Region VI Officers

  • Chair
  • Treasurer
  • Secretary
  • Immediate Past Chair
  • Chair-Elect
  • Treasurer-Elect
  • Secretary-Elect
  • Derick Jones, LA Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor-UCLA
  • Derek Brown, Washington State University
  • Allison Ramos, Chapman University
  • Melissa Mullen, California Polytechnic State University – San Luis Obispo
  • Sinnamon Tierney, Portland State University
  • Caroline Jones, Stanford University
  • Heather Kubinec, University of California Irvine

All terms expire 12-31-16

Regional Advisory Committee (RAC)

  • Chair
  • Treasurer
  • Secretary
  • Immediate Past Chair
  • Chair-Elect
  • Treasurer-Elect
  • Secretary-Elect
  • Elected RAC Member
  • Elected RAC Member
  • Appointed RAC Member
  • Appointed RAC Member
  • Derick Jones, LA Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor-UCLA
  • Derek Brown, Washington State University
  • Allison Ramos, Chapman University
  • Melissa Mullen, California Polytechnic State University – San Luis Obispo
  • Sinnamon Tierney, Portland State University
  • Caroline Jones, Stanford University
  • Heather Kubinec, University of California Irvine
  • Michiko Taniguchi Pane, Stanford University (2015-2016)
  • Kevin Stewart, University of California, Santa Barbara (2016-2017)
  • Nancy Lewis, University of California, Irvine (2015-2016)
  • Sean Williams, California State University Eastbay (2016-2017)

Region VI Committees

Nominating and Elections  
Chair Nancy Lewis, University of California Irvine
Committee Members Julie Guggino, Central Washington University
Dan Nordquist, Washington State University
Georgette Sakumoto, University of Hawaii
Rosemary Madnick, University of Alaska Fairbanks*
Kim Eudy, University of Southern California

*National N&LDC rep, also sits on the regional committee
Awards  
Chair Stella Sung, University of California, San Diego
Committee Members Michiko Pane, Stanford University
Cora Diaz, University of California, Santa Barbara
Maren Boyack, University of Alaska
Billy Gellepis, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Sandra Purves, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Education and Professional Development  
Co-Chair Heather Kubinec, University of California – Irvine
Co-Chair Matthew Kirk, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Committee Members Allison Weber, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute
Sean Williams, California State University - East Bay
CeCe Manoochehri, Pitzer College
Theresa Caban, Kaiser Permanente Southern California
Kevin Stewart, University of California – Santa Barbara
Nancy Lewis, University of California – Irvine
Amanda Snyder, University of Washington
Rosie Madnick, University of Alaska Fairbanks
Membership and Volunteer Committee  
Chair Samantha Aleshire, University of Alaska – Fairbanks
Committee Members Allison Ramos, Chapman University
Alison Sanders, San Francisco State University
Angie Karchmer, University of California- Irvine
Billy Gellepis, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Brigidann Cooper, University of Southern California
Erika Waday, University of Nevada, Reno
Jeri Muniz, University of Southern California
Layton Hansen, University of Southern California
Mica Werner, VA Portland Health Care System
Monica Armbruster, University of Alaska, Fairbanks
Sapphire Masterson, University of Southern California
Stacy Miller, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

NCURA Board of Directors

  • Elected, Region VI
  • Appointed
  • Samantha Westcott, Children’s Hospital LA, University of Southern California
  • Amanda Snyder, University of Washington

NCURA National Committees

Region VI Member on the Nominating and Leadership Development Committee  
Chair Bruce Morgan, University of California, Irvine
Appointed Rosemary Madnick, University of Alaska, Fairbanks
Appointed Georgette Sakumoto, University of Hawaii
Region VI Member on the Professional Development Committee  
Vice Chair Csilla M. Csaplár, Stanford University
Appointed Lillie Ryans-Culclager, PAIRE
Appointed Sinnamon Tierney, Portland State University
Appointed Katherine Ho, Stanford University
Appointed Georgette Sakumoto, University of Hawaii
Appointed Randi Wasik, University of Washington
Ex Officio (NMAG) Pat Hawk, Oregon State University