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One Parkview Plaza, Suite 800
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181 USA
Phone: +1-847-686-2234
Fax: +1-847-686-2251

Rick Koepke, Executive Director

Contact Rick for information about leadership, public policy and global initiatives, organizational excellence and financial management.

Krista Baran, Administrative Director

Contact Krista for information on the Board of Directors, Membership Committee, Diversity Committee, Volunteer Opportunities, Nominations Committee, Data Committee and leadership activities.

Michael Hagedorn, Program Director

Contact Michael for information about Annual Meeting support opportunities, abstract management, speaker support, student poster awards, awards, student section, research grants, special interest groups and global meetings.

Eric Bailey, Senior Director of Communications

Contact Eric with questions about public relations or website initiatives. Eric facilitates media requests for information or interviews with leadership.

Rachel Nathanson, Marketing Communications Manager

Contact Rachel with questions about communications, social media or the eNewsletter, StressPoints. 

Amy Metzgar, Conference Coordinator

Contact Amy for information about Annual Meeting exhibitor and sponsorship information.

Kismet Saglam, Education Manager 

Contact Kismet for information on online education: webinars, learning collaborative, continuing education credits and the Advanced Training Certificate Program.