CAHEC Board of Directors

Bruce Cooper, MD, MSPH, Board President

Don Enninga, BS, EMT-I, Board Vice-President

Lola Fehr, MS, RN, Board Treasurer

Mark Johnson, BS, EMT-P, Board Member

Shauna Richardson, Secretary

Brenda Tousely, DNP, CNS, ACCNS-AG, AGCNS-BC, CCRN, CLNC, RN, Board Member


Bruce Cooper, MD, MSPH, Board President

Bruce Cooper is a family physician who is passionate about the health of his community. He graduated as an MD from the University of Nebraska School of Medicine and received an MSPH from the University of Colorado. He has worked for many years as a Primary Care Physician and Medical Director in Northeast Colorado. He has also worked as an educator at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. 


Don Enninga, BS, EMT-I, Board Vice President

Don Enninga started his career in EMS after taking an EMT class in Byers, Colorado. Since then, he has served in a variety of EMS capacities. He instructs on-campus EMT, Emergency Medical Responder, IV, ITLS, CPR, First Aid, and other EMS courses at MCC and coordinates similar off-campus courses. He is a member of ABATE of Colorado, a motorcycle rights and training non-profit organization. Don has been a member of the CAHEC board since 2004.


Lola Fehr, MS, RN, Board Treasurer

Lola Fehr is a decorated nurse who has worked in a variety of clinical, administrative, parliamentary, and educator roles. She earned her BSN at the University of Denver and MS at the University of Colorado. She is passionate about continuing education for nurses and has been a supportive ally of CAHEC's NEC conference for many years. 


Shauna Richardson, Secretary

Shauna Richardson is dedicated to rural healthcare with 29 years of experience within the Medical-Surgical and Administrative setting at KCCHSD. She is often credited for the successful surgery program she built within the organization and has held numerous managerial roles. She restructured the facilities purchasing program, was involved in improving healthcare and health outcomes through community engagement and education, and took part in a restructure of overall facility operations. Richardson is highly certified with: AORN's Surgery Administrator Certificate, CRCST, Advanced Gastroenterology Technician Specialist, and Seton Hall GRaduate in Health and Hospital Law. She is a loyal leader with unwavering commitment to providing quality care and preventive medicine advocacy for rural healthcare.


Mark Johnson, BS, EMT-P, Board Member



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Brenda Tousely, DNP, CNS, ACCNS-AG, AGNS-BC, CCRN, CLNC, CLNC, RN, Board Member



Join our Board of Directors!

The Centennial Area Health Education Center is seeking Board Member Applicants.  

Please download the application here, and review the Bylaws and Job Description.

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