NEHA Regional Vice Presidents

Welcome to your NEHA Leadership page! Search for your Regional Vice President by typing in the name of the state in which you live. If you live outside the 50 United States, please type "outside" in the search box. Serving outside the United States in the Armed Forces? Please type "armed forces" in the search box.

Region 1:

Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington


William B Emminger, Jr., REHS, CPM
Phone: (541) 766-6842
Email: Region1RVP@neha.org
Term Dates: 2020 to 2023


Region 2:

Arizona, California, Hawaii, and Nevada

Michele DiMaggio
Michele DiMaggio, REHS
Phone: (925) 608-5534
Email: Region2RVP@neha.org
Term Dates: 2021 to 2024


Region 3:

Colorado, Montana, Utah, Wyoming, and all NEHA members residing outside of the U.S. (except members of the U.S. armed forces)

NEHA Region 3 Vice-President Rachelle Blackham
Rachelle Blackham, MPH, REHS
Phone: (801) 525-5128
Email: Region3RVP@neha.org
Term Dates: 2021 to 2024


Region 4:

Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin

NEHA Region 4 Vice-President Kim Carlton
Kim Carlton, MPH, REHS/RS
Phone: (651) 201-4511
Email: Region4RVP@neha.org
Term Dates: 2022 to 2025


Region 5:

Arkansas, Kansas, Louisiana, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas

Regional Vice President Traci Michelson
Traci (Slowinski) Michelson, MS, REHS, CP-FS
Phone: (972) 770-8856
Email: Region5RVP@neha.org
Term Dates: 2020 to 2023


Region 6:

Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, and Ohio

NEHA Regional Vice President Niki Lemin
Niki Lemin, MEP, RS/REHS
Phone: (614) 525-3852
Email: Region6RVP@neha.org
Term Dates: 2022 to 2025


Region 7:

Alabama, Florida, Georgia , Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee 

NEHA Region 7 Vice-President Tim Hatch
Tim Hatch, MPA, REHS
Phone: (334) 206-7935
Email: Region7RVP@neha.org
Term Dates: 2020 to 2023


Region 8:

Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Washington, DC, West Virginia, and all NEHA members of the U.S. armed forces residing outside of the U.S.

NEHA Region 8 Vice-President James Speckhart
CDR James Speckhart, MS, REHS, USPHS
Phone: (301) 796-3366
Email: Region8RVP@neha.org
Term Dates: 2021 to 2024


Region 9:

Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont


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Phone:
Email: Region9RVP@neha.org
Term Dates: 2022 to 2025