What is MSHPM?

  • The Michigan Society for Healthcare Planning and Marketing (MSHPM) is a membership group for professionals and students who work or are interested in healthcare planning, marketing, communications or public relations.
  • MSHPM is the local affiliate of the American Hospital Association’s (www.aha.org) Society for Healthcare Strategy and Market Development (www.shsmd.org)
  • MSHPM has existed as a member society since 1983 and was founded by 5 members working in the field.

Our Mission Statement

MSHPM’s mission is to provide high quality educational opportunities and professional development opportunities for healthcare planning and marketing professionals and serve as a resource for other healthcare professionals throughout the state of Michigan. MSHPM is committed to add value to its members by providing resources, experiences and connections to improve your professional and networking goals.

MSHPM's Current Executive Officers

President 2018 Megan Yore Chief Communications Officer & Director of Marketing for Lakeland Health
President Elect 2018 Jennifer Dale Director of Business Development, New Center Community Services
Past President 2018 Dr. John W. Fick, FACHE Professor of Healthcare Leadership, Siena Heights University
Treasurer 2018 Jeff Schilling President, Schilling Consulting Services, Inc.
Secretary 2018 Larry Daly Director of Planning and Business Development

MSHPM Committees 2017

  • Audit and Finance - Megan Yore, Chairperson
  • Bylaws - Hannah Zaskiewicz, Chairperson
  • Communications - Leslie Ahmad, Chairperson
  • Membership - Angela Witwer, Chairperson
  • MSHPM Programs - Jennifer Dale, Chairperson
  • Nominations - Angela Witwer, Chairperson
  • Student Activities - Clay Dedeaux, Chairperson
  • Sponsorships - Larry Daly, Chairperson

Board Members at Large 2017

  • Holly Sullivan - SHSMD Liaison
  • Nancy List
  • Liz Conlin
  • Katy Velten
  • Jennifer Groseclose
  • Bogdan Costan