Contact Us

​​​​​​Special Operations Medical Association
111 West Jackson Blvd., Ste. 1412
Chicago, IL  60604

(913) 222-8659
Fax: (913) 222-8606

Sheila O'Neal, Executive Director

Sheila reports to the Board of Directors and is responsible for managing new initiatives, as well as long-term financial and strategic planning. She oversees the operations of the headquarters and professional staff and ensures that the organization maintains sound financial principles and makes progress in achieving its goals.

Jennifer Lanphere, Associate Executive Director

Jennifer is the primary contact for questions about the SOMA Scientific Assembly. She works with various committees including the Program Committee and Awards.

Debbie Jennings, Meeting Manager

Debbie works with SOMA leaders to plan and manage the Scientific Assembly. She is responsible for all meeting logistics, including management of vendors and contractors. 

Macy Murray, Associate Account Executive
Macy works with the committee chairs and manages the SOMA LMS, SOMed.

Autumn Menafee, Account Coordinator
Autumn coordinates logistics pertaining to Scientific Assembly registration and membership.

Exhibits and Sponsorships Coordinator
Manages all exhibit and sponsorship sales for the Scientific Assembly.