Executive Office Staff

NAHCR Executive Director

Dave Wenhold


NAHCR’s Executive Director is responsible for managing the affairs of the association including supervision of staff, committee work, financial and investment management (along with the Treasurer), maintain/enforce the Bylaws, goals, objectives and policies of the association and overall general management of the daily activities and administration. The Executive Director serves as staff liaison to the President and Board of Directors helping provide strategic guidance for the association as well as Board development.

NAHCR Deputy Director

Tonya Wade


NAHCR's Deputy Director is responsible for assisting the Executive Director in the management of association affairs, acting as the Executive Director in his absence. Additionally, the Deputy Director manages CHCR Certification program, working with the Education Committee to ensure candidate credentialing.  

Membership Manager

Cale Duncan


NAHCR’s Membership Manager is the primary contact to address and serve the membership needs. He also assists the Executive Director and Association Manager with daily functions ranging from billing and coding, website maintenance and social media, conducting meetings, working with multiple workgroups and assisting the Board of Directors and members with their needs.

Meeting Planner

Briana Melnick


NAHCR's Meeting Planner works directly with hotel sales staff to organize the logistical aspects of the Annual IMAGE Conference. Her role of Meeting Planner also includes exhibit management, contracting with hotels, and site selection and on-site management for the annual meeting.