Region VI

New Mexico

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Region Director: Donna Willis

Director's 2015 Annual Report

Summary of Activities:


  • In August 2014 I attended the NSH 40th Annual Symposium/Convention in Austin, Texas where I attended and actively participated in:
  • Attended 2014 NSH Symposium/Conference, Aug. 22-29, 2014 in Austin, TX shadowing Jan Gardner, Director Region VI in all BOD, HOD and other meetings during the symposium.
  • Took office at the end of the HOD.
  • Participated in Board of Directors conference calls and emails.
  • Have been in contact with Arkansas Society regarding the new interim Board of Director. The New Board will take office at the annual meeting in March 7, 2015.
  • Attended the Texas Society for Histotechnology in Plano on March 20-22, 2015 at the Marriot at Legacy Town Center.
  • Louisiana Society had a productive meeting in New Orleans on June 5-6, 2015.
  • BOD Liaison to Membership Committee.


 On-Going Activities & Projects:


  • Continue to provide information concerning NSH and Region activities to Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas, Oklahoma and New Mexico histology personnel.
  • Participate in all conference call Board meetings, email and other duties.
  • Plan to keep in touch with Region VI state societies.




  • Continue to promote and communicate NSH information to Region VI presidents and members
  • Attend state histology meetings within Region VI and promote NSH benefits.
  • Recruit and retain members to NSH.
  • Do better job in the upcoming year as far as getting more involved with the state societies.