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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.

Carole Basinger, Overland Park Regional Medical Center, Director, Respiratory Care, Sleep Lab and EEG

Kelly Bower, Saint Luke's Hospital, Clinical Manager, Respiratory Therapist

Steve Brabbin, Liberty Hospital, Director of Pulmonary and Neurology Services

Vance Burns, Olathe Medical Center, MD, FACP, FCCP 

Dan Conyers, The University of Kansas Hospital, Professor Emeritus, MS, RRT, FAARC

Cherí Cox, St. Joseph Medical Center, Manager, Respiratory Care, Sleep Lab and Neurology

Jason Elliot, University of Missouri-Kansas City, Director of Development and Gift Planning, Community Member

Mary Lou Guy, Saint Luke's North Hospital, MBA, RRT, Manager Pulmonary Services

Alicia Hipsher, Saint Luke's East Hospital, Manager of Respiratory

Brad Johnson, Liberty Hospital, Manager, Cardiopulmonary and Neurodiagnostics

Patrice Johnson, Children's Mercy Home Care, Senior Manager, Respiratory Services

Amanda McDaniel, Children's Mercy Hospital, Operations Manager, Respiratory Care

Merrill Pickert, Olathe Medical Center, Director, Respiratory Care/Sleep Center

Randy Pickert, Tri-Anim, Account Manager, Vendor

Karen Schell, KU Medical Center Respiratory Care Education, Clinical Assistant Professor

Mike Stithem, JCCC Operations Director, Olathe Health Education Center

Lori Tinkler, National Board for Respiratory Care, MBA, Chief Executive Officer

Emily Wilkinson, Children's Mercy Hospital, Director, Respiratory Services

Josi Wood, Monaghan Medical Corporation, Southern Division Manager