Leadership

ADMINISTRATION

Christopher D. Hillyer, MD
President and Chief Executive Officer

Elizabeth J. McQuail
Executive Vice President - Ops & Manufacturing and Chief Operating Officer

David Graham
Senior Vice President, Regional Blood Operations

Patsy Shipley, RN BSN
Vice President, Community Blood Center

Jonathan Barba,
Vice President, Information Technology

Jared Banks,
Regional Director, Information Technology

Jovona Powelson
Senior Director, Technical Services

Kim Mielenz
Director, Quality Systems

Erin Stillion
Divisional Finance Manager

Cherie Erickson
Executive Assistant

COLLECTIONS - MOBILE BLOOD DRIVES

Shelly Muckerheide
Director, Donor Services - Mobile

DISTRIBUTION

David Harsh
Manager

DONOR RECRUITMENT

Andrea Boepple
Director

HOSPITAL RELATIONS

Laura Horton
Manager

HUMAN RESOURCES

Michelle Kelly
Director

Jessica Lackey
Manager

IMMUNOHEMATOLOGY/PLATELET ANTIBODY/GENOMICS

Jack Wilson, MLS, ASCP(CM)
Manager, IRL & Genomics

Aaron Gottschalk, Ph.D.
Technical Manager, Genomics

Julie Kirkegaard, MT(ASCP)SBB
Technical Manager, IRL

MEDICAL DIRECTOR

Jed Gorlin, MD

PRODUCT TESTING LAB AND BIOMEDICAL

Ben Anthis
Manager

PURCHASING

Stuart George
Manager

CLINICAL APHERESIS SERVICES

Tiffany Steele
Manager

VOLUNTEER SERVICES

Jane Bardwell
Manager

NEIGHBORHOOD DONATION CENTERS

Kathy Boldt
Director, Donor Services

Bobbie Taylor
Director, Donor Services - Technical

MISSOURI DONATION CENTER MANAGERS

Blue Springs
Ben McFerron

Gladstone
Alicia Bates

Kansas City
Sarah Reed

St. Joseph
Christa Leyland

KANSAS DONATION CENTER MANAGERS

Overland Park
Teri Cooper

Olathe
TyiLynn White

Topeka
Cindy Kerns