Contact Us

Have a question? Please contact ACTS via email at or (202) 367-1119 or one of the staff members below.

Meet our team


Executive Director
Kathleen McCann

Kathleen McCann joins ACTS as Executive Director as of August 2016, and brings more than 12 years of healthcare association management experience to this role. She has extensive experience developing and implementing programming in the areas of advocacy, publications, accreditation and education, as well as managing operations in support service areas such as membership, marketing information technology and human resources. Kathleen holds a Bachelor of Arts in journalism with minors in political science and American studies from George Washington University in Washington, D.C., and is working toward a MBA at the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind.


Operations Manager
Kim Wiatr

Kim Wiatr is the Operations Manager for ACTS. Joining the team January 2017, Kim brings five years of association management experience with a focus in membership and financial management. She holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts with a concentration in Printmaking and a minor in Marketing from the University of Dayton in Dayton, OH.  


Sr. Operations Associate
Whitney Lingafelter

Whitney Lingafelter is the Senior Operations Associate for ACTS. Joining the team in February 2016, Whitney brings experience and understanding of Translational Science through working at major inpatient physical rehabilitation hospitals across the US. Whitney earned her Bachelor of Science in Recreational Therapy from Illinois State University and is a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist.


Sr. Membership & Operations Associate
Samantha Coman

Sam Coman is the Sr. Membership & Operations Associate for ACTS and joined the team in March, 2016. Sam graduated from Miami University in Ohio, earning a Bachelor of Arts in English.

Association for Clinical and Translational Science
2025 M St NW
Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: (202) 367-1119
Fax: (202) 367-2119