Chair, Edward (Ted) Carter, MD - Chief, Division of Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine, Banner Children's Specialists, Phoenix, AZ; Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, Department of Child Health, University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix
Vice Chair, Hanna Phan PharmD - Associate Professor of Pharmacy and Pediatrics, The University of Arizona
Secretary/Treasurer, Barbara Burkhkolder, MA - Public Health Consultant
Past Chair, Kimberly Byrne, RN, BSN, PNP, CPN, AE-C - Pediatric Asthma Program Manager, Banner Children's at Cardon Children's Medical Center
Lilia Parra-Roide, MD, FAAP - Academic Chair, Pediatrics at Dignity Health Medical Group, Phoenix, AZ; Associate Professor of Pediatrics Creighton University School of Medicine, Phoenix, AZ; Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Department of Child Health, University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix; Adjunct Faculty, Arizona State University College of Health Solutions
Jean A. Nelson, MS, FNP-C - Private Practice, Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Associates Ltd.
Karen M. Kiburz, RRT, BSe, AE-C, CPFT - Director of Clinical Applications, Thayer Medical Corporation
Lisa Rascon, MEd - Associate Director, Pediatric Pulmonary Center, The University of Arizona
Audrey Schoonmaker, RN, BSN - School Nurse, Dunbar Elementary School, Phoenix
Ryan Sidebottom - Breathmobile Coordinator, Phoenix Children’s Hospital
About the coalition
As a nonprofit partnership since 1996, AAC has worked together with concerned stakeholders including public health, environmental quality, managed care, education, individual physicians and nurses, hospitals, foundations, families and other colleagues.