Institute for Credentialing Excellence

2024 Committee and Task Force Rosters

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Comittee

Charge: Engage the membership in designing a DE&I Plan for I.C.E. that resonates, is appropriate for the credentialing community, and focused internally as well as externally

  • Mark Franco, Whiteford & Taylor & Preston, LLP
Vice Chair
  • Avis Bullard,  Board of Pharmacy Specialties
  • Unber Ahmad, PhD, ICE-CCP, National Board for Certified Counselors
  • Kellie M. Anderson, Competency & Credentialing Institute
  • Tiffany Day, ICE-CCP HUMRrO
  • Norah Duffy, CAE, ICE-CCP California Water Enviornment Association (CWEA)
  • Samantha Evans, CAE, ICE-CCP, MBA, International Association of Accessibility Professionals
  • Harry C. Klein, Meazure Learning,  Meazure Learning
  • Delmar Lee, PhD, CDE Institute for Diversity Certification
  • Vivian Ross, MAFM International Board of Lactation Consultants
  • Domita Snow, CAE AMerican Society of Civil Engineers
  • Sheetal Tiwari,  Council for Homepathic Certification
  • Pam Weber, MPA, CAE National Apartment Association


Education Committee


  • Develop content and solicit speakers for I.C.E. Academy offerings for 12-14 live webinars for a variety of audience levels
  • Advise on content and identify authors for online education content for a variety of audience levels
  • Act as moderators for live webinars
  • Research and recommend new education opportunities to I.C.E. management
  • Introduce speakers and monitor break-out sessions at I.C.E. Exchange as needed
  • Nicola Wright, CAE,  Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals
Vice Chair
  • Dana Van Laeys, MA Ed, MLS(ASCP)MB, CLS, Credentialing Specialist (I.C.E. Certificate Program),  National Center for Competency Testing
  • Chris Lundeen, CAE,  American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Mary Buday,  National Board for Certification in Hearing Instrument Sciences
  • Lisa Seyfried, MA,  SeaCrest Consulting Company
  • Mike Niederpruem, PhD, CAE,  American Health Information Management Association
  • Emily Schenderlein, ICE-CCP,  Behavior Analyst Certification Board
  • Chelsea Earhart, MBA, CAE, ICE-CCP,  Metacred, inc.
  • Paulette Anthony, ICE-CCP  FP Canada
  • Shandee Trevino, MEd, PMP,  Board of Pharmacy Specialties 
  • Terreline (Shellie) Sims, MS, National Apartment Association Education Institute 
  • Ashley Mueller, National Board of Public Health Examiners 
  • J.J. Powell, MS, R.T.(R)(S)(ARRT), RDMS, RVT, American Registry of Radiologic Technologists
  • Robin Y Jenkins, CAE, ICE-CCP, CGFNS International, Inc.
  • Vita Greco, ICE-CCP, Professional Testing Corporation
  • Jennifer Witebsky, Association for Talent Development Certification Institute
  • Jon Dupre M.Ed, MBA, risr/

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., ICE-CCP, Behavior Analyst Certification Board
  • Carla Caro, MA, ACT, Inc.
  • Julie Gleason, Meazure Learning
  • Jill Khokhar, American Health Information Management Association
  • Mina Larson, NCCAOM
  • Sarah Gill, Vue
  • Colleen Leard, Tech in Surgery- Certified (NCCT), National Center for Competency Testing
  • Chris Lundeen, CAE American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Lisa Lutz, Solutions For Information Design LLC (SOLID)
  • Kelly Marcavage, Spray Foam Certification
  • Danielle Sadighi, American Medical Certification Association
  • Hao Song, PhD, ICE-CCP,  Association of State & Provincial Boards (ASPPB)
  • J David M. Rozsa, FASAE, ICE-CCP, CAE, ACA,  Metacred, a division of META Company
  • Caitlyn Foley,  Global Skills X-change


I.C.E. Exchange Program Committee


  • Determine desired topic areas for I.C.E. Exchange
  • Solicit and review proposals for I.C.E. Exchange
  • Determine possible speakers, including keynotes for the I.C.E. Exchange
  • Prepare and host a first-time attendee event for the I.C.E. Exchange
  • Introduce speakers and monitor break-out sessions at I.C.E. Exchange
  • Assist with promoting I.C.E. Exchange through social media and other outlets
  • Erica Brown, MBA, ASIS International
Vice Chair
  • Joel Oliva, ICE-CCP, National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators
  • Pamela Ing, PhD, ICE-CCP,  PSI Services
  • Katie Gottwaldt, American Association of Medical Assistants
  • Alexis Miranda, ICE-CCP, Behavior Analyst Certification Board
  • Melissa R. Nosik, PhD, BCBA-D, ICE-CCP, Behavior Analyst Certification Board
  • Zeno St. Cyr, II, MPH, Public Member Representative, National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
  • Haley Vanness, ICE-CCP, Water Professionals International
  • Rich Waters, MBA, CAE, American Board of Medical Specialties
  • Aaron White, MBA, MJur, Dental Assisting National Board
  • David Paul, CD, CHSC, WorkSafeBC & Canadian Society of Safety Engineers

Membership Outreach Committee

  • Keisha Davidson, MBA, Hospice and Palliative Credentialing Center
  • Nicole Finn, MS, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
  • Francine Mitrakos, ICE-CCP, PSI Services
  • Shannon Starrs, Surpass Assessment
  • Jasey Bratek, ICE- CCP, Certification Programs Directors
  • Hirmuna Hannah Johnson, MBA, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board
  • Alyssa Meyer, ICE-CCP, National Association for Healthcare Quality
  • Paul Muir, Surpass Assessment
  • Holly Seniuk, PhD, BCBA-D, Behavior Analyst Certification Board
  • Shannon Hall MSN-Ed, RN, CNOR, CSSM, NPD-BC, Competency & Credentialing Institute
  • Danielle Geddes, Meazure Learning

Nominating Committee

  • Sara Blair Lake, IBLCE
  • Ashley Bardsley, ICE-CCP, SeaCrest Consulting
  • Shelby Williamson, MBA, ICE-CCP, NSCA
  • Khunteang Pa, Pharmacy Technician Certification Board
  • ASC Appointee, TBD

Publications & Editorial Committee

  • Tara Myers, Ph.D., American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • Colin Biddle, PMP, Construction Management Association of America
  • Sandy Hogg, Internet Testing Systems
  • Aurelie Lecocq, PhD, Meazure Learning
  • Margaret Lyons, ICE-CCP, Casualty Actuarial Society
  • Mary Mulhern, Pearson VUE
  • Amanda Rutter, Internet Testing Systems
  • Naomi Sinclair, Financial Planners Canada
  • Karen Sturges-Vera, Professional Testing Corporation
  • Eric T. Vincent, MS, ACT, Inc.
  • Adele Foerster, MSN, APRN, CPNP-PC/AC, ICE-CCP, Pediatric Nursing Certification Board
  • Teresa Leibforth Dufeny, PhD, OTR/L, American Occupational Therapy Association
  • Melanie Graw, MEd, National Restaurant Association
  • Janine Hawley, MS, ICE-CCP, International Council for Veterinary Assessment
  • John Dight, Surpass Assessment
  • Katarina Peak, ICE-CCP, Board of Pharmacy Specialties

Public Member  Committee

  • Rebecca LeBuhn, MA, National Board of Certification and Recertification of Nurse Anesthetists
Vice Chair
  • Beverly Black, MHSA, CAE, National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
  • Grady Barnhill, National Commission on Certification of 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
  • Zeno W. St. Cyr, II, MPH, National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
  • 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
  • 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, ICE-CCP, Human Resources Research Organization
  • Daniel Breidenbach, PhD,  ICE-CCP, PSI Services
  • Susan Davis-Becker, PhD, ICE-CCP, ACS Ventures
  • Tony Ellis, CAE, ICE-CCP, 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, ICE-CCP
  • Kari Hodge, PhD, ICE-CCP, The American Board of Radiology
  • Christine Mills, PhD, Ascend Learning
  • Tim Muckle, PhD, ICE-CCP, National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists
  • Lisa Nepi, EdM, ICE-CCP, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
  • Priya Santhanam, ICE-CCP, SAP Concur
  • Pooja Shivraj, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Linda Waters, PhD, Prometric
  • Patricia Young, MA, Kryterion

Research and Development Fundraising Committee

  • Kate Kahoa, PSI Services LLC
Vice Chair
  • Shelby Williamson, MBA,  National Strength and Conditioning Association
  • Ryan Cox, Prometric
  • Weiyi Cheng,  Professional Testing Corporation
  • Janie Schumaker, Board of Certification for Emergency Nursing
  • Willet Hossfeld, ICE-CCP Entomological Society of America
  • Ann Chacko, Phd, ICE-CCP, Board of Certified Safety Professionals

Research Think Task 

  • Jim Carr, PhD, BCBA-D, ICE-CCP, Behavior Analyst Certification Board
  • Stephanie Dille, MA, Meazure Learning
  • Tim Muckle, PhD, ICE-CCP Chief Assessment Officer, National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists
  • Pat Muenzen, PhD, ACT, Inc.
  • Mike Niederpruem, PhD, CAE - Vice President, Certifications, American Health Information Management Association
  • Linda Waters, PhD - Vice President, Business Development, Prometric
  • Jared Zurn, AIA, NCARB, CAE - Vice President, Examination National Council of Architectural Registration Boards