The Strategic Advisory Committee includes leaders in business, health care, and education. Members of this distinguished group of experts shape the strategic vision of the Campaign for Action and serve as its chief ambassadors.


toni2Antonia M. Villarruel, PhD, FAAN
Professor and the Margaret Bond Simon Dean of Nursing at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing




Matthew Longjohn, MD, MPH
Principal, Matt Longjohn and Associates




Strategic Advisory Committee member Leah Binder Leah Binder, MA, MGA
President and CEO, The Leapfrog Group




Strategic Advisory Committee member Marilyn ChowMarilyn Chow, DNSc, RN, FAAN
Vice President, Patient Care Services, Program Office, Kaiser Permanente





Karen Drenkard, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN
Senior Vice President / Chief Clinical Officer and Chief Nurse of the O’Neil Center, GetWellNetwork ® Inc.




Swannie Jett, DrPH, MSc
President, Jettstream Communications




Strategic Advisory Committee member Darrell KirchDarrell Kirch, MD
President and CEO, Association of American Medical Colleges




Strategic Advisory Committee member Charlie Montreuil Charlie Montreuil, JD, MA, HRIR
Vice President of Human Resources, Best Buy




Strategic Advisory Committee member Alan Morgan Alan Morgan, MA
CEO, National Rural Health Association




Strategic Advisory Committee member Bill NovelliBill Novelli, MA
Distinguished Professor of Practice, McDonough School of Business,
Georgetown University




ParentCharlotte Parent, RN, MHCM
Assistant Vice President of Community Affairs and Network Navigation, LCMC Health




Strategic Advisory Committee member John RoweJohn Rowe, MD
Professor, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University




Strategic Advisory Committee member Heather YoungHeather Young, PhD, RN, FAAN
Associate Vice Chancellor for Nursing and Dean, Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing, University of California, Davis