Our People

RHA’s staff is an invested group of individuals who strive every day to advance our vision of healthy lungs and clear air for all. Below you’ll find a complete listing of RHA’s employees.

Their efforts are augmented by the service and dedication of our Board of Directors and Associates Board. RHA also has fantastic advocates, event participants and volunteers.

Administration

 

Joel J. Africk

President & CEO

Email:  [email protected]
Phone:  (312) 628-0220

Pamela D. Perkins

Senior Director of Operations & Talent

Email: [email protected]
Phone:  (312) 628-0239

Bob Killelea

Finance Director

Email: [email protected]
Phone:  (312) 628-0237

Florida Orange

Senior Coordinator, Finance & Administration

Email: [email protected]
Phone:  (312) 628-0236

Jason Shivers

Facilities and Technology Coordinator
Phone:  (312) 628-0249

Programs & Policy

Erica Salem

Senior Director, Strategy, Programs & Policy

Email:  [email protected]
Phone:  (312) 628-0235

Rachael Morkunas

Program Manager

Email: [email protected] 
Phone:  (312) 628-0233

Brian Urbaszewski

Director, Environmental Health Programs

Email:  [email protected]
Phone:  (312) 628-0245

Kelly Nichols

Manager, Advocacy & Engagement

Email: [email protected]
Phone:  (312) 628-0226

Hannah Mestyanek

Consultant

Email: [email protected]

Tcherna Halpern

Program Coordinator
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (312) 628-0232

Syntyche Kanku

Program Coordinator

Email: [email protected] 
Phone:  (312) 628-0227

Erin Virgo

Program Director

Email: [email protected]
Phone:  (312) 628-0234

Jalia Wilkins

Health Educator

Email: [email protected]
Phone: (312) 628-0242

Devin Cooley

ACT Rule Campaign Manager

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 312-835-0037.

Argelia Morales Diaz

Health Educator

Email: [email protected]
Phone: (312) 628-0241

Development

Laura Woods

Development Director

Email: [email protected]
Phone:  (312) 628-0251

Jean McCullough

Development Coordinator

Email: [email protected]
Phone:  (312) 628-0213

Special Events

Jamie Blair

Senior Manager, Special Events

Email:  [email protected]
Phone:  (312) 628-0223

Monica Rauch

Manager, Special Events

Email: [email protected]
Phone: (312) 628-0209

Alyssa Trybus

Manager, Special Events

Email: [email protected]
Phone: (312) 628-0211

Jenny Diaz

Coordinator, Special Events

Email: [email protected]
Phone: (312) 628-0217

Angela Trajkovski

Coordinator, Special Events

Email: [email protected]
Phone:  (312) 628-0212

Marketing & Communications

Sarah Meyer Hughes

Director, Marketing and Communications

Email:[email protected]
Phone: (312) 628-0204

Cal Bates

Digital Communications Coordinator

Email: [email protected]
Phone: (312) 628-0205

Kaitlyn Igoe

Graphic Designer

Email: [email protected]
Phone: (312) 628-0219