Executive Board

The first Executive Board is appointed and approved May 2017 for a maximum period of 3 years until May 2020. Extended due to the pandemic to October 2021 and the next General Assembly at the Global Health Literacy Summit.

Board Members

  • President: Kristine Sørensen (Denmark)
  • Past-president: Peter Chang (Taiwan)
  • Vice-president: Orkan Okan (Germany)
  • Tresurer: Sasha Fleary (United States)
  • Secretary-General: Sabrina Kurtz-Rossi (United States)
  • Research Standards Committee, Chair: Tuyen Van Duong (Vietnam)
  • Practice Standards Committee, Chair: Bill Stone (United States)
  • Elections Committee, Chair: Robert Logan (United States)
  • Council of Affiliates, Chair: Catina O’Leary (United States)
  • Council of Divisions, Chair: Teresa Wagner (United States)
  • Appointed Committees, Chair: TBD

IHLA Secretariat

  • Sabrina Kurtz-Rossi, Secretary General
  • Aileen Kantor, Marketing
  • Tara Chan, Newsletter
  • Aracely Rosales, Mentoring Program