Cheri Abbott, RN, CCRP
Pulmonary Hypertension Professional Network, Chair-Elect
University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
F.H. CANN & ASSOCIATES
North Andover, Massachusetts
Murali M. Chakinala, M.D., FCCP
Scientific Leadership Council, Chair
Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, Missouri
West Chester, Pennsylvania
Ramona Doyle, M.D.
Clinical Professor of Medicine
Pulmonary Hypertension Clinic, UCSF
San Francisco, California
Anna Ryan Hemnes, M.D.
Scientific Leadership Council, Chair-Elect
Associate Professor of Medicine
Registered Nurse Coordinator
Pulmonary Hypertension Clinic
University of Kentucky, Lexington
New Canaan, Connecticut
Michelle Liu, M.D., M.P.H.
Parent of Child with PH
Deputy for the Quality Directorate
Walter Reed Military Medical Center
Retired VP Strategic Planning Minerals Technologies Inc.
Principle Consultant – Mineral Solutions & Strategy
North Plainfield, New Jersey
Ronald J. Oudiz, M.D.
Scientific Leadership Council, Immediate Past Chair
Professor of Medicine
Director, Liu Center for Pulmonary Hypertension
LA Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor – UCLA Medical Center
Patient, PH Advocate
Hacienda Heights, California
PH Patient, PH Advocate, Support Group Leader
Lexington, North Carolina
Traci Stewart, R.N., MSN, CHFN
PH Nurse Coordinator – Heart and Vascular Center, University of Iowa
Iowa City, Iowa
Support Group Leader, PH Patient / Patient Advocate, and Retired Architect
Lexington, South Carolina
Parent of Child with PH, PH Advocate
Commercial Construction Manager
Burlington, North Carolina
Jessie Kohler Wenninger, Esq.
Panish Shea & Boyle LLP
Santa Monica, California
Melisa Wilson, ARNP
PH Program Coordinator, Florida Hospital Orlando
Matt J. Granato
President & CEO, Pulmonary Hypertension Association
Silver Spring, Maryland
C. Gregory Elliott, M.D.
Immediate past chair, Department of Medicine, Intermountain Medical Center
Chair, Graduate Medical Education Committee, Intermountain Healthcare
Professor of Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine
Michael McGoon, M.D.
Professor of Medicine (Emeritus), Mayo Clinic
Ed Simpson, D.Ed.
Professor Emeritus, College of Education at Northern Illinois University
Holiday Island, Arkansas
Judith Simpson, R.N., EdS
Pediatric nursing instructor (retired)
Holiday Island, Arkansas
Former PHA Board Member (2002-2012) and Board Chair (2008-2010)