ACNM CEO Sheri Sesay-Tuffour announced August 3 that Hedy Ross, MS, MBA, begins Wed., Aug. 16 as ACNM?s new Director of Membership and Publications at our National Office in Silver Spring, MD.
Ross comes to ACNM having served with Inteleos as Member Relations Program Manager for a membership program that includes over 100,000 members worldwide, and includes a sonography certification for midwives. She previously served as Development Manager with The Wildlife Society, as Director of Publications and Communications with The Obesity Society, and in membership, communications and technical roles with other associations and nonprofits. As ACNM Director of Membership and Publications, Hedy will direct our membership program and initiatives supporting our member experience and benefits; direct the development, distribution and sales of ACNM member publications; and oversee the ACNM Store and other member benefit initiatives. Reporting to the ACNM CEO, she?ll supervise three staff team members and will work closely with key member committees such as the Membership & Marketing Committee, the Publications Committee and the Finance & Audit Committee. Hedy earned her BA and then an MS in statistics from George Washington University and an MBA from the Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland.
Hedy emerged from a nationwide search conducted by a search committee made up of Membership & Marketing Committee Chair Carrie Neerland, Publications Committee Chair Robyn Schafer, Treasurer and Finance & Audit Committee Chair Joani Slager, and Amy Kohl, Sheri Sesay-Tuffour and Anisa Yusuf from the ACNM staff team. She succeeds Salvador Chairez in the role. Upon her start date, Hedy can be reached at [email protected], (240) 485-1820. Please join in extending Hedy a warm ACNM welcome!