2012–2013 Executive Council

Ronni Chernoff, PhD, RD, LD, CSG, FADA
Arkansas GEC University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Slot 798, 4301 W. Markham,
Little Rock, AR 72205
Phone: (501) 257-5537
Ronni Chernoff is the Director of the Arkansas GEC.

Vice President/President Elect
Thomas V. Caprio, MD, MPH, FACP
Finger Lakes GEC
University of Rochester, Division of Geriatrics & Aging
435 East Henrietta Road
Rochester, NY 14620
Phone: (585) 760-6364
Thomas Caprio is the Co-Director of the Finger Lakes GEC.

Angela Rothrock, PhD
University of Alabama at Birmingham GEC
University of Alabama at Birmingham
933 19th Street South
CH 19, 218S
Birmingham, AL 35294
Phone: (205) 975-6649
Angela Rothrock is the Associate Director for the University of Alabama at Birmingham GEC

Stacy Barnes, MGS
Wisconsin GEC
Marquette University
College of Nursing, Clark Hall 368
P.O. Box 1881
Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881
Phone: (414) 288-3709
Stacy Barnes is the Director of the Wisconsin GEC.

Immediate Past President
Robert Roush, EdD, MPH
Texas Consortium GEC
Baylor College of Medicine
1 Baylor Plaza, MS 230
Houston, TX 77030-3411
Phone (713) 798-4611
Robert Roush is the Director of Texas Consortium GEC.

Board Member, 2010 – 2013
Jan Yonker, MSA
GEC of Michigan
A210 West Fee Hall
Michigan State University
East Lansing MI 48824
Phone (517) 353-7828
Jan Yonker is the Deputy Director of the GEC of Michigan.
She also edits the Pipeline, the NAGE and NAGEC newsletter.

Board Member, 2010 – 2013
Judith A. Metcalf, APRN, BC, MS
University of New England, Maine GEC
University of New England
Center for Community and Public Health
716 Stevens Avenue
Portland, ME 04103-2670
Phone: (207) 221-4459
Judy Metcalf is the Director of UNE Maine GEC.

Board Member, 2010 – 2013
Edwin Olsen, JD, MD, MBA
The Miami Area GEC
University of Miami
1695 NW 9th Avenue, Suite 3208 (D-101)
Miami, FL 33136
Phone: (305) 355-9123
Edwin Olsen is the Director of the Miami Area GEC.

Board Member, 2011 – 2014
Beverly Lunsford, PhD, RN, CNS-BC
Washington DC GEC Consortium
George Washington University
2-030  M Street NW, Suite 302
Washington, DC 20037
Phone: (202) 994-6726
Beverly Lunsford is the Director of the George Washington GEC.

Board Member, 2012 – 2015
Betty Shiels, PhD-C, MSSW, LCSW
Ohio Valley Appalachia Regional GEC
University of Louisville
426 West Bloom Street
Louisville, Ky 40208
Phone: (502) 852-8003
Betty Shiels is the Co-Director of the Ohio Valley Appalachia Regional GEC at the University of Louisville.

Board Member 2012 – 2015
Leland “Bert” Waters, PhD
Virginia GEC
Virginia Center on Aging
Virginia Commonwealth University
P.O.Box 980229
Richmond, VA 23289-0229
Phone (804) 828-1525

Board Member 2013 – 2015
Jan Busby-Whitehead, MD
Carolina GEC
Division of Geriatric Medicine/Center for Aging & Health
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
5003 Old Clinic
CB# 7550
Chapel Hill , NC 27599-7550
Phone (919) 966- 5945 ext. 266