Roles, Responsibilities, and Criteria
To review appeals of certification decisions in accordance with NACC Standards and Procedures.
- Conducts the certification appeals process as outlined in the NACC Standards and Procedures with an impartial review of all the documentation in a negative certification decision.
- Provides an annual report to the NACC Certification Commission and Board of Directors outlining the number of appeals and corresponding number of decisions upheld or reversed.
- Communicates to the NACC Certification Commission the nature of certification appeals to assist the commissioners in focusing on areas of improvement for the ongoing training of interviewers.
Roster of Panel members
(updated August 2021)
Dr. Michele Sakurai, DMin, BCC – CHAIR
Bonnie J. McCulley, BCC
Mary Denise Davis, BCC-E
Dr. Jane Smith, BCC
Timothy Creech, BCC– ITE LIAISON
AD-HOC PCHAC APPEALS PANEL MEMBERS
Sedona Montelongo, BCC-PCHAC
Allison DeLaney, PT, MA, BCC-PCHAC
Gary Weisbrich, BCC-PCHAC
Prudence R. Hopkins, BCC-PCHAC
Certification Specialist — Staff Liaison