State Conferences

 

State
Fall Leadership Conference
Spring Leadership Conference
Conference Contact
Alaska
March 19-21, 2020
Hilton Downtown
Anchorage, AK
Andrea Gelvin
agelvin@gci.net
907.978.6574
Alabama
December 9-10, 2019
Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex
Birmingham, AL
February 20-21, 2020
Renaissance Hotel & Montgomery Performing Arts Center
Montgomery, AL
Becky Cornelius
rcornelius@alsde.edu
334.429.4034
American
Samoa
Magdalene Augafa-Leauanae
augafam@yahoo.com
684.699.6516
Arkansas
Kathryn Hopkins
khopkins@newportschools.org
Arizona
November 14, 2019
Phoenix Convention
Phoenix, AZ
April 15-17, 2020
Westin La Paloma
Tucson, AZ
Aden Ramirez
aden.ramirez@azed.gov
602.228.5281
Canada
April 27-28, 2020
Beanfield Convention Center
Toronto, Canada
Ryan Wang
ryan.wang@hosacanada.org
647.867.2272

California

Region 1 – Ocotber 26
Laguna Creek High SchoolRegion 2 – October 26
Diablo Valley College

Region 3 – October 26
Washington Union High School
Region 4 – October 12
Rio Honda College

Region 5 – October 12
UC Riverside

April 5-7, 2020
Long Beach Convention Center
Long Beach, CA
Carla Cherry
headquarters.calhosa@gmail.com
661.747.4279
Cindy Beck
cbeck@cde.ca.gov
916.319.0470
China March 2020
Shanghai, China
Kiki Chen
kiki.chen@sktedu.com
Colorado
September 29, 2019
Dicks Sporting Goods Park
Commerce City, CO
February 27-29, 2020
Sheraton Denver Downtown
Denver, CO
Bailee Gardunio
bailee.gardunio@cccs.edu
720.326.7941
Connecticut
November 1, 2019
Naugatuck Valley Community College
Waterbury, CT
March 17, 2020
Waterbury Career Academy High School
Waterbury, CT
Susan Troupe
susan.troupe7@gmail.com
203.910.8988
Delaware
October 8-9, 2019
Delaware Technical Community College-Terry Campus
Dover, DE
March 31-April 3, 2020
University of Delaware
Newark, DE
Carmen Strollo
carmen.strollo@doe.k12.dc.us
302.293.9275
Brooke Cycyk
bcycyk@delawarehosa.org
302.293.9275
Florida
April 2-5, 2020
Marriott Orlando World Center
Orlando, FL
Lloyd DeVault
ldevault@flhosa.org
386.462.4672
Georgia
November 7-8, 2019
The Omni at CNN Center
Atlanta, GA
March 6-8, 2020
Marriott Marquis
Atlanta, GA
Nikki Bentley
nbentley@georgiahosa.org
912.644.0219
Hawaii
February 26-27, 2020
Hawaii Convention Center
Honolulu, HI
Ada Toyama
ada_toyama@hotmail.com
808.721.1251
Iowa
October 13-14, 2019
Holiday Inn-Mercy Campus
Des Moines, IA
March 15-17, 2020
Holiday Inn-Mercy Campus
Des Moines, IA
Dawn Fichter
director@iowahosa.org
515.523.0514
Idaho
September 29-30
Idaho FallsOctober 6-7
Twin Falls

October 13-14
Coeur d’Alone

October 20-21
Boise

April 15-17, 2020
Riverside Hotel
Boise, ID
Jessie Friedberg
jessie.friedberg@cte.idaho.gov
208.429.5526
Illinois
October 21, 2019
Wyndham Springfield CIty Centre
Springfield, IL
March 23-25, 2020
Wyndham Springfield City Centre
Springfield, IL
April Sonnefeldt
asonnefeldt@sd129.org
630.301.6756
Tammy Martin
tmartin@mtuhs..org
618.244.3700
Indiana
October 22, 2019
Lucas Oil Stadium
Indianapolis, IN
April 13-15, 2020
Westin Hotel
Indianapolis, IN
Eddie Erickson
eerickson@msdwt.k12.in.us
317.443.1589
Kansas
October 16, 2019
Capital Plaza Hotel
Topeka, KS
March 31-April 1, 2020
Pittsburg State University
Pittsburg, KS
Seth Nutt
snutt@kumc.edu
620.235.4040
Kentucky
October 26-27, 2019
Crowne Plaza Airport Hotel
Louisville, KY
March 19-20, 2020
Crowne Plaza Airport Hotel
Louisville, KY
Elizabeth Bullock
elizabeth.bullock@education.ky.gov
502.564.4286
Louisiana
Region 1 – October, 24, 2019
University of Louisiana at Monroe
School of Pharmacy
Monroe, LARegion 2 – October 18, 2019
National EMS Academy
Lafayette, LA
Region 3 – Southern University at New Orleans
New Orleans, LA
March 3-4, 2020
Crowne Plaza
Baton Rouge, LA
Shirlene Bender
shirlene.lahosa@gmail.com
337.371.5974
Maryland March 9-20, 2020
Virtual Conference
Jane Shovlin
mdhosa2@gmail.com
520.820.5840
Massachusetts March 28, 2020
Worcester State University
Worcester, MA
Jaime Vallejos
jvallejos@massachusettshosa.org
508.847.8876
Maine
Contact Eric Brooks at
ericmbrooks@gmail.com for more information.
Michigan
March 8-10, 2020
Grand Traverse Resort
Acme, MI
Mark Burley
hosa@mhc.org
517.331.8671
Minnesota
November 17-8, 2019
Treasure Island Resort
Welch, MN
March 30-April 1, 2020
St. Cloud Convention Center
St. Cloud, MN
Ellen Schneider
llnschneider@comcast.net
651.343.7411
Missouri
October 17-18, 2019
Stephens College
Columbia, MO
March 23-24, 2020
Missouri S&T
Rolla, MO
Shelly Wehmeyer
shelly.wehmeyer@dese.mo.gov
573.751.3407(office)
572.338.4381 (cell)
Mississippi
November 14-15, 2019
Pascagoula/Gautier High School
Pascagoula, MS
March 25-27, 2020
Natchez Convention Center
Natchez, MS
Charlotte Bryant
CBryant@mde.k12.ms.us
601.359.2371
Montana
October 1, 2019
Montana Tech
Butte, MT
March 10-11, 2020
Helena Delta Colonial
Helena, MT
Martha Robertson
marthamthosa@gmail.com
406.830.5408
North Carolina
April 1-4, 2020
Charlotte Convention Center
Charlotte, NC
Katrina Coggins
katrina.coggins@nchosa.org
828.595.3846
North Dakota
October 14, 2019
UND School of Medicine
Grand Forks, ND
March 19-20, 2020
Minot State University
Minot, ND
Katie Shahan
katie@ndahec.org
701.637.0122
Nebraska
March 22-24, 2020
UNMC and Baxter Arena
Omaha, NE
Rachel Buss
rachel.buss@nebraska.gov
308.746.1075
New Hampshire
Kathleen Young
pandkyoung@comcast.net
603.818.2496
New Jersey
October 25, 2019
Brookdale College
Lincroff, NJ
March 21-22, 2020
Middlesex County Vo-Tech
East Brunswick, NJ
Jessica Seth
sethj@mcvts.net
732.254.8700 x1218
New Mexico October 21-23, 2019
Albuguerque, Las Cruces, Artesia
February 20-22, 2020
Sheraton ABQ, Sunport, UNM Albuguerque
Christine Phipps
christine.phipps@enmu.edu
575.562.4729
Nevada December 8-9, 2019
Texas Station
Las Vegas, NV
March 15-18, 2019
TMCC/UNR
Reno, NV
Shelly Kinnunen
shelly@nevadahosa.org
505.463.5816
New York November 21-22, 2019
Hilton Garden Inn
Troy, NY
March 31-April 2, 2020
Doubletree
Syracuse, NY
Terry Mitchell
stateadvisor@newyorkhosa.org
315.673.4854Ray Sulla
rsulla@swboces.org
347.682.8644
Ohio November 5, 2019
Greater Columbus Convention Center
Columbus, OH
March 31-April 1, 2020
Columbus Convention Center (Drury Inn)
Columbus, OH
Jim Scott
ohiohosa.14@gmail.com
614.638.5501
Oklahoma
November 4, 2019
Embassy Suites Convention Center
Norman, OK
April 6-8, 2020
Embassy Suites Convention Center
Norman, OK
Debbie Bennett
debbie.bennett@careertech.ok.gov
405.743.6843
Oregon
October 31-November 1, 2019
Grants Pass, OR
March 4-6, 2020
Doubletree Portland (Lloyd Center)
Portland, OR
Shelly Kinnunen
shelly@oregonhosa.org
505.463.5816
Pennsylvania
April 1-3, 2020
Radisson Valley Forge Hotel and Convention Center
King of Prussia, PA
Walt Slauch
wslauchhosa@gmail.com
484-854-0047
Puerto Rico
October 2019
Hotel Costa Bahia
Guaricca, PR
April 2020
Embassy Suites
Dorado, PR
Nilsa Santiago Babilonia
santiagon13@hotmail.com
787.453.7577
Rhode Island
November 8, 2019
Johnson & Wales-Harborside Campus
Providence, RI
March 6, 2020
Johnson & Wales University
John J. Bowen Center for Science and Innovation
Providence, RI
Marie Laboissonniere
marie.laboissinere.hosari@gmail.com
401.536.3548
South Carolina
October 17, 2019
Newberry College
Newberry, SC
March 22-24, 2020
Charleston Convention Center
Charleston, SC
Angel Clark
aclark@ed.sc.gov
South Dakota
Brock Rops
Brock.Rops@usd.edu
605.261.6674
Tennessee
April 7-9, 2020
Gaylord Opryland Hotel
Nashville, TN
Christina Isong
christina.isong@tn.gov
615.418.1396 or 615.403.0752
Texas
April 1-3, 2020
San Luis Galveston Island Convention Center
Galveston, TX
Carla Burris
cburris@fisdk12.net
409.370.1618
Utah
November 9, 2019
Postsecondary/Collegiate
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
March 19-20, 2020
Down’s Confernence Center
Layton, UT
Denise Abbott
denisea@provo.edu
801.400.5600
Virginia
March 13-15, 2020
Doubletree by Hilton
Williamsburg, VA
Jane Best
janebest@virginiahosa.org
757.647.8264
Vermont
Kathleen Young
pandkyoung@comcast.net
603.818.2496
Washington
October 12, 2019
Hazen High School
Renton, WA
March 5-7, 2020
Spokane Convention Center
Spokane, WA
Karen Hay
khay@wahosa.org
425.365.3492
Wisconsin
October 21, 2019
VW-WhitewaterOctober 22, 2019
VW-Stevens Point
April 5-7, 2020
Chula Vista Resort and Conference Center
Wisconsin Dells, WI
Christina Patrin
christina.patrin@dpi.wi.edu
608.266.2347
West Virginia
October 16, 2019
Flatwoods Days WV Conference Center
Sutton, WV
March 6-7, 2020
Marshall University
Huntington, WV
Loretta Thompson
lmthompson@k12.wv.us
304.369.4585