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ASHP 2019 Elections Process

Voting for the ASHP 2019 Official Board and Section Elections will open on July 1, 2019.

  • On July 1, all eligible voting members will receive ballot notifications from Election Services Corporation, Inc. The notification will include your Election Validation Number and ASHP Member ID Number, which are needed to vote online.
  • To ensure that you receive the ballot notification from Election Services Corporation, Inc., please be sure to add Election Services email ( to your allowed senders list.
  • Voting closes on July 30, 2019.

If you have any questions, please email ASHP Customer Relations at before 3:00 p.m. ET on July 30, 2019.

ASHP 2019 Slate of Candidates

General Election

Presidential Candidates (2020-2021)

  • Lea S. Eiland, Pharm.D., BCPPS, BCPS, FASHP, FPPAG
    Clinical Professor and Associate Department Head, Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy, Auburn, AL
  • Thomas J. Johnson, Pharm.D., M.B.A., BCCCP, BCPS, FASHP, FCCM 
    Assistant Vice President of Hospital Pharmacy, Avera Health, Sioux Falls, SD

Treasurer Candidates (2019-2022)

  • Roger W. Anderson, M.S., Dr.P.H., FASHP
    Retired, McKinney, TX
  • Christene M. Jolowsky, B.S.Pharm. M.S., FASHP
    Director, Hennepin HealthcareSystem, Minneapolis, MN

Board of Directors Candidates (2020-2023)

  • Leigh A. Briscoe-Dwyer, Pharm.D., B.S.Pharm., BCPS, FASHP
    Vice President of Network Pharmacy, Westchester Medical Center Health Network, Valhalla, NY
  • Dan D. Degnan, Pharm.D., M.S., CPPS, FASHP
    Associate Director of the Professional Program Laboratory, Purdue University College of Pharmacy, West Lafayette, IN
  • Rafael Saenz, Pharm.D., M.S., FASHP
    Administrator, Pharmacy Services for the University of Virginia, Assistant Dean of VCU, School of Pharmacy – UVA Division, Charlottesville, VA
  • Jamie S. Sinclair, B.S.Pharm., M.S., R.Ph., FASHP
    Director, Pharmacy Services for Mercy Medical Center, Cedar Rapids, IA

2019 Candidates for Section Executive Committees Announced
The nominating committees for the ASHP Pharmacy Practice Sections recently approved candidates for Executive Committee Chairs and Directors-at-Large.

Section Election

Chair (2020-2021)

  • Margie E. Padilla, Pharm.D., BCACP, CDE
    Clinical Associate Professor, The University of Texas at El Paso School of Pharmacy, El Paso, TX
  • Jessica W. Skelley, Pharm.D., BCACP
    Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Samford University McWhorter School of Pharmacy, Birmingham, AL

Director-at-Large (2020-2022)

  • Jamie J. Cavanaugh, Pharm.D., CPP
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
  • Amber Lanae Martirosov (Smith), Pharm.D., BCACP, BCPS
    Assistant Clinical Professor, Wayne State University Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Detroit, MI

Chair (2020-2021)

  • Charles (Kurt) E. Mahan, Pharm.D., Ph.C., FASHP, FCCP
    Cardiac Critical Care Pharmacist, Presbyterian Healthcare Services, Albuquerque, NM
  • Joel C. Marrs, Pharm.D., ASH-CHC, BCACP, BCCP, BCPS (AQ-Cardiology), CLS, FAHA, FASHP, FCCP, FNLA
    Associate Professor, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Aurora, CO

Director-at-Large (2020-2022)

  • Karen Berger, Pharm.D., BCCCP, BCPS, FCCM
    Neurocritical Care Clinical Pharmacy Manager, New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Brian A. Potoski, Pharm.D., BCPS-AQ ID
    Associate Director, Antimicrobial Stewardship Program, University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy and UPMC Hospital Presbyterian Campus, Pittsburgh, PA

Chair (2020-2021)

  • Gregory P. Burger, Pharm.D., CPPS, FASHP, NREMT, Medication Safety Coordinator, Stormont Vail Health, Topeka, KS
  • Paul E. Milligan, Pharm.D., System Medication Safety Pharmacist, BJC HealthCare, St. Louis, MO

Director-at-Large (2020-2022)

  • Allison R. King, Pharm.D., Investigational Drug Pharmacist, PGY1 Coordinator, Children's Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO
  • Codee M. Peterson, Pharm.D., Clinical Pharmacist, Aspirus Medford Hospital and Clinics, Medford, WI

Chair (2020-2021)

  • Sarah K. Bledsoe, Pharm.D., CPHIMS
    Assistant Director of Pharmacy, Children's Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO
  • Seth W. Hartman, Pharm.D., M.B.A.
    Director, Pharmacy Informatics, University of Chicago Medicine, Chicago, IL

Director-at-Large (2020-2022)

  • Anna M. Dreger, B.S.Pharm., R.Ph.
    Pharmacist Analyst, Fairview Health Services, St. Paul, MN
  • Carol L. White, Pharm.D., BCGP, BCPS, CPHIMS
    Senior Manager, Clinical Therapeutics and Pharmacy, HCA Healthcare, Nashville, TN

Chair (2020-2021)

  • Philip W. Brummond, Pharm.D., M.S., FASHP
    Chief Pharmacy Officer, Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee , WI
  • Michael C. Nnadi, B.S.Pharm., Pharm.D., M.H.S., Sc.D. (Hon.)
    Chief Pharmacy Officer, Harris Health System, Houston, TX

Director-at-Large (2020-2022)

  • Lindsey R. Kelley, Pharm.D., M.S., FASHP
    Director of Ambulatory and Oncology Pharmacy Services, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Mark Sullivan, Pharm.D., M.B.A., BCPS, FASHP
    Executive Director, Vanderbilt University Hospital, Nashville, TN

Chair (2019-2020)

  • Stephen J. Davis, Pharm.D., M.S., FASHP
    Director, Health System Strategy, Shields Health Solutions, Houston, TX
  • JoAnn Stubbings, B.S.Pharm., M.H.C.A.
    Associate Director, Specialty Pharmacy Services, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy, Chicago, IL

Chair-Elect (2019-2020)

  • Matthew H. Rim, Pharm.D., M.S.
    Manager, Pharmacy Ambulatory Clinical Care Center, University of Utah Health, Murray, UT
  • Timothy D. Weber, R.Ph., M.B.A.
    System Executive Director, Retail/Outpatient Pharmacy, UNC Health Care, Durham, NC

Director-at-Large (2019-2020)

  • Tara N. Kelley, Pharm.D., M.M.H.C., CSP
    Director, Vanderbilt Specialty Pharmacy, Nashville, TN
  • Samaneh T. Wilkinson, Pharm.D., M.S.
    Director of Pharmacy and Ambulatory Care Services, The University of Kansas Health System, Overland Park, KS

Director-at-Large (2019-2021)

  • Scott L. Canfield, Pharm.D., CSP
    Assistant Director for Clinical Program Development, Johns Hopkins Home Care Group, Baltimore, MD
  • Erica M. Diamantides, Pharm.D., M.H.A., BCPS
    Specialty Pharmacy Manager, University of Washington Medicine, Seattle, WA

Director-at-Large (2020-2022)

  • Sheena F. Babin, Pharm.D., CSP
    Manager, Pharmacy Clinical Services and Business Development, Ochsner Health System, New Orleans, LA
  • Christopher G. Wilson, Pharm.D., BCPS
    System Pharmacy Director, Specialty Pharmacy, SCL Health, Denver, CO

Voting will begin in July online.

Guidelines and an FAQ describing the types of appropriate election communications for candidates as well as individuals, organizations, or other entities acting on behalf of nominees and candidates are available on ASHP’s website.



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