Effective January 1, 2008, all ACHE affiliates located within the Chapter’s assigned geographic territory are automatically members of the Chapter as a benefit of being an ACHE affiliate. Only ACHE affiliates are eligible to hold membership in the chapter.If you are not a current ACHE affiliate, we encourage you to join by visiting Non-members are welcome to attend chapter events. If you would like to be added to the chapter’s non-member mailing list to be notified of future programs and events, please send an e-mail to our Communications Director @ [email protected]

Membership Benefits

Benefits of membership are numerous. Take a look at all that the Chapter can offer you.

  • ACHE Advancement Support

    Providing ACHE support materials for members to advance their credentials.

  • Education

    Delivering up to 4 hours of ACHE Category I continuing education programming at a reasonable cost.

  • Leadership Training

    An annual ACHE sponsored conference for Chapter leaders.

  • Senior Level Participation

    With ACHE’s assistance, encouraging senior-level executive participation.

  • Speaker’s Bureau Delivering high quality presenters and faculty for education and networking programs.

  • Improved Communications

    Through Website and Chapter Newsletter


The challenges facing today’s healthcare leaders are constantly evolving. And so must you. Demonstrate your commitment to professional development through the American College of Healthcare Executives prestigious credentialing program.

There are several options to help you prepare for the Board of Governors (BoG) Exam at under “Credentialing”: ACHE’s BoG Exam Review Course (19 Face-to-Face Education Credits), ACHE Online Tutorial–self-paced ($410 – $495), ACHE BoG Exam Study Set ($224), ACHE’s Exam Online Community, and ACHE’s BoG Exam Reference Manual.

Chapter members can also borrow the ACHE exam study set from the Chapter. In Jacksonville, contact LPC Director Holly Balogh at [email protected] ; in Gainesville, contact LPC Director Stephan Moore at [email protected]; in the Panhandle, contact Membership Director Shane Knisley at [email protected] or [email protected].

Leader to Leader

Sharing the Value of ACHE has its Rewards!

Participate in the Leader-to-Leader Program and MAKE A DIFFERENCE by:

  • Supporting your colleagues’ career development

  • Advancing excellence in healthcare delivery

  • Strengthening ACHE membership

  • Improving your leadership skills

PLUS earn ACHE points redeemable for quality reward items!

Even one point can be redeemed! Get more details HERE!

Volunteerism and Recognition

Through volunteer activities, you play an important role in strengthening the healthcare profession. In appreciation of that dedication, we have implemented the American College of Healthcare Executive’s Recognition Program, which recognizes volunteer service to the healthcare management profession and to ACHE. Volunteer service is defined as unpaid service that is not performed as part of a job requirement. All active ACHE affiliates are eligible to be recognized. Points are awarded for the activities listed below performed during a convocation year. 


North Florida Chapter Officers

Member Benefits


Board of Governors Reference Manual

Leaders to Leaders

Volunteerism and Recognition