Welcome

Welcome to the South Texas Chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives website! STC is the local independent chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) for a geographic service area that includes approximately 50,000 square miles of South Texas. It’s an exciting and challenging time to be involved in healthcare leadership, and the STC is committed to providing a forum for advancement and excellence within our profession. Our mission is to be the premier professional membership society for healthcare executives; to meet members’ professional, educational, and leadership needs; to promote high ethical standards and conduct; to advance healthcare leadership and management excellence; and to promote and support the mission of the American College of Healthcare Executives.

Proposed Slate for 2019

Below is the proposed slate of candidates for the vacancies on the STC-ACHE Board of Directors for 2019. All other positions not shown will continue with the incumbent until the end of their term.  Voting will be at the fall board meeting, held in conjunction with the October 5th educational event. For questions about the slate, please contact the 2018 Vice President, Mary Anne Weidner at Mary.Weidner@uhs-sa.com

Position

Current Incumbent

Term Ends

Potential Candidate

Vice President/ President-Elect
Mary Anne Weidner
Dec 31, 2018
 Roxanne Rosa, FACHE
Secretary
Adela Garcia
Dec 31, 2018
Charlotte Hildebrand, FACHE
Treasurer
Jim Hall, FACHE
Dec 31, 2018
 Jim Hall, FACHE
Mentoring
Lauren Travis, FACHE
Dec 31, 2018
Lauren Travis, FACHE
Advancement
Angela Jaco, FACHE
Dec 31, 2018
Brad Beauvais, PhD, FACHE
Publications
Beatrice Kearney
Dec 31, 2018
Adela Garcia
Student Affairs
VACANT
Dec 31, 2018
Yuri Campbell, FACHE
Programs
Paul Heyliger
Dec 31, 2018
Niesha Townsend
Gunjen Santiago 
Shireen Murji 
Marysol Imler 
Membership
Naydu Lucas, FACHE
Dec 31, 2018
Kristen Lowe
Director at Large
MG(Ret) David Rubenstein, FACHE
Dec 31, 2018
MG(Ret) David Rubenstein, FACHE
Director at Large
Trudy Land, FACHE
Dec 31, 2018
Trudy Land, FACHE
Director at Large
David Tapia, FACHE
Dec 31, 2018
David Tapia, FACHE
Director at Large
Angelo Armando, FACHE
Dec 31, 2018
Angelo Armando, FACHE
Coastal Bend LPC Chair
Matthew (Craig) Butters; 
Jonny Hipp, FACHE
Dec 31, 2018
VACANT
Rio Grande Valley Chair
Cristina Rivera, FACHE
Dec 31, 2018
Rashmi Chandran

Mentors Available!

Are you an early to mid-careerist looking for guidance and assistance with navigating the healthcare environment?
Sign up for the South Texas Chapter of ACHE mentorship program!
Completed applications and a copy of your resume can be sent to Lauren Travis at LMObermeier@gmail.com
For more information visit our Mentorship Page

2018 Award Nominations & Scholarship Opportunities

Award nominations are being accepted in advance of our fall education event with business meeting in October.  DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION IS SEPTEMBER 28, 2018.

Additionally, student scholarship applications are now available.  DEADLINE FOR SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS IS NOVEMBER 2, 2018.

Details for all can be found on our “AWARDS” page.  Check it out!

Thank you to our July volunteers!

Last weekend, a group of volunteers joined forces  to help the San Antonio Food Bank clean the community garden and perform landscaping. We are so grateful for our volunteers! The Army-Baylor MHA/MBA class of 2020 came out in force, helping our community despite the heat. Thanks to Brian Turner, Philanthropy Committee Member, for organizing! Check out the photos on our Facebook site!

If you’re interested in volunteering with the South Texas Chapter, check out our listings at http://stc.ache.org/events/

Are you a group or class that is interested in organizing a volunteer event with STC-ACHE? Contact the Philanthropy Director, Kimberly Tansey, at kimbot@gmail.com to set up an event!

Thank You to Our Members!

The results of our ACHE chapter membership survey are in:

We achieved a customer satisfaction rating of 4.5 / 5.0!  

Thank you to everyone who participated, those who volunteer to make our Chapter a success, and all who choose to be a part of the South Texas Chapter!