NEPA-AHEC Board of Directors


Christina M. Whitney, MS, NCC, JCTC
Director, School of Management Career Services
University of Scranton

Jennifer Throop, MS, CVRT
Blind Rehab Specialist
VA Medical Center


Kathleen Finsterbusch
District Nurse Administrator
Pennsylvania Department of Health, Northeast District


Michael Ferguson


Steven J. Szydlowski, MBA, MHA, DHA
MHA Program Director
University of Scranton

Amy Schoonover, CRNP
Nurse Practitioner/Adjunct faculty
Scranton Primary Health Care Center

Michele Schmude, Ed.D

Associate Dean of Admissions, Enrollment Management and financial Aid Assistant Professor, Dept. of Clinical Services
Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine

Michael B.Tukeva, M.Ed
Executive Director
Pocono Alliance

Janet M. Townsend, MD
Founding Chair, Department of Family, Community and Rural Health, Professor of Family Medicine
Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine

Jennifer Joyce, MD

Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine

Eastcentral and Northeast Pennsylvania Area Health Education Center
5662 Interchange Road Lehighton, PA 18235 | Phone: 610.379.2001 | Fax: 610.379.2005 |