Partners and Advisors

Our Host

WCI-AHEC is hosted by Indiana State University’s College of Health and Human Services. This unique college offers nationally respected programs in nursing, social work, public health, kinesiology, sports management, exercise science, coaching, recreation and non-profit leadership, athletic training, physical therapy, occupational therapy, physician assistant studies, nutrition science, human development and family studies, and family and consumer sciences.  ​


  • Greene County General Hospital
  • Indiana Rural Health Association
  • Ivy Tech Community College
  • Indiana University School of Medicine
  • Richard G. Lugar Center for Rural Health
  • Minority Health Coalition of Vigo County
  • Owen County Family YMCA
  • St. Vincent Williamsport Hospital
  • Union Hospital
  • Union Hospital Family Medical Center
  • Valley Professionals Community Health Center
  • Vigo County School Corporation
  • Wabash Valley Community Foundation
  • Workforce Network


West Central Indiana - Area Health Education Center Advisory Board


Name, Title


Mackenzie Alward

Valley Professionals Community Health Center

Jane Craigin, RN St. Vincent Williamsport Hospital
Angie Crossley Western Indiana Workforce Development Board, Inc. 

Janis Cullison, RN, BSN, CEN, EMT-I/99

Sullivan County Community Hospital

Tina Elliott

Indiana Rural Health Association

Peg Hill,  MSN, RN

Union Hospital
Jack Jaeger, MSN, CCRN Rural Health Innovation Collaborative (RHIC)

Stephanie Laws, MSN, RN

Rural Health Innovation Collaborative (RHIC)

Heather LeBrun Indiana University School of Medicine – Terre Haute

Mia Lewis

Minority Health Coalition of Vigo County

Caroline Mallory, PhD, RN

Indiana State University

Nathan Myers

Indiana State University

Dave Newgent


Holly Pies

Vigo County School Corporation

Libby Ray

Chances and Services for Youth (CASY)

Jill Rogers Wabash College
Lisa Rupska, RN, BS  Greene County General Hospital

Kathy Walker

Indiana Rural Health Association

Jan Weust, DNP, RN 

Indiana State University
Nursing Faculty

Julie Will, RN

Ivy Tech Community College