JRCNMT Board of Directors and Staff

Board of Directors

JRCNMT board members are elected by the JRCNMT from a slate of nominees submitted by recognized collaborating organizations (ACR, ASRT, SNMMI, SNMMITS).  Board members serve an initial 3‐year term and are eligible for reappointment for two additional terms.  

Board Member

Current Term

Rodney Fisher, PhD, RT(R)(N)(CT), CNMT
Midwestern State University
Wichita Falls, TX

04/26/19 – 12/31/20
filling unfinished term
Joseph Hawkins, MSEd, CNMT
AdventHealth University
Orlando, FL
01/01/20 – 12/31/22
second term 
Rebekah Hightower, MEd
Public Member
Del City, OK

01/01/20 - 12/31/22
first term

Tomy Kalapparambath, MD
Diagnostic Radiology Associates
Bloomfield Hills, MI

01/01/18 - 12/31/20
first term

Penni Longenecker, PhD, RT(N), CNMT
Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences
Lancaster, PA
01/01/19 – 12/31/21
third term
Charito Love, MD
Montefiore Medical Center
New York, NY
01/01/19 – 12/31/21
second term 
Jim McCumiskey, MHA, CNMT, PET, CRA
VCU Health System
Henrico, VA
04/26/19 - 12/31/21
first term
Darlene Metter, MD, FACR
University of Texas Health Sciences Center
San Antonio, TX
01/01/19 – 12/31/21
third term

Christopher Owens, BS, RT(R)(N)(CT)(MR), CNMT, PET
Florida Cancer Specialists
Winter Garden, FL

04/24/20 - 12/31/22
first term
Partha Sinha, MD, MBA
Buffalo VA Medical Center
Buffalo, NY

01/01/20 – 12/31/22
third term

Ryan Smith, DHSc, CNMT
University of Findlay
Findlay, OH
04/26/19 – 12/31/21
first term 
Teresa Taggart, MS, CNMT
Cuyahoga Community College
Parma, Ohio
01/01/18 - 12/31/20
first term
Andrew Trout, MD
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical School
Cincinnati, OH
01/01/19 – 12/31/21
second term

Kara Weatherman, PharmD, BCNP, FAPhA
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN

01/01/20 - 12/31/22
second term


Jan Winn, MEd, RT(N), CNMT
Executive Director

Lillian Heron
Staff Assistant