Committee Leadership Details


Networking Communities Team

Committee Description
ASHA’s mission is to transform all schools into places where every student learns and thrives. To accomplish this mission, the ASHA Board of Directors has adopted strategic goals to lead, educate and activate: Goal 1: Lead efforts to prioritize school-based approaches that promote lifelong health. Goal 2: Build a community to support the whole child. Goal 3: Activate champions of school health. ASHA’s organizational committees exist to plan, implement, and coordinate programmatic activities in support of this mission and goals. The purpose of the Networking Communities Committee is to plan, implement, and evaluate virtual networking opportunities for ASHA’s members and the wider school health professional community. This committee shall also advise the ASHA staff on best practices for use of ASHA’s social media profiles, website, the school health blog, newsletters, and other communication platforms.

Committee Leadership
Mr. Ty J. Oehrtman, MS, MCHES, FASHA
(President)
Health Education Consultant
Washington State Department of Health
Tumwater, WA
United States

Sean Slade, MEd
(Chair)
Senior Director
ASCD
Alexandria, VA
United States

Ms. Sarah Blanton

ATOD Program Coordinator
Cincinnati, OH
United States

Ms. Marjorie E. Cole, RN, MSN, FASHA

State School Nurse Consultant
Missouri Department of Health and Senior Service
St. Louis, MO
United States

Kathy Finley

Bloomington, IN
United States

Ms. Brooke R Harris

Project IL AWARE LEA Manager
Decatur, IL
United States

Dr. Catherine L. Ramstetter, MS, PhD, CHES

School Health Consultant
Successful Healthy Children
Wyoming, OH
United States