Join a council to get involved in healthcare industry initiatives or markets relevant to your business. Councils provide guidance on industry pain points that drive HIDA research, publications, products and services.

Industry Initiatives Councils↓Market Advisory Councils↓Issue-Focused Councils↓

Industry Initiatives Councils

Channel Partnership Council
Council Co-Chairs
Laura Reline Laura Reline, Co-Chair
Vice President, Supplier Management
NDC, Inc.
Jonathan Overbey Jonathan Overbey, Co-Chair
Corporate Alliances and Channel Management
Sekisui Diagnostics
Healthcare Strategic Accounts Council
Council Co-Chairs
Kat Logan, Co-Chair
Director of Sales, Midwest
Amsino International
Jon Parnell, Co-Chair
Vice President, Corporate Accounts
STERIS Corporation
Independent Distributors Leadership Council
Council Co-Chairs
Dennis Clock Dennis Clock, Co-Chair
Clock Medical Supply, Inc.
Lynn Patterson Lynn Patterson, Co-Chair
Chief Executive Officer
Gericare Medical Supply
Supplier Diversity Council
Council Co-Chairs
Andrea Ruebel Andrea Ruebel, Co-Chair
Director of Marketing and Key National Accounts
Kerma Medical Products, Inc.
Mara Maddocks Mara Maddocks, Co-Chair
Executive Vice President
MAC Medical Supply Company
Workforce Development Council
Council Chair
Gina Marchese

Gina Marchese, Chair
EVP, Marketing & Sales Operations
Concordance Healthcare Solutions

Market Advisory Councils

Acute Advisory Council
Council Co-Chairs
Paul Farnin Paul Farnin, Chair
Director of Supply Chain Solutions
Cardinal Health
Karen Longo Karen Longo, Vice Chair
Channel Management VP, Acute
Home Care Advisory Council
Council Co-Chairs
Matt Boarman Matt Boarman, Co-Chair
Homecare and Managed Care, Team Leader
First Quality Products
Brent Poythress Brent Poythress, Co-Chair
Vice President, HME Corporate Accounts
McKesson Medical-Surgical
Lab Advisory Council
Council Co-Chairs
Luke Christensen Luke Christensen, Chair
VP, Lab Sales
McKesson Medical-Surgical
Emily Berlin Emily Berlin, Vice Chair
Vice President, Marketing & Product Management
Cardinal Health
Outpatient Procedures Council
Council Co-Chairs
Mary Jo Griffin Mary Jo Griffin, Co-Chair
Director of Marketing, Patient Care & Safety
Baxter Healthcare Corporation
Scott Jackson Scott Jackson, Co-Chair
Vice President of Surgical Solutions
Henry Schein, Inc.
Physician Advisory Council
Council Co-Chairs
Richard Bigham Richard Bigham, Chair
Director of Sales
Atlantic Medical Solutions, Inc.
Bill Muich Bill Muich, Vice Chair
Senior Director, Equipment Sales and Service
Concordance Healthcare Solutions
Post-Acute Advisory Council
Council Co-Chairs
Bob Miller Bob Miller, Chair
Executive VP of Sales & Vendor Relations
Gericare Medical Supply
Chris Brooks Chris Brooks, Vice-Chair
Senior Vice President, Sales
Dukal Corporation

Issue-Focused Councils

PPE Council
Vaccine Council