Convention Committees

The OAC is fortunate to have the support of an amazing group of volunteers who generously give their time, talents and expertise to make the Convention an experience you won’t forget. Our volunteers take great pride in their role in the Convention and truly believe in the cause and helping others. It is with great pride that we introduce our team of volunteers whom make this effort possible:

2017 Convention Planning Committee
Michelle Vicari – Chair
Amber Huett-Garcia, MPA – OAC Chairwoman
Tammy Beaumont, BSN, RN, CBN
Jaime Fivecoat, MBA
Holly F. Lofton, MD
Patty Nece, JD
Rob Portinga
Christopher D. Still, DO, FACN, FACP

2017 Program Agenda Committee
Robert Kushner, MD – Program Chair
Scott Kahan, MD, MPH – Program Co-chair
Michelle Vicari – Convention Committee Chair
Amber Huett-Garcia, MPA – OAC Chairwoman
Ted Kyle, RPh, MBA – Immediate-Past Chairman
Tammy Beaumont, BSN, RN, CBN
Pam Davis, RN, CBN, MBA
Merrill Littleberry LCSW, LCDC, CCM, CI-CPT
Christopher D. Still, DO, FACN, FACP
Cassie I. Story, RD

2017 Exercise Committee
Pandora L. Williams, CPT – Chair
Michelle Vicari –  Convention Committee Chair
Yelena Kibasova
Jason Krynicki
Holly Lofton, MD
Rob Portinga

2017 Welcome Committee
Rob Portinga – Chair
Michelle Vicari – Convention Committee Chair
Nanette Adams, LPC
Sarah M. Bramblette, MSHL
Maria Caprigno
Jaime Fivecoat, MBA
Deb Gau
Jeff Newell

2017 Convention Promotions Street Team
Michelle Vicari –  Chair
Nanette Adams, LPC - Team Leader
Mary Grisaffi - Team Leader

Jennifer McCoy - Team Leader
Ava Zebrick - Team Leader
Richard Fumosa
Gary Grisaffi
Aleida Pagoaga
Kathryn Pusateri
Matt Shackelford
Julie Vullo

2017 Scholarship Subcommittee
Amber Huett-Garcia, MPA – Chair
Michelle Vicari –  Convention Committee Chair
Beth Coulson
Paula O'dell Jackson
Rob Portinga

Interested in Serving on a Convention Subcommittee or Ad Hoc Committee?
With the planning process underway for 2017, all Convention Committees are currently at capacity and are not accepting new applicants. An open call for service on a 2018 Convention Committee will take place later in the year. Please check back for more information. To learn more about Convention Committee roles and responsibilities, please CLICK HERE.