Robert Vande Merwe
Robert was hired as the Executive Director of IHCA-ICAL in January 2001. He has an MBA from the University of Utah and an B.S. in Psychology and a Gerontology Certificate also from the University of Utah. He was an administrator of a skilled nursing facility in Eastern Idaho for four years where he served on the Board of Directors for IHCA-ICAL and presented at the Convention. Robert also worked in assisted living for three years.
Angie has been the office manager for IHCA-ICAL since 2005. She has managed the books for a wide variety of businesses, most recently a property management company. She is excited to help organize meetings and learn how she can assist our members.
Danette joined IHCA-ICAL in January 2009. She graduated from Boise State University with a BBA in General Business Management in 1996. For the last 14 years, Danette has enjoyed being a stay-at-home mom, and with her husband, raising two children. She has experience in a variety of areas, but most recently has spent numerous hours volunteering and working for her children’s schools. She is excited to join the IHCA-ICAL team and learn how she can assist our membership.
Laurie joined IHCA-ICAL in 2013 as the Education Coordinator. Prior to IHCA-ICAL Laurie was the Membership & Marketing Director for the Associated Builder's and Contractors for three years and held the same position with the Associated General Contractors for 10 years. She was also the Executive Director of the Jerome Chamber of Commerce for many years. Laurie has completed her certification in Organizational Management from the US Chamber of Commerce and was one of the nominees for the Idaho Business Review's Women of the Year in 2012. She is thrilled to be working in the health care industry and excited to be working with a great team.