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The steering committees listed below are part of the national ON OUR OWN TERMS outreach campaign. For information on activities in your area associated with the outreach campaign, please check the discussion forum for your state.

AL - FL : GA - IA : KS - MT
NV - OH : OK - VA : WA - WI



Georgia  

Kathy Kinlaw
Associate Director
Emory University Center for Ethics in Public Policy and the Professions
Atlanta, GA
(404) 727-2201
404) 727-5048 (Admin. Assistant)
(404) 727-7399
kkinlaw@ learnlink. emory.edu



  Lois R. Robley
Kennesaw State University
1000 Chastain Rd.
Kennesaw, GA 30144
(770) 423-6334
lrobley@ kennesaw.edu



Hawaii  

Joanna Crocker
Coordinator
Executive Office on Aging -- State of Hawaii
250 S. Hotel St.
Honolulu, HI 96813
(808) 586-7285
jcrocke@ mail.health. state.hi.us



 



Idaho  

Lynn Allen
Outreach Dir.
Idaho Public Television
1455 N. Orchard
Boise, ID 83706
(208) 373-7316
lynn_allen@ idptv.pbs.org



 



Illinois  

Amy Shaw
Outreach Coordinator
WSIU/WUSI-TV
910 S. Forest
Carbondale, IL 62901-6527
Tel: (618) 453-7128
Fax: (618) 453-6159 amy_s._shaw@ wsiu.pbs.org




  Chicago End of Life Care Coalition
c/o Julie Goldstein, MD
Chief, Section of Clinical Ethics
Department of Internal Medicine
Illinois Masonic Medical Center
836 West Wellington Avenue
Chicago, IL 60657-5193
(773) 296-7247
ceccmail@ yahoo.com


Cheri Cox
Community Cancer Ed. Coordinator
Memorial Medical Center (Regional Cancer Center)
701 No. First Street
Springfield, IL 62781
(217) 788-4227
cox.cheri@ mhsil.com



  Jeuley Ortengren
Hospice of Northeastern Illinois
(847) 381-5811 ext. 233
(847) 381-5599
jortengren@ hospiceneil.org

Beth Walston
Illinois Coalition for Improving End of Life Care
Executive Director
200 West Third Street, Suite 704
Alton, IL 62002
(618) 463-7007
(618) 259-7427



Indiana  

Roy Flynn
Assistant General Manager
WNIT Public Television
PO Box 3434
Elkhart, IN 46515-3434
(219) 675-9648




  Gail Thomas Strong
Learning Services Manager
WFYI
1401 N. Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202-2389
(317) 636-2020
gstrong @wfyi.org


Indiana Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
10 W. Market Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202
1-800-559-5223




  Linda Dehahn
St. Joseph Community Hospital,
Pastoral Care
215 W. Fourth St.
Mishawaka, IN 46544
(219) 258-1331
ldehahn@ ancilla.org



Mary Sweet Rooney
Health Ministry Parnership
1328 West Dragoon Trail
Mishawaka, IN 46544
(219) 254-0454 ext. 200




  Lori Georgi
WIPB/Channel 49
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306
(765) 285-2982
lgeorgi@ gw.bsu.edu



Dlynn L. Melo
Chairman, Community Outreach Subcommittee
Cardinal Health System, Inc.
2401 W. University Ave.
Muncie, IN 47303-3499
(765) 747-3111




 



Iowa  

Hallie Maloney
Bereavement Coordinator
Hospice of the Heartland
Kossuth Regional Health Center
1515 South Phillips Street
Algona, IA 50511
(515) 295-2451 ext. 324
(515) 295-5256




  Dixie K. Meyer
Nurse Manager
Hospice of the Heartland
Kossuth Regional Health Center
1515 South Phillips Street
(515) 295 - 2802 ext. 433
Algona, IA 50512
meyerd@ trinity-health .org



Judy Haag
Patient Care Coordinator
Hospice of the Heartland
Kossuth Regional Health Center
1515 South Phillips Street
Algona, IA 50511
(515) 295-2451 ext. 434
(515) 295-5257
haaj@ ncn.net



  Joshua Porter
1111 Duff Avenue
Ames, IA 50010
(515) 239-2686
porterj@ mgmc.com


Juanita Williams
Sartori Memorial Hospital
515 College St.
Cedar Falls, IA 50613
(319) 268-3005



  Katie Towers
St. Anthony Regional Hospital
311 S. Clark
Carroll, IA 51401
(712) 792-8244


Alice Schnepel
Mercy Medical Center
638 South Bluff Blvd.
Clinton, IA 52732
(319) 244-3663
schnepea@ mercyhealth. com



  Jean Vobr
Regional Health Services of Howard County
235 8th Ave West
Cresco, IA 52136
(319) 547-2101


Margreet Ryan
Hospice of Dubuque
2255 John F. Kennedy Rd.
Dubuque, IA 52002
(319) 582-1220
hospicedbq @mwci.net



  Darrell VonDrak
Mercy Health
3201 1st Street
Emmetsburg, IA 50536-0259
(712) 852-2434
vondrakd @mercy health.com

Susan Vititoe
Grinnell Regional Medical Center
210 4th Avenue
Grinnell, IA 50112
515-236-2363
sehler @netins.net


  Patti Cutler
Hospice of North Iowa
1 2nd Ave., NW
Hampton, IA 50441
515-456-2000
cutlerp@ mercy health.com


Jane Schmitt
Franklin General Hospital
1720 Central Ave. E
Hampton, IA 50441
(515) 456-5019
schmitjk@ mercy health.com


  LeAnn Butson
Foundation & Marketing Director
Franklin General Hospital
1720 Central Ave. E
Hampton, IA 50441
(515) 456-5013
butsonl@ mercy health.com


Vickie Gillespie
Myrtue Memorial Hospital
1213 Garfield Ave.
Harlan, IA 51537
(712) 755-4308
vgillespie @myrtue.org


  Maggie Elliott
Iowa City Hospice
1025 Wade Street
Iowa City, IA 52240
(319) 351-5665
maggie @zeus.ia.net


Tanya Holman-Uden
Project Coordinator
Iowa Partnership for
Quality Care in Dying with Dignity
The University of Iowa
5229 Westlawn
Iowa City, IA 52242
(319) 335-8708
(319) 335-8814
tanya-uden- holman@ uiowa.edu



  Dr. Douglas S. Wakefield
Professor and Head
Department of Health Management and Policy
2700 Steindler Building
Iowa City, IA 52242
(319) 335-9822
douglas- wakefield @uiowa.edu

Mary Bracken
Programming & Outreach Coordinator
Iowa Public Television
P.O. Box 6450
Johnson, IA 50131
(515) 242-3124
(800) 532-1290
Mary@IPTV.org



  Dr. Robert L. Johnson
Green Valley Hospice
520 South Linden Street
Lamoni, IA 50140
(515) 784-6755
bjohnson @grm.net

Frances Hoffman
Executive Director
Hospice of North Iowa
232 Second St. S.E.
Mason City, IA 50401
(515) 422-6211
hoffmanf@ trinity- health.org


  Ann MacGregor
21870 A Owl Avenue
Mason City, IA 50401
(515) 423-2270
ajowl @rconnect.com

Mary Lowenberg
Hospice of Mahaska County/
Mahaska County Hospital
1229 C Ave East
Oskaloosa, IA 52577
(515) 672-3260


  Linda Todd
Hospice of Siouxland
224 Fourth St.
Sioux City, IA 51101
(712) 233-4105


Rae Anne Frey Mamer
Trinity Regional Hospital
802 South Kenyon Road
Fort Dodge, IA 50501
(515) 574-6487
(515) 574-6985
hawkluver@dodgenet.com


  Sue Wilford
Hospice of Dubuque
2255 John F. Kennedy Rd.
Dubuque, IA 52002
(319) 582-1220
(319) 582-8089
skwlford@aol.com
swilford@usa.net