Executive Committee


Robert J. Henkel, FACHE
President and Chief Executive Officer
Ascension Healthcare
Saint Louis, MO

Speaker of Membership Assembly

Sr. Judith Ann Karam, CSA, FACHE
Congregational Leader
Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine
Richfield, OH

Vice Chairperson

Rodney F. Hochman, MD
Chief Executive Officer
Providence St. Joseph Health
Renton, WA


Sr. Carol Keehan, DC
President & Chief Executive Officer
Catholic Health Association
Washington, D.C.


Michael A. Slubowski, FACHE, FACMPE
President/Chief Executive Officer
SCL Health
Broomfield, CO

Members At Large

Julie S. Manas, MHA
President and CEO
Hospital Sisters Health System, Western WI Div.
Eau Claire, WI

Most Rev. George L. Thomas, Ph.D.
Bishop of Helena
Diocese of Helena
Helena, MT

Staff Coordinator

Lisa J. Gilden, J.D.
Vice President, General Counsel/Compliance Officer
Catholic Health Association
Washington, D.C.