ARC/STSA Board of Directors

Robin Keith
Robin KeithPresident
BSN, RN, CNOR, CST, FAST
Chairperson Surgical Technology Department
Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College Asheville, NC
Janice Grewatz
Janice GrewatzVice President
BS, CSFA, CST, CSPDT, FAST
Surgical Technology Program Director
Parkland College
Champaign, IL
Karyn Songer
Karyn SongerSecretary/Treasurer
AS, CST, FAST
Retired Program Director
Centennial, CO
Ellen Colbeck
Ellen ColbeckDirector
EdM, RT(R)(ARRT)
Dean of Health Professions
Richland Community College
Decatur, IL
Ron Ehlers
Ron EhlersDirector
BSCS
Principal/CEO
Specialty Tech Solutions
Mission Viejo, CA

Scott Geist
Scott GeistDirector
MBA, CST
Director of Surgical Technology
School of Health Sciences
Williamsport, PA
Kellie McFarlin
Kellie McFarlinDirector
MD, FACS
Henry Ford Hopital
Department of Surgery
Detroit, MI
Brenda Poynter
Brenda PoynterDirector
MHA, BSW, CSFA, CST, FAST
Program Director
University of Cincinnati, Clermont College
Batavia, OH

Richard Royal
Richard RoyalDirector
MD, FACS
Maine Medical Partners Surgical Care
Portland, ME

Erin White-Mincarelli
Erin White-MincarelliDirector
PhD, CST, FAST
Surgical Technology Program Coordinator
Montgomery County Community College
Blue Bell, PA

SASA Members

Helga Olson
Helga OlsonSASA Chair
MA, MSc, CSA, CSFA
Instructor of Nursing
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Rochester, MN

Ellen Colbeck
Ellen ColbeckMember
EdM, RT(R)(ARRT)
Dean of Health Professions
Richland Community College
Decatur, IL

Douglas Hughes
Douglas HughesMember
MAE-CI, CSFA, CST, CRCST
Program Director, Surgical Technology
Columbia Basin College
Pasco, WA