Institute for Credentialing Excellence

2022 Committee and Task Force Rosters

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Task Force

  • Tracy Lofty, MSA, CAE, International Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners
Vice Chair
  • Mark Franco, Esq., Whiteford Taylor & Preston, LLP
  • Linda Akel Althouse, PhD, American Board of Pediatrics
  • Lisa Alikhan,BA, Competency & Credentialing Institute
  • Kellie M. Anderson, Competency & Credentialing InstituteAmine Issa, Jr, GPHR, PHR, HR Certification Institute
  • Adrienne Bryant, CAE, Customer Experience Professionals Association
  • Avis Bullard, MS, ASQ-CSSBB, Board of Pharmacy Specialties
  • Samantha Evans, CAE, MBA, International Association of Accessibility Professionals
  • Susan Gould, Board of Certified Safety Professionals
  • Amine Issa, Jr, SPHR, PHR, HR Certification Institute
  • Harry C. Klein, Meazure Learning
  • Amin Saiar, PhD, Board of Pharmacy Specialties

External Stakeholders Working Group 

  • Stephanie Dille, ProctorU
Vice Chair
  • Jim Stobinski, PhD, Competency and Credentialing Institute
  • Holly K. Bentley, M.S., CPTD, CRECI
  • David O. Bump, MBA, REMT-P, FP-C, CCP-C, International Board of Specialty Certification
  • Alexandra Ellis, Professional Testing Corporation
  • Vita Greco, Professional Testing Corporation
  • Brian Greenlee, American Council on Exercise
  • Jean Melech, BSBA, PMP, National Center for Competency Testing
  • Richard Kweku Mensah, PhD, Board of Certified Safety Professionals
  • Alyssa Meyer, National Association for Healthcare Quality
  • Carlos Restrepo, CAE, Agilutions
  • Danielle Sadighi, American Medical Certification Association
  • Shelby Williamson, MBA, National Strength and Conditioning Association

Education Committee

  • Luana Vargas, CPTD, International Society of Arboriculture
Vice Chair
  • Danielle Geddes, Meazure Learning
  • Julie Boyce, Pearson
  • Mary Buday, NBC-HIS
  • Judy Lee Coman, DVM, DACLAM, American Veterinary Medical Association
  • Jason Fine, ICE-CCP, Meazure Learning
  • Susan Krug, MS, CAE, American Medical Writers Association
  • Chris Lundeen, CAE, American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Jennifer Naughton, Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society
  • Keandra Odukoya, National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy
  • Lorna Schumann, PhD, FNP, NP-C, ACNS-BC, ACNP-BC, CCRN-R, FAANP, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board
  • Karen Sturges-Vera, MA , Professional Testing Corporation
  • Rich Waters, MBA, CAE, American Board of Medical Specialties

Government Affairs Committee

  • Shannon Fleming, MA, AT Ret., National Athletic Trainers Association Board of Certification
Vice Chair
  • Katherine Landsberg, Dental Assisting National Board, Inc


  • Donald Balasa, JD, MBA American Association of Medical Assistants
  • Margaret L. Bloom, Esq., Behavior Analyst Certification Board
  • Carla Caro, MA, ACT, Inc.
  • Todd Galati, American Council on Exercise
  • Julie Gleason, Meazure Learning
  • Matthew Green , Community Association Managers International Certification Board
  • Deanna Hudella, Pearson Vue
  • Mina Larson, NCCAOM
  • Colleen Leard, Tech in Surgery- Certified (NCCT), Credentialing Specialist (NCCA), National Center for Competency Testing
  • Aurelie Lecocq, PhD, Meazure Learning
  • Lisa Lutz, Solutions For Information Design LLC (SOLID)
  • Kelly Marcavage, Spray Foam Certification


I.C.E. Exchange Program Committee

  • Nicola Wright, CAE, Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals
Vice Chair
  • Rali Petrova, MBA, Medidata
  • Erica Brown, MBA, Alpine Testing Solutions
  • Alyssa Meyer, ICE-CCP, National Association for Healthcare Quality
  • Liberty Munson, PhD, Microsoft Corporation
  • Joel Oliva, ICE-CCP, National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators
  • Mary Rehm, CAE, ICE-CCP, Professional Risk Managers Association
  • Chad Reilly, MBA, Hospice and Palliative Credentialing Center
  • Jonathan Sagapolutele, National Strength and Conditioning Association
  • Pam Weber, National Apartment Associationciation
  • Rory McCorkle, Phd, MBA, CAE, PMP, SPHR, PSI Services, ICE-CCP, PSI Services
  • Zeno St. Cyr, II, MPH, Public Member Representative, National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

International Credentialing Task Force

  • Mike Reid, MSc, Scantron Corporation 
  • Shakil Ahmen, MS, Professional Testing Corporation
  • Ashley Bardsley, SeaCrest Consulting
  • Lily Bi, Phd., The Institute of International Auditors
  • Weiyi Cheng, Professional Testing Corporation
  • Cory Clark, Meazure Learning
  • Gretchen Ehret Hoshaw, MA, CCC-SLP, CAE Candidate, American Speech-Language Association
  • Tracy Getselman, American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • Robin Jenkins, CGFNS International Inc.
  • Elisa Kahn, American Management Association, International
  • Melissa Nosik, PhD, BCBA-D, Behavior Analyst Certification Board
  • Rali Petrova, MBA, Medidata
  • J David M. Rozsa, CAE, ICE-CCP, ACA, Metacred
  • Jeanne Sims, MBA, National Council of Certified Personal Trainers
  • Hao Song, PhD, National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists 
  • Anje Willis, International Board of Lactation Consultants
  • Raffaele Vitelli, CAE, National Association of Social Workers

Leadership Development Program Task Force

  • Bill Ellis, RPh, MS, Board of Pharmacy Specialties 
  • Johnna Gueorguieva, PhD, CAE,  Dental Assisting National Board and the DALE Foundation
  • Nick Soto, CAE, Construction Management Association of America
  • Pam Weber, MPA, CAE, National Apartment Association

Membership Outreach Committee

  • Kristin Bernor, Questionmark
  • Keisha Davidson, MBA, Hospice and Palliative Credentialing Center
  • Steven Garner, California-Nevada Section American Water Works Association
  • Tamela Hill, MS, American Osteopathic Association
  • Heather Martorella, Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation
  • Samantha Sappington, Prometric

Nominating Committee

  • Nick Soto, CAE, Construction Management Association of America
  • Avis Bullard, M.S., CSSBB, Board of Pharmacy Specialties
  • Bob Blackwood, Pearson VUE
  • Amin Saiar, PhD, Board of Pharmacy Specialties
  • Jim Stobinski, PhD, Competency and Credentialing Institute

Publications & Editorial Committee

  • Mihaiela Gugiu, PhD, National Registry of EMT's
  • Robert C. Shaw, PhD, The National Board for Respiratory Care
  • Isbah Ali Farzan, PhD, National Board for Certified Counselors
  • Hanna Aronovich, BA, CAE, Dental Assisting National Board
  • Colin Biddle, PMP, Construction Manager Certification Institute
  • Jim Carr, PhD, BCBA-D, Behavior Analyst Certification Board
  • Teresa Dufeny, PhD, OTR/L, American Occupational Therapy Association
  • Steven Garner, PMP, CAE, CA-NV Section of the American Water Works Association
  • Bruce Hammond, CAE, Hospice Medical Director Certification Board
  • Jeff Kelley, PhD, Alpine Testing Solutions
  • Eric Lloyd, MS, National Center for Competency Testing
  • Sheila Mauldin, MNM, NCCPA
  • Janice Moore, ICE-CCP, SeaCrest Consulting
  • Tara Myers, PhD, American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • Tina Riner, Pearson VUE
  • Amanda Wolkowitz, PhD, Alpine Testing Solutions, Inc.

Public Member Working Group 

  • Rebecca LeBuhn, MA, Citizens Advocacy Center 
Vice Chair
  • Beverly Black, MHSA, CAE, National Commission on Credentialing for Physician Assistants
  • Mark Bertler, CAE, Hospice and Palliative Credentialing Center
  • Catherine Dower, JD, Institute for Credentialing Excellence
  • Alexandra Ellis, Professional Testing Corporation
  • Brett Foley, PhD., Alpine Testing Solutions
  • Sally A. Irvin, JD, MEd, MA, Competency & Credentialing Institute
  • Elsie Kelly, International Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners
  • Karen Plaus. PhD, CRNA, FAAN, FAANA, CAE
  • Cheryl Scheck, PMP, Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation
  • Zeno W. St. Cyr, II, MPH, National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
  • David Swankin, JD, Citizens Advocacy Center
  • Glenna Tinney, MSW, ACSW, DCSW, Captain, United States Navy (Ret.) National Board for Respiratory Care
  • Sheryl Traficano, MBA, CAE, National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators
  • Michael Niederpruem, PhD, CAE, American Health Information Management Association
  • Nancy Ahluwalia

Research and Development Committee

  • Pat Muenzen, PhD, ACT, Inc.
Vice Chair
  • Tony Zara, PhD, Pearson VUE
  • Chris Beauchamp, PhD, Yardstick Assessment Strategies
  • Kirk Becker, PhD, Pearson VUE
  • Kevin Bradley, PhD, Human Resources Research Organization
  • Daniel Breidenbach, PhD, PSI Services
  • Susan Davis-Becker, PhD, ACS Ventures
  • Tony Ellis, CAE, Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation
  • Matthew Ferris, MA, MBA, CAE, ELS, National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists
  • Michelle Gross, MBA, MEd, NCC, NCSC, LPC, Metacred
  • James Hellrung, Kryterion
  • Kari Hodge, PhD, The American Board of Radiology
  • Christine Mills, PhD, Ascend Learning
  • Tim Muckle, PhD, National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists
  • Lisa Nepi, EdM, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
  • Priya Santhanam, SAP Concur
  • Pooja Shivraj, American Board of Obsteyrics and Gynecology
  • Linda Waters, PhD, Prometric
  • Patricia Young, MA, Kryterion

Research and Development Fundraising Committee

  • Kate Kahoa, PSI Services LLC
Vice Chair
  • James Mooney, MBA, Pearson Vue
  • Cynthia Allen, MA, SeaCrest
  • Luke Brymer, Meazure Learning
  • Ryan Cox, Prometric
  • Byinna Crowder, Examity
  • Neil Guman, MA, National Center for Competency Testing
  • Francine (Fotini) Mitrakos, FP Canada
  • Bailey Smith, Examity