Volume 23
Number 5
The Forum issue of Association of Professional Chaplains

APC’s 2021-2022 New Board of Directors Members

APC is pleased to announce the newest officer and director positions of the 2021-2022 APC Board of Directors with terms beginning November 1, 2021.  
Secretary (one-year term)
The Rev. Jana Troutman-Miller MA BCC
Director of Spiritual Care
Saint John’s On The Lake 
Milwaukee, WI

Director (three-year term)
Rev. Stacy L. Auld MDiv BCC
Director of Spiritual Care and Values Integration
Houston Methodist Hospital
Houston, TX

Director (three-year term)
Chaplain Tanya Willis-Robinson MDiv BCC
Staff Chaplain
Indiana University Health, University Hospital
Indianapolis, IN

Director (three-year term)
Rev. Renato Santos DMin MDiv BCC LMHC
Assistant Vice-President for Pastoral Care
Baptist Health South Florida
Coral Gables, FL

BCCI Representative (three-year term)
Chaplain Joel Nightingale Berning MDiv BCC ACPE
Manager, Pastoral Care & Education Department 
NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center
New York, NY

Under APC’s governance structure, each officer serves a one-year term and then moves up.  Therefore, the secretary will move to treasurer, then to president-elect and then to president.  The full list of present members of the APC Board of Directors can be found on the APC website under “About Us“.  The list of board members will be updated on November 1, 2021, when the new board members take office.



A Message from APC President…

APC President Rev. Jon Overvold MDiv BCC  APCForum, October 2021, Vol. 23 No. 5 Happy National Spiritual/Pastoral Care Week to you, our members of the Association of Professional Chaplains. This […]

BCCI News and Updates

Renewal of BCCI Certification Certified chaplains with BCCI are now able to log into their APC Member Profile to access their Maintenance of Certification invoices and update information.  To do so, please […]

Spiritual Care Week/ Pastoral Care Week October 24-30

APC is inviting our members to record and upload a short video describing what Spiritual Care Week/Pastoral Care Week means to you and how you commemorate the week.  Please go HERE to […]

Dr. Jan McCormack BCC Awarded 2021 National Citizenship Award from MCA

Chaplain Jan McCormack, associate professor and chair of Chaplaincy and Pastoral Counseling Programs at Denver Seminary, was awarded the 2021 National Citizenship Award by the Military Chaplains Association of the […]

State of Sciences in Hospice and Palliative Care February 11-13, 2022Nashville, TN

Plans are underway to host the State of the Science as an in-person meeting in 2022. Network with fellow investigators and gain insights to new research and methods in hospice […]

Dealing with GRIEF: A Series of 5 Short, Powerful Videos

To help address complex trauma, the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Foundation (HPNF) has teamed up with the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association (HPNA), the Social Work Hospice and Palliative Care […]

CSU’s “Essentials of Palliative Care Chaplaincy” Next Cohort Begins February 2022

California State University in conjunction with Association of Professional Chaplains is now accepting registrations for several cohorts for their course “Essentials of Palliative Care Chaplaincy”.  CSU accepts registration all the way […]