Back row left to right: Tammy Whitely, Kate Fry, Brandi Norman, Kelly High, Theresa Pina, Jennifer Charbonneaux, Amanda Farrell, Pat Michaels. Front row left to right: Claude LeBoeuf, Shelly Muckerheide, Marie Forrestal, Lisa Entrikin, Elizabeth Waltman, Stephanie Nunez-Leos. Not pictured: Asuka Burge, Patti Nagle, Hunter Shaffer and Evangelina Zavala.
President Lisa Entrikin
Director of Operations
Past President Marie Forrestal
Director Donor Recruitment
Secretary Kelly High
Business Integration Executive
Treasurer AMANda Farrell
Director of Blood Donor Recruitment
Vice president Jennifer Charbonneaux
Senior Director of Donor Care North Division, Fargo, North Dakota
Vice President Theresa Pina
Vice President of Operations
Advisory Board Members
National Manager of Marketing and Communications,
Chief executive officer
Donor and Volunteer Recruitment Manager
Claude began his journey with the blood industry as a volunteer. Then, while completing his bachelor's degree in education, he joined the Red Cross donor recruitment team in 1995 and occupied various positions within the organization. Since 1998, the year Hema-Quebec was created, he worked as a call center agent, then technician and telerecruitment supervisor. Amongst his many achievements, he played a key role, along with the IT development team and marketing services, in the development and implementation of an efficient platform for donor relations. Launched in 2004, the platform has been improved a few times. Since 2012, Claude has been head of donor and volunteer recruitment services.
Manager of Media and Public Relations
Patti Beamish Nagle
Chief Recruitment Executive
Director of Mobile Operations
Senior Director of Donor Engagement
Vitalant, Scottsdale, Arizona
Stephanie Nunez-Leos is the Senior Director of Donor Engagement for the Vitalant National Office, based in Scottsdale, Arizona. Stephanie has been with Vitalant for 13 years and in blood banking for 23 years. In her current role, she oversees Vitalant's national contact center in Tempe, Arizona which is responsible for more than 180,000 whole blood and automated products annually through fixed site locations in seven states. She also works with Vitalant divisions to support local donor recruitment mobile operations with recruitment strategies, training and best practices. She has been a part of ADRP since 2003 supporting the association through conference presentations, collaboration and participation on committees.
Director of Research and Innovation
Blood Centers of America
Hunter Shaffer is currently the Director of Research and Innovation at Blood Centers of America, a member owned cooperative headquartered in Providence Rhode Island. Hunter joined the BCA team in 2015 and works within the Collections and Recruitment silo by exploring patterns and discovering new ways to connect in a changing world to enhance their life saving mission.
Hunter holds a Bachelor of Science in Aquaculture and Pathology from the University of Rhode Island. Prior to entering the world of transfusion medicine, he worked in various capacities pertaining to the cultivation and research of aquatic organisms worldwide.
Chief Operations Officer And Foundation Executive Director
Vice President of Donor Recruitment and Community Relations
Oklahoma Blood Institute
Tammy Whiteley is the Vice President of Donor Recruitment and Community Relations for Oklahoma Blood Institute, the sixth largest non-profit blood collector in the United States. Named to this position in 2014, Whiteley has 22 years of blood banking experience. She joined Oklahoma Blood Institute as a blood program consultant in 1997 before serving as Oklahoma Blood Institue's Director of Southwest Oklahoma and North Texas operations for five years. In 2005, she was named Director of Donor Recruitment.
In her current role she leads blood donor recruitment for ten mobile operations, sixteen donor centers, a contact center with 80 employees, as well as marketing and public relations for Oklahoma, Arkansas, north central Texas and Amarillo. More than a quarter-of-a-million units of blood from volunteer donors are needed annually to meet the needs of patients in these areas.
In 2011, Whiteley was named Manager of the Year by ADRP, an international honor awarded for exemplary leadership.
Director Donor Marketing
As Director of Marketing for the blood segment of Versiti, Evangelina leads all blood donor programs and initiatives that drive collections and overall donor engagement across the Versiti footprint. Evangelina is based out of the headquarter office in Milwaukee, WI. She has held a number of leadership roles in both Sales and Marketing globally for the biotech industry with a focus on surgical hemostatic sealants and bleeding disorder factor replacements. She also managed the brand for BioLife Plasma Services nationally where she was responsible for the recruitment and retention of plasma donors. Evangelina holds a BA of Marketing from DePaul University and an MBA from Lake Forest Graduate School of Business.
ADRP, an International Division of America's Blood Centers, is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization.
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