN, CPCS
Credentialing Specialist / Auditor
Scripps Health Plan Services
10790 Rancho Bernardo Road – 4S 300
San Diego, CA 92121

Membership Chair 

(Ongoing Term of Office)

STEVEN CANALE, CPCS, CPMSM
Director, Medical Staff Services
Adventist Health St. Helena
10 Woodland Rd
St. Helena, CA  94574
Adventist Health Vallejo
525 Oregon St.
Vallejo, CA  94590

Education Council Chair

(Ongoing Term of Office)

SUSAN LOCKRIDGE, CPMSM, CPCS
Director, Medical Staff Services
Mercy Medical Center
333 Mercy Avenue
Merced, CA 95340

Webmaster

(Ongoing Term of Office)

MELISSA OKUTSU, BA, CPCS
Medical Staff Services Data Analyst
Valley Children's Hospital
9300 Valley Children's Pl. MS SC07
Madera, CA 93636

Past Presidents

  • 1971 - 1974 Charlotte Cochrane
  • 1975 Joan Carpenter
  • 1976 Mary Harryman Deceased
  • 1977 Betty Shivers Deceased
  • 1978 Betsey Kennedy
  • 1979 June Dorr
  • 1980 Arlene Camp
  • 1981 Jan Johnston-Grubb
  • 1982 Lois Graham Kent
  • 1983 Grace Skriba
  • 1984 Dorothy Carlson
  • 1985 Linda Kane
  • 1986 Sandra Brooks
  • 1986 - 1988 Sally Hendrickson
  • 1989 Grace Servas
  • 1990 Sue Bartholomew Lauritzen
  • 1991 Susan Parrini
  • 1991 - 1993 Marjorie Margolis
  • 1993 - 1995 Carol Ostermann
  • 1995 - 1997 Chris Dalri-Allen
  • 1997 - 1999 Joan Dixon Xavier
  • 1999 - 2001 Cindi Clark
  • 2001 - 2003 Linda Crumb
  • 2003 - 2005 Kathy Downs
  • 2005 - 2007 Kaye Biggs
  • 2007 - 2009 Bob Schroeder
  • 2009 - 2011 Maggie Palmer
  • 2011 - 2013 Lynn Lopes
  • 2013 - 2015 Terrie Sonntag
  • 2015 - 2017 Arlene Becton
  • 2017 - 2019 Michelle Pasco