Staff

STS Management Team


Robert A. Wynbrandt
Executive Director & General Counsel
312-202-5810 | Contact

William F. Seward
Associate Executive Director
312-202-5891 | Contact

Natalie Boden
Director of Marketing & Communications
312-202-5819 | Contact

Keith Bura
Director of Finance & Administration
312-202-5815 | Contact

Colleen Donohoe
Director of Meetings & Conventions
312-202-5814 | Contact

Robert Habib
Director, STS Research Center
312-202-5882 | Contact

Damon Marquis
Director of Education & Member Services
312-202-5813 | Contact

Donna McDonald
Director of Quality
312-202-5842 | Contact

Grahame Rush
Director of Information Services
312-202-5848 | Contact

Avidan Stern
Associate General Counsel
312-202-5852 | Contact

Courtney Yohe
Director of Government Relations
202-787-1222 | Contact

Administration

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Cheryl D. Wilson
Administrative Manager & Executive Assistant
312-202-5811 | Contact

Rachel Black
Receptionist
312-202-5841 | Contact

Education

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Damon Marquis
Director of Education & Member Services
312-202-5813 | Contact

Lauren Aloia
Senior Coordinator, E-Learning
312-202-5849 | Contact

Bridget Carney
E-Learning Coordinator
312-202-5893 || Contact

Wesley Peart
CME Compliance and Program Coordinator
312-202-5834 | Contact

Michele Rush
Senior Education Manager
312-202-5846 | Contact

Darcy Sengewald
Senior Manager, E-Learning
312-202-5894 | Contact

Michelle Taylor
Education Manager
312-202-5864 | Contact

Finance

Keith Bura
Director of Finance & Administration
312-202-5815 | Contact

Ming Chan
Accounting Assistant
312-202-5913 | Contact

Arelia Garcia
Staff Accountant
312-202-5817 | Contact

Lisa Quintana
Senior Accountant
312-202-5830 | Contact

Sharon Zmucki 
Staff Accountant
312-202-5831 | Contact

Human Resources

Contact HR

Keith Bura
Director of Finance & Administration
312-202-5815 | Contact

Theresa Lopez
Senior Manager, Human Resources
312-202-5826 | Contact

Governance

Grahame Rush
Director of Information Services
312-202-5848 | Contact

Elisa Robles
Governance Coordinator
312-202-5859 | Contact

Government Relations

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Courtney Yohe
Director of Government Relations
312-787-1222 | Contact

Nick Beek
Political Affairs and Advocacy Manager
312-787-1223 | Contact

Madeleine Stirling
Government Relations Assistant
312-787-1224 | Contact

Amanda Wiegrefe
Assistant Director of Government Relations
312-787-1221 | Contact

Information Services

Grahame Rush
Director of Information Services
312-202-5848 | Contact

Sonny Hidic
IT Coordinator
312-202-5883 | Contact

Michael Skallas
IT Manager
312-202-5840 | Contact

Managed Organizations

Grahame Rush
Director of Information Services
312-202-5848 | Contact

Jazmine Blanch
CTSNet Sponsorship & Customer Relations Manager
312-202-5850 | Contact

Maricruz Carreno
Affiliate Organizations Coordinator
312-202-5898 | Contact

Priscilla Kennedy
Affiliate Manager
312-202-5868 | Contact

Laura Medek
Affiliate Manager
312-202-5825 | Contact

Rachel Pebworth
Affiliate Manager, Awards & Operations
312-202-5835 | Contact

Emily Robinson
CTSNet Web Coordinator
312-202-5851 | Contact

Beth Winer
Senior Manager, Affiliate Organizations
312-202-5855 | Contact

Claire Vernon
CTSNet Medical Writer
312-202-5897 | Contact

Marketing & Communications

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Natalie Boden
Director of Marketing & Communications
312-202-5819 | Contact

Jennifer Bagley
Media Relations Manager
312-202-5865 | Contact

Armando Juarez
Senior Coordinator, Digital Marketing & Communications
312-202-5807 | Contact

Samantha McCarthy
Industry Relations Manager
312-202-5869 | Contact

Kristin Schukar
Senior Marketing Manager
312-202-5896 | Contact

Heather Watkins
Communications Manager
312-202-5844 | Contact

Meetings & Conventions

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Colleen Donohoe
Director of Meetings & Conventions
312-202-5814 | Contact

Amy Cacich
Meetings & Conventions Coordinator
312-202-5836 | Contact

Sarah King
Meetings & Conventions Manager
312-202-5816 | Contact

Angel Law
Exhibit Manager
312-202-5838 | Contact

Membership

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Damon Marquis
Director of Education & Member Services
312-202-5813 | Contact

Willamena Crowley
Membership Assistant
312-202-5843 | Contact

Sarah Foreman
Senior Coordinator, Membership Services
312-202-5895 | Contact

Quality, Research & Patient Safety

Donna McDonald
Director of Quality
312-202-5842 | Contact

Mark Antman
Senior Manager, Quality Metrics & Initiatives
312-202-5856 | Contact

Susan Becker
National Database Manager
312-202-5828 | Contact

Sydney Clinton
Quality Metrics and Initiatives Coordinator
312-202-6120 | Contact

Emily Conrad
Senior Coordinator, STS National Database
312-202-5839 | Contact

Scott Firestone
Senior Manager, Evidence Based Surgery
312-202-5866 | Contact

Kalie Kissoon
Evidence Based Surgery Coordinator
312-202-5876 | Contact

Carole Krohn
National Database Manager - Adult Cardiac Surgery
312-202-5847 | Contact

Derek Steck
STS National Database Coordinator
312-202-5818 | Contact

Elizabeth Watkins
STS National Database Contracts Manager
312-202-5858 | Contact

Research Center

Robert Habib
Director, STS Research Center
312-202-5882 | Contact

Kristin Mathis
STS Research Center Coordinator
312-202-5926 | Contact

Luis Vargas
Senior Research Manager
312-202-5832 | Contact

 

The Annals of Thoracic Surgery

Kavitha Reinhold
Managing Editor, The Annals of Thoracic Surgery
312-202-5808 | Contact

Lily Aduana
Editorial Assistant, The Annals of Thoracic Surgery
312-202-5720 | Contact

Mary Jedlicka
Editorial Coordinator, The Annals of Thoracic Surgery
312-202-5722 | Contact

John Kerpan
Editorial Manager, The Annals of Thoracic Surgery
312-202-5853 | Contact