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Directors and Staff

ABCP Directors

Edward R. Delaney
Edward R.DeLaney, CCP
President

Ed DeLaney, MS, MBA, CCP, LP,currently serves as the ABCP President. DeLaney earned a B.S. from Kean University, an M.S. from the University of Nebraska and an M.B.A. from Hofstra University. He attended perfusion school at Cooper Hospital and has been a CCP since 2002. DeLaney resides in New York and is employed by Lenox Hill Hospital.

Kyle Spear
Kyle Spear, CCP
Vice President

Kyle Spear, MS, CCP, LP, currently serves as the ABCP Vice President. Spear earned a B.A. from the University of Massachusetts, a B.S. from Northeastern University and an M.S. from Northeastern University. He attended perfusion school at Northeastern University and has been a CCP since 2003. Spear resides in Massachusetts and is employed by Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.


Ann C. Guercio
Ann C. Guercio, CCP
Treasurer

Ann Guercio, MBA, CCP, LP,currently serves as the ABCP Treasurer. Guercio earned a B.S. from the University of Texas Health Science Center Houston, a B.S. in Perfusion Technology and an M.B.A. from University of Phoenix. She attended perfusion school at Texas Heart Institute and has been a CCP since 1986. Guercio resides in Texas and is employed by Memorial Hermann Greater Heights Hospital.


Bradley T. Kulat
Bradley T. Kulat, CCP
Secretary

Bradley Kulat, BA, CCP, LP, currently serves as the ABCP Secretary. Kulat earned a B.A. from University of Illinois and a Certificate of Perfusion from Loyola University. He attended perfusion school at Loyola University Medical Center and has been a CCP since 1990. Kulat resides in Illinois and is employed by Ann and Robert Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago.


David R. Boyne
David R. Boyne, CCP
 

David Boyne, CCP, LP, FPP, earned a B.S. in Perfusion Technology from St. Louis University and a B.S. from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. He has been a CCP since 1994. Boyne resides in Texas and is employed by Medical City Children's Hospital in Dallas, Texas.


Charles E. Johnson
Charles E. Johnson, CCP
 

Charles Johnson, BSN, FPP, CNOR, CCP, earned a B.S. in Perfusion Technology from Arkansas State University, a B.S. from St. Louis University and a B.S. from University of Arkansas-Little Rock. He has been a CCP since 1994. Johnson resides in Arkansas and is employed by Arkansas Children's Hospital.


David A. Palmer
David A. Palmer, CCP
 

David Palmer, EdD, CCP, LP, earned a B.S. from Carlow College, an M.S. from Carlow College, an Ed.D. from Duquesne University and a Certificate of Perfusion from Shadyside Hospital. He attended perfusion school at Shadyside Hospital School of Cardiovascular Perfusion and has been a CCP since 1987. Palmer resides in Pennsylvania and is employed by Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.


William D. Riley
William D. Riley, CCP
 

William Riley, MS, CCP, LP, earned a B.A. from Assumption College and an M.S. from Northeastern University. He attended perfusion school at Northeastern University and has been a CCP since 2000. Riley resides in Massachusetts and is employed by Tufts Medical Center.


Carol Ann Rosenberg
Carol Ann Rosenberg, CCP
 

Carol Ann Rosenberg, MBA, CCP, LP, earned a B.A. from Temple University, an M.B.A. from Ashworth University and a Certificate of Perfusion from Cooper Hospital. She has been a CCP since 1997. Rosenberg resides in Virginia and is employed by the University of Virginia Health System.

ABCP National Office

Beth A. Richmond
Beth A. Richmond, PhD
Executive Co-Director

Beth Richmond, PhD, has served as Executive Co-Director of the ABCP since 1980. Richmond earned B.A., M.Ed. and Advanced M.Ed. degrees from the University of Mississippi and a Ph.D. from the University of Southern Mississippi. She has served on the faculty at Northwestern Louisiana University, William Carey University and the University of Southern Mississippi, specializing in curriculum development, assessment and program accreditation. She resides in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.

Stephen E. Oshrin
Stephen E. Oshrin, PhD
Executive Co-Director

Stephen Oshrin, PhD, CCC-A, has served as the Executive Co-Director of the ABCP since 2009. He has expertise in test development, professional ethics, accreditation standards and statistics. Steve has a B.A. degree from the State University of New York and M.A. and Ph.D. degrees from Ohio University. He also serves as a Professor of Audiology at the University of Southern Mississippi.

Casey Turnage
Casey C. Turnage, PhD
Associate Executive Director

Casey Turnage, PhD, has served as the Associate Executive Director of the ABCP since 2009. She earned B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Southern Mississippi. Turnage has served as the Associate Registrar and Director for Teacher Education Accreditation, specializing in student records, program implementations, assessment and accreditation at the University of Southern Mississippi. She serves as the Director of Policy and Strategic Initiatives at the Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning. Turnage resides in Brandon, Mississippi.

National Office Staff

Pat Kirkland
Pat Kirkland

Pat Kirkland has worked for the National Office since 1994. She is the Office Manager and Administrative Assistant to Drs. Richmond and Oshrin. Pat attended Pacific Business College in Portland, Oregon, majoring in Secretarial Science and Accounting. Pat resides in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.

Kathy McNair
Kathy McNair

Kathy McNair has worked for the National Office since April 2016. As Receptionist/Secretary, she is a recertification specialist. Kathy graduated from Hattiesburg's Antonelli College in 2002 with an associate degree in Office Technology. Kathy resides in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.

Sarah Shannon
Sarah Shannon

Sarah Shannon has worked for the National Office since January 2016. Sarah has been a Filing Clerk several summers and is now working as an Office Assistant processing examination applications and verification data. Her specialty is in computer technology. Sarah resides in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.