2024 Board of Directors

President, Executive and Nominating Committee

Nikhil Singal, MHA, FACHE

Vice President of Operations, Sierra Health and Wellness


Kelly Flannery
Immediate Past President, Executive and Nominating Committee

Kelly Brian Flannery, MHA, FACHE

Chief Planning Officer, U.S. Dept .of Veterans Affairs, Sierra Pacific Network

Andrew James
President-Elect, Executive and Nominating Committee

Christianna Kearns, MBA, FACHE

Associate Chief Operating Officer, Salinas Valley Health

Secretary, Executive and Nominating Committee

Navpreet (Navi) Atwal, MHA

Managerial Consultant, The Permanente Medical Group, Kaiser Permanente

Treasurer, Finance Chair, Executive and Nominating Committee

Abraham Cicchetti, MSHA, CHEP

Chief Operating Officer, Health Career Connections


Vice President, Programming, Executive and Nominating Committee

Corina B. Clark, MPA, FACHE

Vice President & Executive Administrator, San Francisco Department of Public Health

Phil Chuang
ACHE Regent, Northern & Central California Chair, Regent's Advisory Council (RAC)

Philip Chuang, FACHE

Senior Vice President, Healthcare Services, HumanGood


Bonnie Panlasigui
ACHE Regent at Large

Amanda Chawla, MHA, FACHE, CMRP

Chief Supply Chain Officer, Stanford Medicine


Chair - Member Advancement


 Health Services Administrator, Contra Costa Health

Aemal Aminy
Chair - Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (JEDI)

Jeremy Hough, BA, AOS, MBA, HEM

Director – Ancillary and Safety Services, John Muir Health


Co-Chair - Membership and Volunteer Growth Committee

Shasta Addessi

Chief Operating Officer, Kaiser Santa Clara Medical Center

Thu Nguyen
Chair - Sponsorship Committee

Thu Nguyen, MPA-HSA

Director Strategic Projects, Stanford Health Care – Stanford Blood Center


Laura Palmer
Co-Chair - Membership and Volunteer Growth Committee

Laura Palmer, DHA, CMT

Program Development Employee Care, Supervisor IMPC IHH Primary Care, Sutter Health 

Liz DeForest
Chair - Communications Committee

Liz DeForest

Business of Health Communications Strategist


Tiffany Johnson
Chair, Senior Executive Engagement

Priscilla Knolle, MBBS, MAT, FACHE

Clinical Director of Accountable Care – Strategic Leadership – Value Based Care Models, UC Davis

Chair - Clinical Leadership Committee

Delmar Smith, MBA, PA-C


Chair, Mentorship Committee

Samanta Lal

Site Director, The Permanente Medical Group, Kaiser Permanente
Tiffany Johnson
Chair, Career Development & Transition Committee

Amber Campbell, DBA, MBA, FACHE

CEO, Ambulatory Market, Sutter Health

Yamini Dwarakanath
Chair, Higher Education Network

Yamini Dwarakanath

Research Development Specialist, Stanford Cardiovascular Institute


Mohit Gulati
Chair, 2024 College Bowl

Mohit Gulati

Practice Manager, UC Davis Health

Abraham Cicchetti
Co-Chair - Coastal LPC

Antonette Shockey

Interim Operations Executive, Sutter Health


Shaunna Taylor
Co-Chair - Coastal LPC

Dureshehwar Swiger

Director of Integrated Rehabilitation Services, San Francisco Department of Public Health

Abraham Cicchetti
Co-Chair - Greater East Bay LPC

Leslie Cerpa-Weinberg

Manager, Patient Experience Programs, Stanford Health Care


Shaunna Taylor
Co-Chair - Greater East Bay LPC

Prital Patel

Director, External Affairs, Sutter Health

Shaunna Taylor
Co-Chair - CA Valley LPC

McKenna Zoucha, MBA

Senior Consultant, Kaiser Permanente

CAHL Chapter Administrator

Tamara Dilbeck, M. Ed