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ACHE 2015 Chapter of Merit GAHE, the Georgia Association of Healthcare Executives, was founded in 1982 as a professional healthcare administrators group and formalized its affiliation with the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) in 1991. GAHE represents a broad range of healthcare professionals, executives, consultants and the faculty and students of healthcare administration programs. We are committed to providing timely, relevant educational programs, a forum for professional exchange, and a network for career development.

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  • NEW!  CALL FOR NOMINATIONS and COMMITTE PARTICIPATION: See description of the positions and how to apply at GAHE_Call_For_Nominations
  • Newsletter for Spring 2016: Read it now at News...
  • Student newsletter for Spring 2016: See it now at Students...
  • Register now for upcoming events: Get details and register at Events...


2016 Board of Officers

President - Tripp Penn, FACHE
Vice President - Mary Germann, RN, MN, FACHE, SFHM
Treasurer - Matt Jernigan, MBA
Secretary - Nancy Greene, RN, BSN
Immediate Past President - Jay Dennard, FACHE
At-large Member - Callie Andrews, FACHE
At-large Member - Johnny Ball, FACHE
At-large Member - Kirsten Jones
At-large Member - Marlene Sidon, FACHE
At-large Member - W. Asbury Stembridge, Jr., FACHE
ACHE Regent for Georgia - J. Larry Tyler, FACHE, FHFMA, CMPE


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