Secretary

Secretary: Letese Lamb Letese is the Human Resources Manager at UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside, the flagship hospital of world-renowned health care provider and insurer, UPMC.  Letese is a proud Tuskegee University Alumna, she earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration.  Letese obtained her M.B.A. with a concentration in Human Resources Management from Trinity University. Letese…

Programming Chair

Programming Chair: Kayode Bey Kayode Bey serves as the Programming Chair for the NAHSE Pittsburgh Chapter. He is also the Director of Imaging Services at UPMC East and UPMC Monroeville Imaging Center. Kayode entered this role after completing a two-year fellowship program with UPMC’s Health Service Division.

Treasurer

Alex Brooks Treasurer Alex, a native of Baltimore MD, is second year Administrative Fellow at the UPMC. As an Administrative Fellow at UPMC, Alex serves as the Director of Operations and Special Project’s for UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital, one of the largest behavioral health hospitals in the country. He is primarily responsible for finding new…

President Elect

President Elect: Virginia Powell Virginia Powell is an Administrative Fellow at Allegheny Health Network. As a fellow, she participates in several priority projects across the system and receives mentorship from top healthcare executives. She received her B.A. in Psychology with a minor in Management from University of California, Merced and her Masters in Healthcare Administration…

President

Laura Duncan – President Laura C. Duncan, MHA, MHI is the Senior Administrator for the Department of Medicine within UPMC. She leads the Department of Medicine’s efforts to enhance access to care through telemedicine, clinical operations, and analytics within the ten divisions of the department. She is an adjunct professor at Chatham University’s Healthcare Informatics…

Past President

President Elect (Past) Tonja Smith is the Founder and CEO of Allegheny Community Home Care, overseeing a $4.3 million dollar organization, which was established in 2015. Her organization provides in-home and community support for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Since its inception, Smith has successfully added two new programs including behavioral and community supports,…