Education Committee

Education Chair

Sarah Kalaf, BSN, RN, CPHQ
Performance Improvement Coordinator, DeKalb Medical
sarahkalaf06@gmail.com
404-501-5372

Robyn Robinson MSN, RN, PCCN
DeKalb Medical
Nurse Manager
Robyn.Richardson@dekalbmedical.org
404.906.3364

Josie Castracane BSN RN-B
Piedmont Hospital- Patient Safety and Quality
CV Clinical Data Analyst
josie.castracane@piedmont.org
Phone: 404-605-5042

Joseph A. Franco III, RN
St. Mary’s Home Care/Hospice in Athens, Ga.
Process Improvement Coordinator
jfranco@stmarysathens.org
706-389-2271 work, 706-247-1401 work cell

Carolyn T. Roper RD, LD
Alliant GMCF
Quality Advisor
Carolyn.roper@gmcf.org
678-527-3681
cell number; 770-241-0042

Kathy A. McWhorter, BS, CPHQ
Director, Performance Improvement & Medical Staff Services
West Georgia Health
mcwhortk@wghealth.org
706-845-3688

Valerie L. Simone, MBA, CPHQ, SSBB
Manager, UHY, LLP
valerielsimone@gmail.com
678-427-6386