Professional Committees

Serving on an ACE committee is great way to enrich your membership and learn more about the association and meet new colleagues. Committees typically meet monthly for about one hour on a conference call. If you are interested in participating on an committee, please contact ACE HQ at Jen Wood Committee participation is open to all members in good standing.

Bylaws & Election

This committee is charged with recommending and maintaining current and thorough bylaws for the organization and coordinating the conduct of the annual election process in a manner consistent with established bylaws.

Chair: Dave Gosky, Markey Cancer Center

Shreya Kanodia, Cedars Sinai

Education/Conference Planning

This committee is charged with developing, implementing and evaluating the success of organizational initiatives directed at enhancing the knowledge, skills and competencies of its members.

Chair: Teresa Heckel, Catholic Health Initiatives 

Wendy Austin, University of TX MD Anderson Cancer Center
James Bachman, University of Colorado Hospital Cancer Center
Kim Benson, AFCCC
Christopher Bianca, UC Health
Nancy Bookbinder, Oncology Resource Consultants
Nick Callea, Alliance Oncology
Steven Castle, Varian
Cindy Chavira, Cedars Sinai
Stephanie Clayton-Hobbs, UT Southwestern
Michael Darling, Indiana University Simon Cancer Center
Ron DiGiamo, Revenue Cyle Inc.
Mary Greenberg, AHC
Shreya Kanodia, Cedars Sinai
Brian McCagh, Great Baltimore Medical Center, Berman Cancer Institute
Tammy McClanahan, Norton Cancer Institute
Jeff Reynolds, UK Healthcare Markey Cancer Center
Diane Schulte, GHI
Kelley Simpson, Oncology Solution
Matt Sturm, ECG Managment Consultants
Ted Yank, BCM

Member Services

This committee is charged with all matters regarding membership services - resources, website, communications and more.


Chair - Shreya Kanodia, Cedars Sinai




This committee is charged with increasing the membership of the organization.

Clint Koerkenmeir, MD Anderson
Stephanie Clayton-Hobbs, UT Southwestern

Wendy Austin, UT MD Anderson
Steven Castle, Varian
Alina Maleski Smith, Oncology Solutions
Tammy McClanahan, Norton
Julia Williams, Magee Resource


This committee is charged with supporting the efforts of the ACE Newsletter Editor and assisting with the development of written publications which promote the organization.

Chair - Linda Ferris, Lahey Health

Steve Black, The Oncology Group
Steven Castle, Varian
Lori Drew, Moncrief Cancer Institute
Lisa Kiehne, Houston Methodist
Clint Koerkenmeir, MD Anderson
Bill Laffey, Laffey Partnership
Casey Maudlin, Norton Healthcare
Kelley Simpson, Oncology Solutions
Matt Sturm, ECG Managment Consultants

Vendor Relations

This committee is charged with enhancing and maintaining productive and mutually beneficial relationships with vendors with the intent of maximizing their financial support of organizational initiatives and conferences.

Alyssia Crews, Miami Cancer Institute - Baptist Health South Florida
Dave Gosky, Markey Cancer Center

Matt Sherer, First Health
Steven Castle, Varian
Dara Chhit, Varian 

Fellowship Committee

Mary Kate Cellmer
Mark Fillburn, Markey Cancer Center

Steven Castle, Varian