Associates Board

Respiratory Health Associationʼs Associates Board is a dynamic group of young professionals dedicated to volunteering their time, talents and energy to support Respiratory Health Association. Members have the unique opportunity to serve as advocates for Respiratory Health Associationʼs work to address asthma, COPD, lung cancer, tobacco control and air quality with a comprehensive approach involving research, education and advocacy activities, while advancing their personal, professional and leadership goals.


Chair: Rachel Nemerovski
Vice Chair: Brandon Ham
Membership & Recruitment Chairs: Caitie Galley & Christopher Nolan
Social Media & Marketing Chair: Nolan Libunao
Development Chair: Katie Fromm
Secretary: Jeremiah Sinclair
RHA Liaison, Board at Large: Alex Alimi
Advocacy Chair: Michelle Newman


Tamara Al-Hakim
Sheela Cardeno
Brian Carlson
Mark DeBlock
Frank Lukes
Shena Patel
Nate Ross
David Saed
Diana Walsh

Why Join?

  • Opportunity to raise meaningful dollars supporting local efforts to promote lung health and prevent lung disease
  • Ability to meet, mingle and work with other like-minded peers throughout Chicago
  • Access to volunteer and fundraising events

We are actively recruiting members for the Associates Board. Click here for more information and to fill out the contact form.