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Our Advisory Boards provide expert advice on a variety of issues to ensure that students earning degrees or certificates from JCCC are prepared to enter the workforce and become immediately productive.

Courtney Ash, Director, Respiratory Therapy, University of Kansas Health System, 4000 Cambridge Street, Mailstop 1015, Kansas City, KS 66160

Steve Brabbin, Director of Pulmonary & Neurology Services, Liberty Hospital, 2525 Glenn Hendren Drive Liberty, MO 64068

Carole Basinger, Director, Respiratory Care, Sleep Lab & EEG, Overland Park Regional Medical Center, 10500 Quivira, Overland Park, KS 66215

Kelly Bower, Services Clinical Manager, Saint Luke’s Hospital-Plaza, Respiratory Services - 4th Floor Peet Center, 4401 Wornall Road, Kansas City, MO 64111

Vance Burns, MD, Program Medical Director, Consultants in Pulmonary Medicine, Olathe Medical Center, 20375 W. 151st St., Suite 451, Olathe, KS 66061

Cheri' Cox, Manager, Respiratory Care, Sleep Lab, Neurology, Non-Invasive Cardiology, Vascular Access, St. Joseph Medical Center, 1000 Carondelet Drive, Kansas City, MO 64114

Lynn Crist, Registered Respiratory Therapist, St. Luke's Hospital, 4401 Wornall Rd., Kansas City, MO 64111

Jason Elliott, Director of Major Gifts, University of Missouri-Kansas City, College of Arts and Sciences, 711 E. 51st St., 108 Scofield Hall, Kansas City, MO 64110

Carla Encarnacion, Director, Respiratory Services, Research Medical Center, 2316 E. Meyer Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64132

Mary Lou Guy, Manager Pulmonary Services, St. Luke's North Hospital, 5830 N.W. Barry Road, Kansas City, MO 64154

Alisha Hipsher, Manager Pulmonary Services, Saint Luke’s East, 100 NE Saint Luke’s Blvd., Lee’s Summit, MO 64086

Amanda McDaniel, Operations & Hiring Manager, Children's Mercy Hospital, 2401 Gillham Road, Kansas City, MO 64108

Emily, L., Wilkinson, Director, Respiratory Services, Children’s Mercy Hospital, 2401 Gillham Road, Kansas City, MO 64108

Merrill Pickert, Director, & Sleep Disorders/EEG, Olathe Medical Center, 20375 W. 151st St., Olathe, KS 66061

Karen Schell, Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Kansas Medical Center School of Health Professions Education, 3901 Rainbow Blvd., MS-1013, Kansas City, KS 66130

Lori Tinkler, Chief Executive Officer, National Board of Respiratory Care, 10801 Mastin St., Suite 300, Overland Park, KS 66210

Kaitlyn Wolken, Respiratory Therapy Educator, University of Kansas Health System, Department of Respiratory Therapy, 3901 Rainbow Blvd., Kansas City, KS 66160

Josi Wood, Division Manager, Monaghan Medical, 4901 Wornall Rd #11, Kansas City, MO 64112

Patrice Johnson, Senior Manager, Respiratory Services, Children's Mercy Kansas City Clinical Respiratory Services, Children's Mercy Home Care, 700 N.W. Argosy Parkway, Riverside, MO 64150