2020 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The NIHD Board of Directors is comprised of elected volunteers who serve three-year terms with the responsibility of governing and developing NIHD to ensure growth and success for its members and the organization. 


PRESIDENT 

Cathy Massey, BScN RN, MSN, EDAC
Director - Health Facilities Space and Equipment Planning, Fraser Health Facilities Management
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Cathy is an experienced nurse with over 30 years acute and community operations and administrative experience working in Healthcare, primarily pediatrics.  In her current position with Lower Mainland Facilities Management as Director of Health Facilities Space and Equipment Planning, she oversees the work of the Clinical Facilities and Equipment Planners. This includes clinical service planning, functional assessments, functional programming, and business cases for redevelopment or renovation of healthcare sites/services as well as the full range of equipment planning from the initial lists and budgets to procurement and commissioning.  Cathy is passionate about ensuring that the built environment supports high quality patient care and safety. She is EDAC certified and has been a member of NIHD since 2015.


PRESIDENT ELECT

Erin Clark, RN MS EDAC
Clinical Operations Specialist, ClarkRN Consulting
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Erin is a Clinical Operations Consultant and owner of ClarkRN, Inc. Erin’s passion lies at the intersection of process design and facility design and works with healthcare organizations as they design and transition into new healthcare facilities. Erin has a wide range of clinical experience and over 14 years in the healthcare setting. She is passionate about improving the lives of patients and staff through the healthcare environment. Her expertise is in Operations Planning, Design, Technology Planning, Research Analysis, and Simulation. Erin will return to the NIHD board in 2020 as the President-Elect and continues to be an advocate for nursing in healthcare design and operations through her publications, webinars education and public speaking events.

PAST PRESIDENT

Kay Rademacher, RN, MSA, NEA-BC, EDAC
Clinical Consultant
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Kay has more than a decade of experience in health facility activation and transition planning. She has overseen new hospital transitions, been the project manager for two major health facility construction projects and has played a major role in the operational and activation planning for two separate hospitals. Kay focuses on project activation, transition planning, and workflow improvement. Her attention to detail, structure and project management skills provide guidance and leadership for a successful project.


SECRETARY

Kristina Krail, RN, FACHE, PMP, EDAC
Independent Healthcare Consultant

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Kristina is an accomplished healthcare leader who has served the industry through a variety of high-level administrative positions including as a CNO, consultant and hospital association executive. She has proven problem solving skills, a deep understanding of the hospital/healthcare industry, and project management capabilities to assist healthcare clients operationally and physically transition safely and successfully to a newly built environment. Kristina understands first-hand the challenges healthcare leadership faces and has demonstrated the ability to inspire and help them create plans and take action – always with the goal to improve patient care through innovative environmental and system solutions.


TREASURER                                                                                                                 

Joshua Halon, RN, MSN, EDAC
Chief Nursing and Patient Experience Officer, Rehabilitation Hospital of Indiana

Josh is the Chief Nursing and Patient Experience Hospital for the Rehabilitation Hospital of Indiana (RHI) where he oversees a comprehensive approach to rehabilitation care through leadership and planning for the nursing, quality and experience programs. He is passionate about the impact the patient and family experience has on healing and strives to find innovative solutions to ensure excellent care. Prior to joining RHI, Josh was a Healthcare Planner for BSA Lifestructures where he worked with organizations across the country to help streamline operations and design efficient, healing environments. He is an advocate for research and pushes for innovative approaches to support care across the continuum. Joshua is a husband and father of three who is actively involved in the community where he lives.


BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

Kevin Meek, RN-BSN, BA, MHI
Executive Vice President, SitePoint Partners
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Kevin is a successful C-Suite Healthcare Executive who works collaboratively with chief executive leadership teams from hospitals across the country to formulate and implement successful hospital and ambulatory care models. He earned his Master’s in Healthcare Innovation (MHI) from Arizona State University and is one of a small few in the nation to hold this degree.  Combined with a nursing degree, public speaking degree, and organizational leadership degree, Kevin brings a unique perspective and approach to clinical integration, innovation and design.  He works with architectural and engineering firms to bring a clinical perspective to the design process.  Kevin has served as a clinical and professional advisor on several healthcare boards, been published in various journals, and speaks nationally at conferences on patient engagement, operational modeling, and healthcare design and delivery.


EDUCATION

Teri Joy, RN, BSN, CEN, TCRN
Senior Healthcare Operations Planner, BSA Lifestructures
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Teri Joy is a registered nurse, with over 26 years of clinical service. She holds specialty certifications in Emergency Nursing and Trauma Nursing. Previously the Trauma Program Director and Director of Perioperative Services at Eskenazi Health , in Indianapolis, IN, Teri was accountable for managing the Level I Trauma Center, Operating Rooms, Sterile Processing Department, Perianesthesia Services, Orthopedic Services and Clinical Education for Nursing . She has had the opportunity to work with BSA while in her role with Eskenazi Health as a clinical leader in a replacement hospital build and move in 2013. In that role she was a member of the Transition and Occupancy Steering Committee and also the Lead Director for Surgical Services move planning. She developed the Education Plan for Nursing for move services, and directly participated in education and preparation of frontline staff for the hospital move.

MARKETING AND COMMUNICATION

Anthony Mistretta, RN, MS, Lean Black Belt

Healthcare Operations + Strategic Planning Executive, Perkins + Will
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A seasoned and knowledgeable registered nurse and healthcare executive, Anthony brings more than seventeen years of experience in healthcare systems leading teams and running operations, most recently as Vice President, Chief Nursing & Operating Officer with Dignity Health. Anthony understands and has hands-on experience managing the competing priorities in healthcare related to patient experience, quality outcomes, staff and physicians satisfaction, efficiency, profitability and the impacts of the built environment. He has covered all clinical areas related to hospital-based patient care including surgical, cardiovascular, emergency, critical care and medical-surgical services as well as outpatient clinics. 

Now as a Healthcare Operations and Strategic Planning Executive with Perkins+Will, Anthony partners with our clients to develop forward-thinking strategies that support enhanced patient care, operational efficiencies, and care model innovation to advance quality health care in the built environment and beyond. 


EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Angela Boyle, Associate IIDA, EDAC
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Angela holds a BA degree in Interior Architecture from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (CIDA Accredited), and a MSc degree in Design from the University of Minnesota. Alongside her master's degree curriculum, she completed the Health Care Design and Innovation Post-Baccalaureate Certificate. This certificate program, along with elective graduate courses in nursing and evidence-based design, have allowed her to carve out a unique place in a small but growing subset of design.