James Madison University

Alumni Committee

The HSA Alumni Committee serves at the request of the Program faculty, and provides leadership to the Program on the identification and implementation of strategies to communicate and link more closely with HSA graduates. In addition, the Alumni Committee serves as a source of valuable input to the Program on curriculum and other Program issues. The committee is currently identifying ways for the Program to achieve greater engagement with alumni. Contact any of the members of the Alumni Committee or Program faculty if you have ideas to share on engagement and communication.

Brittany Banton, Chair
Graduate Student
MHA Program 
Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, VA

Ryan Brooks, MBA
Project Manager
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Baltimore, MD

Matthew D. Cubbage, MHA, FACMPE
Regional Director of Operations
Loudoun Medical Group, P.C.
Leesburg, VA 

Ashley B. Jackson, LNHA
Assistant Administrator
Heritage Hall- Virginia Beach
Virginia Beach, VA

Carrie Owen Plietz, MHA, FACHE
Sutter Medical Center Sacramento
Sacramento, CA

Kelly Salire
Executive Assistant to the Chief,
Department of Gastroenterology
Georgetown University Hospital
Washington, D.C.


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    Friday 8:00 – Noon
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    First Day of Classes
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