2022 Chapter Leadership


Member Role Job Title 
Samantha Swan, PAHM President Strategy Partner, Highmark
Evan Finkelstein, MHA Vice President Consultant, ProspHire
Kelsey Horvath, MHA Treasurer Director, Operations UPMC CMI
Alyssa Pennington, MHA Secretary  Practice Administrator, UPMC
Maria Sermania, MPH Chair, Early Careerist Committee Senior Solutions Analyst, Highmark Health
Stephanie Dorwart, MHA Director at Large & Chair, Programming Committee CEO, Altius Healthcare Consulting
Lisa Pareso, MHA Chair, Diversity Committee Manager, Rural Health Model, Washington Health System 
Adam Kramer, MBA, MHA Chair, Marketing & Membership Director, Hospitalist Medicine,
Department of Medicine, UPMC
Kevin Broom, PhD Director at Large Vice Chair for Education and Director
of MHA and MHA/MBA Programs
University of Pittsburgh
Alex Lutz, MS HCPM Director at Large Director, Health Care Policy &
Management Masters Program
Carnegie Mellon University
Erica Shaffer Director at Large Executive Director, Excela Health
Dorene Sommers, RN, BSN, MBA, VHA-CM Director at Large Associate Director, Patient Care Services
Erie VA Medical Center
Ngozi Ibe Student Representative & Administrative Support MHA/MBA Candidate,
University of Pittsburgh
Gary Morel Regent President, Population Health Collaborative – of Central PA
Ph.D. student at Jefferson College of Population Health
Applied Economics and Outcomes Research
Morel & Associates Consulting