Board of Directors & Staff

Board of Directors

Kurt A. Rockstroh, FAIA, FACHA (President)
Steffian Bradley Architects, Boston

Kenneth N. Cates, SASHE, CHC (President-Elect)
Northstar Management, Inc., St. Louis

Arthur St. André, MD, FCCM (Treasurer)
Washington Hospital Center, Washington, D.C.

Joseph G. Sprague, FAIA, FACHA (Immediate Past President)
HKS, Inc., Dallas

Douglas S. Erickson, FASHE, CHFM, HFDP, CHC
Facility Guidelines Institute, St. Louis

Neil A. Halpern, MD, MCCM, FACP, FCCP 
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York City

James T. Lussier
The Lussier Center/TLC, Bend, Ore.

Dana E. Swenson, PE, MBA
UMass Memorial Health Care System, Worcester, Mass.

Walter Vernon, PE
Mazzetti, San Francisco


Founding Board Members

Armand Burgun, FAIA, FACHA

Martin H. Cohen, FAIA, FACHA



Douglas S. Erickson, FASHE, CHFM, HFDP, CHC

Pamela James Blumgart
Managing Editor

Heather B. Livingston
Associate Editor

Chris Erickson
Administrative Manager

The Residential Guidelines, created with an interdisciplinary volunteer team, is a milestone document created to support the evolution of long-term care environments and to offer consistent guidance for providers, design professionals, and authorities have jurisdiction. The ultimate goal is to provide the framework for environments that support positive resident outcomes.
Jane M. Rohde, AIA, FIIDA, ACHA, AAHID, LEED AP, JSR Associates, Inc.

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