Committee Member Listing

ICAHN's committees build upon shared strengths and serve as the building blocks for all aspects of our network. We welcome your service on any of our committees, which are described below. Listed below is each committee and a list of its current membership. For more information, contact Pat Schou, ICAHN Executive Director, at (815) 875-2999.

STANDING COMMITTEES

FINANCE COMMITTEE  –  This committee is responsible for preparing the annual budget, advising the corporation on financial matters, and monitoring the corporation's financial statements. The Finance Committee meets quarterly on the fourth Thursday of January, April, July, and October. The Secretary/Treasurer serves as Chair.

  • Ken Reid, Chair, Treasurer – Carlinville Area Hospital
  • Tracy Bauer – Midwest Medical Center
  • Trina Casner – Pana Community Hospital
  • Brice Harsy – Marshall Browning Hospital
  • Teresa Stroud – Salem Township Hospital
  • Mike Brown – Carlinville Area Hospital
  • Paul Skowron – Warner Hospital & Health Services
  • Mark Batty – Rochelle Community Hospital
  • Larry Spour – Lawrence County Memorial Hospital
  • Jim Farris – Union County Hospital
  • ICAHN Staff  –  Pat Schou
     

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE  –  This committee is empowered to make decisions in the event immediate action must be taken and the Board of Directors is not able to meet for a regular or special meeting. The Executive Committee meets as needed and is comprised of network officers including the President, President-Elect, Secretary/Treasurer, and Past President.

  • Tracy Bauer, President – Midwest Medical Center
  • Doug Florkowski, President-Elect – Lawrence County Memorial Hospital
  • Ken Reid, Secretary/Treasurer – Carlinville Area Hospital
  • Trina Casner, Past President – Pana Community Hospital 
  • ICAHN Staff  –  Pat Schou
     

NOMINATING COMMITTEE   - This committee is responsible for preparing a slate of nominations for new Board members to be presented to the members at the annual membership meeting. The President nominates a minimum of three Board members to serve and prepare the nominating slate.The committee meets as needed.

EDUCATION COMMITTEE  –  This committee conducts an annual assessment of members' educational and resource needs and provides recommendations at the annual meeting. The Education Committee meets quarterly and as needed.

  • Kim Nelson Galloway, Chair – Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center 
  • Kara Jo Carson, CFO-Chair – Pinckneyville Community Hospital 
  • Rena Wiley, Business Office Chair – Memorial Hospital, Carthage
  • Somer Nagrodski  – Horizon Health 
  • Emmy Combs – Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center
  • Julie Casper – Illinois Department of Public Health
  • ICAHN Staff  –  Kathy Fauble, Professional Education Services
  • ICAHN Staff  –  Mary Jane Clark and Angie Charlet
     

ICAHN RURAL RECRUITMENT  –  This committee serves as an advisory body on behalf of the Board and provides guidance and oversight to the ICAHN Rural Recruitment program. The ICAHN Rural recruitment Committee minimally meets semi-annually and reports periodically to the Board.

  • Kyle Burrows, Patient Advocate/Professional Recruiter – Perry Memorial Hospital  
  • Karissa Turner, Director of Physician Services – Wabash General Hospital  
  • Erin Frank, Marketing Manager – Horizon Health 
  • ICAHN Staff –  Pat Schou
     

NETWORK OR OPERATIONS COMMITTEES

REGULATORY AND LEGISLATIVE COMMITTEE  –  This committee communicates state and federal regulatory and legislative information to the ICAHN membership and is the advocacy voice for the membership. The Regulatory and Legislative Committee meets monthly by conference call, which is open to all member CEOs, CFOs, and CNEs to better reflect the concerns of the membership.

  • Mark Batty, Chair – Rochelle Community Hospital
  • Randy Dauby, Co-Chair – Pinckneyville Community Hospital
  • Ted Rogalski – Genesis Medical Center, Aledo
  • Rex Brown – Hillsboro Area Hospital
  • Jeni Hallatt – Mercyhealth Hospital & Medical Center-Harvard
  • Mark Rossi – Hopedale Medical Center
  • Jim Johnson – Franklin Hospital
  • Kim Nelson Galloway – Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center
  • Susie Campbell – Community Hospital of Staunton
  • Ada Bair – Memorial Hospital, Carthage
  • Kathy Bunting – Fairfield Memorial Hospital
  • Roby Williams – Hardin County General Hospital
  • Annette Schnabel – Perry Memorial Hospital
  • Rick Goins – Massac Memorial Hospital
  • Brett Bollmann – Memorial Hospital, Chester
  • Jay Purvis – Wabash General Hospital
  • Bill Pesel – Valley West Northwestern Medicine
  • Ollie Smith – Horizon Health
  • Doug Florkowski – Crawford Memorial Hospital
  • Don Robbins – Lawrence County Memorial Hospital
  • Larry Spour – Lawrence County Memorial Hospital
  • Kathy Hull – Illini Community Hospital
  • Teresa Stroud – Salem Township Hospital
  • Greg Starnes – Fayette County Hospital
  • Trina Casner – Pana Community Hospital
  • Jim Farris – Union County Hospital
  • Nancy Newby – Washington County Hospital
  • Alisa Coleman – Ferrell Hospital
  • Joann Emge – Sparta Community Hospital
  • ICAHN Staff - Pat Schou


OPERATIONAL BENCHMARKING COMMITTEE  –  This committee designs and evaluates performance and quality reports completed by the ICAHN membership. The Operational Benchmarking Committee meets as needed.

  • Ken Reid, Chair  – Carlinville Area Hospital
  • Nancy Newby – Washington County Hospital
  • Sheri Hopkins – Salem Township Hospital
  • Tony Pfitzer  – Massac Memorial Hospital
  • Kara Jo Carson  – Pinckneyville Community Hospital
  • Ada Bair  – Memorial Hospital, Carthage
  • Joann Emge  – Sparta Community Hospital
  • Nancy Allen  – Advocate Eureka Hospital
  • Sandy Otten  – Memorial Hospital, Chester
  • Dan Walker  – Sparta Community Hospital
  • Rex Brown  – Hillsboro Area Hospital
  • Karole Frey  – Mendota Community Hospital
  • Chris Curry  – Iroquois Memorial Hospital
  • Jennifer Moss  – Kirby Medical Center
  • Laurie Kellerman  – Marshall Browning Hospital
  • Rachael Prather  – Ferrell Hospital
  • Tammy Mulvaney  – Clay County Hospital
  • ICAHN Staff - Angie Charlet
     

ISSUES COMMITTEE  –  This committee evaluates current issues and challenges that affect the critical access hospital community and develops strategic action recommendations for the ICAHN Board of Directors. The Issues Committee meets quarterly on the first Thursday.

  • Paul Skowron, Chair – Warner Hospital and Health Services
  • Annette Schnabel, Co-Chair – Perry Memorial Hospital
  • Nancy Newby – Washington County Hospital
  • Alisa Coleman – Ferrell Hospital
  • Jim Johnson – Franklin Hospital
  • Greg Starnes – Fayette County Hospital
  • Randy Dauby – Pinckneyville Community Hospital
  • Bill Pesel – Valley West Northwestern Medicine
  • Patty Fischer - St. Francis Hospital
  • Ada Bair – Memorial Hospital, Carthage
  • Susie Campbell – Community Hospital of Staunton
  • Trina Casner – Pana Community Hospital
  • Don Robbins – Lawrence County Memorial Hospital
  • Shane Watson – Red Bud Regional Hospital
  • ICAHN Staff – Pat Schou


BUSINESS SERVICES COMMITTEE  –  This committee evaluates potential new member services and business partners and recommends appropriate selections to the ICAHN Board of Directors for deliberation. The Business Services Committee meets as needed.

  • Michael Brown, CFO – Carlinville Area Hospital 
  • Kara Jo Carson, CFO  – Pinckneyville Community Hospital  
  • Doug Florkowski, CEO  – Crawford Memorial Hospital
  • Brice Harsy, CFO  – Marshall Browning Hospital  
  • Jim Johnson, CEO  – Franklin Hospital 
  • Kent Mitchell, CFO  – Hamilton Memorial Hospital  
  • Connie Tierney, Materials Manager  – Salem Township Hospital 
  • Dan Walker, Ancillary Care Director  – Sparta Community Hospital  
  • Rena Wiley, Director of Revenue Cycle  – Memorial Hospital, Carthage
  • Steve York, Plant Manager  – Wabash General Hospital  
  • ICAHN Staff – Curt Zimmerman


EXTERNAL PEER REVIEW NETWORK  –  This committee credentials physician reviewers who serve on the peer review panel. The EPRN Committee determines the categories of peer review services to offer, as well as the policies and procedures to be followed by the EPRN. The EPRN Committee meets quarterly and as needed.

  • Patty Luker, Chair – OSF Holy Family Medical Center
  • Deb Campbell – Boyd Healthcare Services 
  • Tammy Mulvaney – Clay County Hospital
  • Melissa Shipp – OSF Saint Luke Medical Center
  • Shelley Wiborg – OSF Holy Family Medical Center
  • Kathy Hull – Illini Community Hospital
  • Nancy Newby – Washington County Hospital
  • Nancy Huls – Memorial Hospital, Carthage
  • ICAHN Staff – Angie Charlet


INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE  –  This committee provides general oversight to the IT Services Business Plan. The Information Technology Committee meets three times a year in February, July, and October.

  • Kim Larkin, Chair – Washington County Hospital
  • Tim Smith – Iroquois Memorial Hospital
  • Paul Skowron – Warner Hospital and Health Services
  • Phil Bute – Clay County Hospital
  • Courtney Caldwell – Sarah D. Culbertson Memorial Hospital
  • Syndi Horn – Memorial Hospital, Carthage
  • Bobby Gage – Wabash General Hospital
  • Paul Mueller – Sparta Community Hospital
  • Heather Henry – Hammond Henry Hospital
  • Geoff Trost – Hillsboro Area Hospital
  • Gregg Sims – Hamilton Memorial Hospital
  • Jeff Roberts – Pinckneyville Community Hospital
  • Dave Williams – Franklin Hospital
  • ICAHN Staff – Ryan Morgan and Ryan Sierman


SPECIAL PROJECTS COMMITTEES

ILLINOIS RURAL COMMUNITY CARE ORGANIZATION (IRCCO)

  • Steve Tenhouse, Board, Chair – Kirby Medical Center
  • Ada Bair, Board, Co-Chair – Memorial Hospital, Carthage
  • Gregg Davis, MD, Chief Medical Officer – ICAHN
  • Roland Carlson, Board, Medicare Beneficiary – Pana Community Hospital
  • Trina Casner, Board – Pana Community Hospital
  • Rob Schmitt, Board – Gibson Area Hospital and Health Services
  • Greg Starnes, Board – Fayette County Hospital
  • Joann Emge, Care Coordination – Sparta Community Hospital
  • Tracy Bauer – Midwest Medical Center
  • Doug Florkowski - Crawford Memorial Hospital
  • Susie Campbell – Community Hospital of Staunton
  • Pam Pfister – Morrison Community Hospital
  • Annette Schnabel – Perry Memorial Hospital
  • Paul Skowron – Warner Hospital and Health Services
  • Tommy Hobbs – Illinois Valley Community Hospital
  • Jim Johnson – Franklin Hospital
  • Deb Campbell – Boyd Healthcare Services
  • Jon Wade – Jersey Community Hospital
  • Ken Reid – Carlinville Area Hospital
  • Rex Brown – Hillsboro Area Hospital
  • Ollie Smith – Paris Community Hospital Family Medical Center
  • Randy Dauby – Pinckneyville Community Hospital
  • John Kessler – Salem Township Hospital
  • Tim Smith – Iroquois Memorial Hospital
  • Doug Kosier – Mason District Hospital
     

PEER NETWORK ADVISORY CHAIRS    - The Peer Network Advisory Chair oversees current issues and challenges that affect the CAH community and develops strategic action recommendations for the peer network group. The Peer Network Advisory Chair conducts meetings with their committees as needed.

  • Kara Jo Carson, CFO Chair – Pinckneyville Community Hospital
  • Pat Schou – ICAHN Representative for CFO Peer Network
  • Rena Wiley, Business Office Peer Network - Memorial Hospital, Carthage
  • Pat Schou – ICAHN Representative for Business Office Peer Network
  • Jackie King – ICAHN Representative for Health Informatics Peer Network
  • Lesa Schlatman – ICAHN Representative for Nurse Leaders Peer Network
  • Angie Charlet – ICAHN Representative for Pharmacy Peer Network
  • Angie Charlet – ICAHN Representative for Quality Peer Network
  • Dan Walker – Ancillary Chair
  • Trinity Flowers – Ancillary Co-Chair
  • Chris Jahn – Ancillary Co-Chair
  • Angie Charlet – ICAHN Representative for Materials Managers Peer Network
  • Heidi Apperson – PR-Marketing-Development Chair
  • Stephanie DeMay – ICAHN Representative for PR-Marketing-Development Peer Network
  • Angie Charlet – ICAHN Representative for Plant Managers Peer Network
  • Kara Jo Carson – Corporate Compliance Chair
  • Andrew Buffenbarger – Corporate Compliance Co-Chair 
  • Kathy Fauble – ICAHN Representative for Human Resources Peer Network
  • Liz Swanson – ICAHN Representative for Human Resources Peer Network 

 
QUALITY PERFORMANCE COMMITTEE

  • Nancy Newby – Washington County Hospital
  • Sheri Hopkins – Salem Township Hospital
  • Nancy Allen – Advocate Eureka Community Hospital
  • Rex Brown – Hillsboro Area Hospital
  • Leah Wilson – Sarah D. Culbertson Memorial Hospital
  • Jennifer Moss – Kirby Medical Center
  • Rachael Prather - Ferrell Hospital
  • Laurie Kellerman – Marshall Browning Hospital
  • Ada Bair – Memorial Hospital, Carthage
  • Kara Jo Carson – Pinckneyville Community Hospital
  • Joann Emge – Sparta Community Hospital
  • Tammy Mulvaney – Clay County Hospital
  • Angela Rome – Carle Hoopeston Carle Regional Health Center
  • Dan Walker – Sparta Community Hospital
  • ICAHN Staff – Angie Charlet     


TRAILBLAZER INITIATIVE 

  • Ken Reid, Chair – Carlinville Area Hospital
  • Pam Pfister, Co-Chair – Morrison Community Hospital
  • Trina Casner – Pana Community Hospital
  • Randy Dauby – Pinckneyville Community Hospital
  • Bob Senneff – Graham Hospital
  • Rex Brown – Hillsboro Area Hospital
  • Victoria Woodrow – Hamilton Memorial Hospital
  • Mark Rossi – Hopedale Medical Complex
  • Mark Batty – Rochelle Community Hospital
  • Ted Rogalski – Genesis Medical Center, Aledo
  • Jay Purvis – Wabash General Hospital
  • Don Robbins – Lawrence County Memorial Hospital
  • Doug Florkowski – Crawford Memorial Hospital
  • Joann Emge – Sparta Community Hospital
  • Chris Hunt – Clay County Community Hospital
  • Annette Schnabel – Perry Memorial Hospital
  • Rob Schmitt – Gibson Area Hospital and Health Services 
  • Doug Kosier – Mason District Hospital                                                                                   


WELLNESS COMMITTEE

  • Marci Ganson, Chair – Mason District Hospital
  • Christie Gajewski – Pinckneyville Community Hospital
  • Greg Eberle – Hopedale Medical Complex
  • Caleigh Bruce – Ferrell Hospital
  • Susan Livvix – Horizon Health
  • Somer Nagrodski – Horizon Health
  • Jennifer Heckroth – Perry Memorial Hospital
  • Cindy Johnston – Valley West Northwestern Medicine
  • Dan Smith – Memorial Hospital, Carthage
  • Shelly Hunter – Memorial Hospital, Carthage
  • Ada Bair – Memorial Hospital, Carthage
  • Eddie Pappas – Hopedale Medical Complex
  • Mark Rossi – Hopedale Medical Complex
  • Eileen Woolums – Gibson Area Hospital and Health Services
  • Angie Smith – Mason District Hospital
  • Kathleen Laboray – Carlinville Area Hospital
  • Todd Mourning – Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital
  • Lori Christiansen – OSF Saint Luke Medical Center
  • Tami Bayless – Clay County Hospital
  • Chelsea Musgrave – Clay County Hospital
  • Nancy Newby – Washington County Hospital
  • ICAHN Staff –  Mary Jane Clark