By Laura Screeney, FASPR, North Shore-LIJ Health System, Manhasset, NY
As I reflect back
on this year’s 25th
it’s with a sense of
pride in ASPR’s
history, growth and
I am proud of our ASPR Education Committee,
led by Robin, Jennifer and Allen, along with the
ASPR team at Ewald Consulting, as they were
able to pull off a second conference in less than
I am proud to announce that we had record
attendance of 765 in Orlando.
I am proud of the quality of education
presented during our main session. Quint
Studer and Eric Wahl were amazing keynote
speakers, as well as every other expert that
shared their talent and wisdom with us- we
I am proud of our fellowship committee led by
Mike Griffin, Lynne Peterson, Marci Jackson
and Allen Kram, and all of the ASPR members
who volunteer to teach our fellowship program
modules year after year.
I am proud of our new class of fellows as well as
the individuals who re-certified this year. (KH
Getting these #’s.)
I am proud of our outgoing board of directors,
for their selfless dedication to ASPR. Thank
you: Debbie Gleason, Allan Kram, Michelle
Seifert and Shelly Tudor for your commitment,
your wisdom and your friendship.
I am proud to welcome our new ASPR board
of directors members. Welcome Jennifer
Fedderson, Kate Radar, Lynne Peterson and
Robin Schiffer; thank you for embarking on
this new challenge.
I am proud to continue to serve on the board
of directors alongside our remaining board
members: Frank Gallagher, Donna Ecclestone
and Lee Moran who will continue to serve this
organization with a strong sense of dedication
I am proud of the work of all of the volunteers
that keep this organization going year after year.
Most of all, I am proud
of you, our members.
You are a group of
who work tirelessly for
your organizations and
your communities. You
embrace new members,
welcome new vendors
and make our speakers
feel right at home. Most
importantly, you are
in your communities.
So, during this 25th anniversary year, may we
all take time to reflect on the lives we have
changed, the career paths we have chosen and
please, take time to celebrate your success!
Congratulations, ASPR; here’s to the next 25!
Laura Screeney, FASPR, President, ASPR