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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.

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Oklahoma  

Mac Wall
General Manager
Oklahoma Educational Television Authority
7403 North Kelley Ave.
PO Box 14190
Oklahoma City, OK 73113
(405) 848-8501
(405) 841-9282
mac_wall @oeta.pbs. org



  Linda Edmondson
Station Representative
Oklahoma Educational Television Authority
2200 Dawn Marie Drive
Oklahoma City, OK 73112
(405) 848-8501
lleokc@ aol.com


Patrice Brown
Oklahoma Alliance for Better Care of the Dying
okabcd @okabcd. org



 



Oregon  

Margaret Graham
Southern Oregon PTV
34 South Fir
Medford, OR 97501-
(541) 779-0808
margaret_ graham @ksys.pbs.org



  Shannon Grosswiler
Oregon Public Broadcasting
7141 SW Macadam Avenue
Portland, OR 97219-3099
(503) 244-9900
shannon _grossweiler @opb.org


Susan Hickman, Ph.D.
Project Director, Center for Ethics in Health Care
Oregon Health Sciences University
3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, SNORD
Portland, OR 97201
(503) 494-6032
hickmans@ ohsu.edu



  Susan Isaacs
Hospice Volunteer and
Bereavement Coordinator
McKenzie- Williamette Hospice
1457 G Street
Springfield, OR 97477
(541) 726-4581
susisa@ mckweb .com



Pennsylvania  

Sybil Schwartz
HCRManorCare
Divisional Director
3662 Forbes Trail Dr.
Murraysville, PA 15668
http://www. eolp. org/
(724) 327-2440
(724) 325-1489
slspa@aol.com



  Authur Ellis
Director of Promotions
WHYY
Independence Mall West
150 N 6th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 531-1261
(215) 574-1477
aellis @whyy.org


Willo Carey
Executive Director, Wider Horizons
WHYY
150 North Sixth Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 351-0540
(215) 351-1211 fax
wcarey @whyy.org
wider horizons @whyy.org


  Maryann Fello
Forbes Hospice
6655 Frankstown Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
(412) 664-3202



Kweilin Nassar
Director of Community Relations
WQED
4802 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
(412) 622-1335
(412) 622-6413 fax
knassar@ wqed.org



  Cindy Cappel
Nursing Director of
Critical Care Services
Good Samaritan Regional
Medical Center
700 E. Norwegian Street
Pottsville, PA 17901
(570) 621-4249
ccappel@ gsrmc.dcnhs.org


Darnell Furer
Vice President of Patient Services
Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center
701 E. Norwegian Street
Pottsville, PA 17902
(570) 621-4015
dfurer @gsrmc .dcnhs .org



  Mary Lou Toye
Supportive Care for the Dying Coordinator
St. Joseph Medical Center
12th & Walnut Sts.
Reading, PA 19603
(610) 378-2180
marylou toye @chi-east. org


Sr. Bridget McNamara
St. Joseph Medical Center
12th & Walnut Sts.
Reading, PA 19603
(610) 378-2502



 
 


South Carolina  

Stuart Sprague
AnMed Family Practice Residency
600 N. Fant St.
Anderson, SC 29621
(864) 261-1935
ssprague @anmed.com


  Pat Dressler
Outreadh Director
SCETV
1101 George Rogers Boulevard
Columbia, SC 29201
(803) 737-3397
dressler @scetv.org

Tamra N. West
South Carolina Collaborative
on End-of-Life Care
P.O. Box 6009
West Columbia, SC 29171-6009
803-796-3080 ext. 237
twest@ SCHA.org



 
 

South Dakota  

Ardeth Kocourek
Congressional Church
PO Box 268
Martin, SD 57551
ardkoc @gwtc.net



  Ellie Schellinger
Sioux Valley Hospital & Univ. Med. Ctr.-Ed. Dept.
1110 S. Euclid Ave.
Sioux Falls, SD 57117-5039
(605) 333-6381
mulderk @siouxvalley.org


Jeanmarie Heriba
Director, South Dakota Issues Forums
Chiesman Foundation
701 St. Joseph Street, Suite 204
Rapid City, SD 57701
(605) 341-4311
jheriba @chiesman. org




  Denise Niemira
268 Meadow Lane
Newport, VT 05855
(802) 754-2196
(802) 754-2195
deniem@together.net

Kristi Wagner
Chiesman Foundation
23 6th Avenue SW
Po Box 93
Aberdeen, SD 57402
(605) 225-8333
kwagner@chiesman.org




  Roberta Olson
South Dakota State University
Box 2275
Brookings, SD 57007-0098
(605) 688-5178
roberta_olson@sdstate.edu

David Dick
Philip Health Service
PO Box 790
Philip, SD 57567
(608) 859-2511
philiphealth@gwtc.net




  Noreen Plumage
Solem Public Safety Center
3200 E. Hwy 34, Suite 1
Pierre, SD 57501-5070

Mavis Jewitt
Banner Hospice
1440 N Main
Spearfish, SD 57783




  June Larson
University of South Dakota
414 E. Clark
Vermillion, SD 57069
605-677-5251
jclarson@usd.edu

Dr. Tom Dean
Horizon Health Care, Inc.
PO Box 489
Wessington Springs, SD 57382-0489
(605) 539-1778
tdean45@basec.net




  Dr. Tony Berg
Family Practice Association of Winner
Box 110
Winner, SD 57580

Manuel Casias
Benedictine Health Foundation
501 Summit
Yankton, SD 57078




  Grace Busskohl
Rapid City Regional Hospital
1011 11th Street
Rapid City, SD 57701
(608) 341-8114


Tennessee  

Norma Lindsey
St. Mary's Medical Center
2001-A Broadway
Knoxville, TN 37917
(423) 523-9999




  Brian Whitaker
Tennessee End of Life Partnership
P.O. Box 1994
Brentwood, TN 37024-1994
(615) 568-2472
tneolp@ yahoo.com

Texas  

Chuck Meyer
VP Operations
St. David's Medical Center
PO Box 4039
Austin, TX 78765
(512) 397-4212
Richard. Meyer @Columbia .net




  Karen Quebe
Outreach Coordinator
KLRU-TV
PO Box 7158
Austin, TX 78713
(512) 475-9050
Karen_ quebe @klru. pbs.org
Kim Rice
Communications
KERA
3000 Harry Hines
Dallas, TX 75201
(214) 740-9336
krice @kera.org




  Estella Jones
Outreach
KUHT
4513 Cullen Blvd.
Houston, TX 77004
(713) 749-8265
ejones @kuht. uh.edu
David Isch
Ethicist
Harris Methodist Fort Worth Hospital
1301 Pennsylvania Ave.
Fort Worth, TX 76104
(817) 882-2155
davidisch @hmhs.com




  Sandy Sheehy
Director of Development
Institute for the Medical Humanities
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Galveston, TX
(409) 772-9304
sgsheehy @utmb. edu
Mary Rich
Vice President for Education
KLRN
501 Broadway
San Antonio, TX 78215-1820
(210) 270-9000
mrich @klrn.org




  Nan Holmes
KWBU/Channel 34
500 Speight, PS 7296
Waco, TX 76798-7296
(254) 710-7881
nan_ holmes @kwbu. pbs.org

Utah  

Elizabeth Smart
KUED/Channel 7
Delores Dore Eccles Broadcast Center - 101 Wasatch Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
(801) 585-3523
esmart @media .utah.edu




  Dr. Jay Jacobson
Community- State Partnerships to Improve End- of-Life Care -- Utah
LDS Hospital, Division of Medical Ethics
8th Ave & C Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84143
(801) 487-2290
(801) 408-5171
ldjacob @ihc.com


Vermont  

Rev. Clark Callender
First United Methodist Church
21 Buell Street
Burlington, VT 05401-0386
(802) 862-1151
cscallen der@juno .com




 

Virginia  

Sharon Bulova
Supervisor - Braddock District
Fairfax County Board of Supervisors
4414 Holborn Avenue
Annandale, VA 22003
(703) 425-9300
sharon .bulova @co.fairfax .va.us




  Anne Harrington
Project Associate, Educational Services & Outreach
WETA
2775 South Quincy Street
Arlington, VA 22206-2304
(703) 998-2458
aharri ngton @weta.com

Michelle Venegas
Community Affairs Assistant
WHTJ Channel 41
1001 East Market Street, Suite 102
Charlottesville, VA 22902
(804) 295-7671
michelle_ venegas @wcve.pbs.org




  Doug Watson
Director of Pastoral Care
Riverside Regional Medical Center
500 J Clyde Morris Blvd
Newport News, VA 23601
(757) 594-2273
doug. watson @rivhs.com

Bob Jones
Community Outreach Manager
WCVE/Channel 23
23 Sesame Street
Richmond, VA 23235-3713
(804) 560-8144
volunteer @wcve.org




  Bonny Dillon
Bereavement & Edu
Bon Secours
5801 Bremo Road
Richmond, VA 23226
(804) 287-7242
Bonny_ Dillon @bshsi. com

Stu Israel
Good Samaritan Hospice, Inc.
3825 Electric Road
Roanoke, VA 24018-0451
(540) 776-0198
GoodSam Hsp@ aol.com




  Cynthia Gray
Marketing Manager
Blue Ridge Public Television
P.O. Box 13246
Roanoke,VA, 24032
(540) 344-0991
(888) 33BRPTV
(540) 344-2148
Cynthia_ Gray@WBRA .PBS.ORG

Julia West
Sentara Bayside Hospital
800 Independence Blvd.
Virginia Beach, VA 23455
(757) 363 6100
jmwest @sentara.com




  Beth Glassford
Williamsburg Community Hospital
301 Monticello Ave.
Williamsburg, VA 23168
(757) 259-6689
bglassfo @williams burgcom munity.com

Casey Scott
Moyers Outreach Team
Barksdale Ballard & Co.
1951 Kidwell Dr. #205
Vienna, VA 22182
(703) 827-8771
(703) 827-0783 -- Fax
cscott@bballard.com