Board of Directors

The Board has the responsibilities for managing the affairs of the Chapter, its direction, program priorities, resource allocations and both financial performance and planning. The ultimate responsibility for the Chapter’s programs, activities, and fiscal integrity rests with the Board of Directors. The Board sets the leadership tone for the industry/profession by:

  • Planning the future of direction of the Chapter;

  • Ensuring that the needs of the membership are met;

  • Evaluating and approving the programs, priorities and activities of the Chapter; Establishing the policies to guide the conduct of the Chapter;

  • Setting financial benchmarks and monitoring for achievement;

  • Upholding the Bylaws of the Chapter.

The Board of Directors is the visionary body for the Chapter. It is their responsibility to understand the practice of case management, evaluate the needs of the membership, consider the resources of the Chapter and develop the Long Range Plan and the strategy to implement the plan.

President 

Eric Bergman, RN, CCM, RN

President Elect 

Colleen M. Morley, RN, MSN, CMCN, ACM
Altra Healthcare Consulting
e-mail: colleen.morley@cmsa-chicago.org

Treasurer 

Joyce Jones, LSW, CCM

Secretary 

Jeffrey Crofoot, RN, MSN
e-mail: jeffrey.crofoot@cmsa-chicago.org

Past President 

Mary Jo Cronin, MSN, RN-BC, OCN
e-mail: mjcronin@cmsa-chicago.org

Director 

Arlene R. Gustafson, RN, CCM
e-mail: gustafson.p@comcast.net

Director 

John Thomas Heraty, LCSW, lcsw, ccm, cpa
e-mail: jthlegion@yahoo.com

Director 

Aishling Dalton Kelly
e-mail: information@aishlingcare.com

Director 

Linda S. Kunicki
e-mail: linda.kunicki@brightstarcare.com

Director 

Carol A. Santee, RN, COHN-S, CCM