2020 ISRC Election Profiles – Treasurer, Secretary, and Delegate

Treasurer

Craig Traxler RRT, RPFT

Employer
  • Traxler Insurance
    • Job Title: Medicare Sales Representative
  • Retired Director of Cardiopulmonary and Sleep Services and Respiratory Therapist Employed with Parkview Health – 32 years
Education
  • MBA – University of Phoenix, 2011
  • Bachelor of Science – Tri-State University, 2000
  • Associate of Science – California College of Health Sciences, 1990
  • Certificate Respiratory Care – California College of Health Sciences, 1985
AARC / ISRC Involvement
  • AARC / ISRC Member since 1991
  • ISRC Treasurer from 2019 – 2010
  • ISRC Treasurer from 2003 – 2011
  • ISRC President 2001
  • ISRC President Elect 2000
  • ISRC Vice President 1999
  • ISRC Chapter Director 1997 – 1998

Secretary

Denice Townsend

Employer
  • Logansport Memorial Hospital
Education
  • Technical Certificate Respiratory Therapy – Ivy Tech State College, 1988
  • Associate of Applied Science – Indianapolis Ivy Tech State College, 1989
  • Bachelor’s of Health Care Management – Indiana Wesleyan University, 2018
  • Master of Organizational Leadership – Indiana Wesleyan University, August 2021

AARC / ISRC Involvement

  • AARC / ISRC Member Since 2015
  • Chapter 3 Director 2017 – 2020

Delegate

Cheri Bate

Employer
  • IU Health
    • Job Title: Manager of Education
Education
  • Graduate of Ball State University, MA – Adult and Community Education; BS – Biology / Chemistry; AA – Respiratory Therapy; AS – Chemical Technology
AARC / ISRC Involvement
  • AARC / ISRC Member since 1985
  • Current: Serve on Legislative Committee
  • In the past served (at various times) as President, Vice-President, Secretary, Interim Delegate, Chapter Director, Program Committee, Respiratory Initiative, Legislative Chair / Committee, PACT, & Student Committee.

Jeff Hunsucker

Employer
  • Riley Children’s Health
    • Job Title: Equipment supervisor
Education
  • BSRC, RRT-NPS Boise State
AARC / ISRC Involvement
  • AARC / ISRC Member since 1987
  • Chapter 4 Director
  • House of Delegates
  • Program Committee