Meet Your Officers

Stephanie Carlino, PA-C - President
Stephanie is a graduate of the first class of Arcadia University’s Delaware campus in 2009. She started her career working in dermatology in Dover before moving to general surgery at Christiana. Since 2014, she has been back working in dermatology for Christiana Care. She is passionate about being an advocate for PAs and increasing visibility and confidence in the care we provide. Contact:
Matt Cruikshank, PA-C - Vice President/President Elect
Matt Cruikshank has worked as a PA in emergency medicine for the past 12 years. During that time he has worked to advance PAs participation in trauma resuscitation and acute care medicine in the emergency department. Matt regularly participates in the education of rotating PA students through the ER and is currently serving in Christiana’s Care for the caregiver program, which supports healthcare providers during difficult patient outcomes and experiences. Contact:
Lisa Gahagen, PA-C - Secretary
Lisa graduated from Arcadia University in 2011 and has been practicing in medical critical care at Christiana Hospital for the past seven years. She is committed to creating opportunities for growth for physician assistants and providing networking and support within our profession.
Katy Parsley, PA-C - Treasurer
Dan Grawl, PA-C - Member at Large New Castle County
Tiwana Miller, PA-C - Member at Large Kent County
Allison Rabe, PA-C - Member at Large Sussex County
A Delaware native, Allison is a 2018 graduate of Arcadia University's Delaware campus. She works in emergency medicine at Bayhealth in both Kent and Sussex counties. She is eager to become more involved in the PA community and hopes to help further the PA profession in Sussex counties and all throughout Delaware. Contact:
Ed Woodford, PA-C - Legislative Outreach Committee Co-Chair
Graduated from Hahnemann University PA program. Works in cardiac surgery at A.I. DuPont Hospital in Wilmington.
Travis Fogelman, PA-C - Legislative Outreach Committee Co-Chair
Courtney Schweizer, PA-C - Media Chairperson
Daniella Benson, PA-C - Past President/Advisor
A graduate of Philadelphia University, class of 2002. She has practiced in Pennsylvania in Otorhinolaryngology and Plastic Surgery, and in Delaware in General Surgery at Christiana Hospital and St. Francis Hospital. She currently practices Surgical Dermatology at Premier Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery in Newark, DE. She is committed to the growth and well-being of the PA profession in Delaware and its practicing PA's in our community. Contact:
House of Delegates -
Ed Woodford, PA-C- Chief
Travis Fogelman, PA-C - Alternate