Leadership Institute Committee

If you would like to learn more about this group or have a question related to this topic, contact the chairperson listed below. Please search by last name in the Membership Directory to locate an email address or contact them through the online member forum ACHA Connect [login required].

Please note: ACHA Regular Individual and Student members may be appointed by the ACHA President to Board Advisory Committees and Ad Hoc Committees (usually Task Forces) unless otherwise specified in the ACHA Bylaws.


  • Evaluate the CHWP exam and other factors that may be affecting the graduation rate of CHWP enrollees. Expand the graduation rate of CHWP enrollees
  • Explore ways to increase the number of enrollees in the CHWP program
  • At the end of each year, evaluate the number of applications received, enrollees, people who dropped out, and people who completed. Conduct an evaluation of each participant to see if there are any changes to be made. Share this information with the Staff Liaison before the May Board Meeting.
  • Develop an effective timeline and plan for CHWE program design and roll-out
  • Develop a leadership succession plan that is inclusive of length of terms for each position and an action plan to ensure leadership continuity in the event of mid-term turnover. This plan will be presented to the ACHA board of directors by spring 2020.

Alan Glass, MD
Washington University in St. Louis

Jenny Haubenreiser, MA
Oregon State University

Board Liaison
Stephanie Hanenberg, MSN, FNP-C, FACHA
University of Colorado Colorado Springs 

Staff Liaison
Lisa Pitrone