Task Force Members

The Workplace Violence Task Force is made up of members from the Florida Hospital Association, Florida College of Emergency Physicians, Florida Emergency Nurses Associaton, Florida Nurses, Association, Florida Academy of Healthcare Attorneys, International Association for Healthcare Security and Safety, Florida Department of Health, Bureau of Emergency Medical Oversight, Emergency Medical Services & Florida Emergency Medical Services Advisory Council, Florida Fire Chiefs Association, Home Care Association of Florida, and hospital and health systems representatives.


Luci Apodaca
Orlando Health
Bobby Lolley
Home Care Association of Florida
Kathy Artingstall
South Seminole Hospital
Paul Mains, CHPA, CPP
International Assn. for Healthcare Security and Safety
Bill Bell, Esq.
Florida Hospital Association
Marsha A. Martin, RN, CCRN
Shands at the University of Florida
Ryan Beaty
Citrus Memorial Health System
Tom McCarthy
Sue G. Brody
Bayfront Health System
Nancy McGoldrick
Director Life Care Center of Palm Bay
Beth Brunner, M.B.A., CAE
Florida College of Emergency Physicians
Joe Nelson, D.O., M.S., FACOEP, FACEP
Florida Department of Health
Kathleen C. Burcham, RN
Home Care Association of Florida
Peter A. Pappas, M.D., FACS
The Trauma Center at Holmes Regional Medical Center
Amy R. Conley, M.D., FACEP 
Florida Hospital / University Community Health
Rich Rasmussen, M.B.A.
Florida Hospital Association
Martha DeCastro, M.S., RN, CIC 
Florida Hospital Association
Terri M. Repasky M.S.N., RN, CEN, EMT-P
Tallahassee Memorial Hospital
Tracy Deker
Orlando Health
Chief Cory S. Richter, BA, NREMT-P
Indian River County Fire Rescue
Philip A. Doyle, NREMT, CHS-III, BA        
Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare
Kathy L. Tew, M.S.N., RN
GlenCove Nursing Pavilion
Brad Elias, MDChristine Townsend, BS, RN, EMT-P, CEN, CCEMT-P
South Seminole Hospital
Lewis W. Fishman, J.D., M.P.A. 
Lewis W. Fishman, PA
Tracy Sanson, M.D., FACEP
FCEP Board Member
Willa Fuller, RN
Florida Nurses Association
Chief Robert Staples
City of Deltona Fire Department
Judy Gizinski
Palm Bay Hospital
Kim Streit, M.B.A., M.H.S., FACHE
Florida Hospital Association
Keri Hockett, Ph.D., ARNP, AOCN
State College of Florida
Rodney (Rod) VanOrsdol
Sarasota County Fire Department
Ashley Lee, M.B.A. 
Florida Hospital Association
John Wilgis, M.B.A., RRT
Florida Hospital Association