Credentialing Excellence in Health Education

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National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. 

1541 Alta Drive, Suite 303 
Whitehall, PA 18052-5642
Phone: (484) 223-0770 (484) 223-0770
Toll-Free: (888) 624-3248 (888) 624-3248 FREE
Fax: (800) 813-0727


For questions about Renewal / General Information / CHES Exam Applications

Administrative Coordinator

Mimi Byelick

Phone: Extension 18

Executive Director

Linda Lysoby, MS, MCHES®, CAE

Phone: Extension 13

Deputy Executive Director

Melissa Opp, MPH, MCHES®

Phone: Extension 11

For MCHES Exam Inquiries/Special Projects
Credentialing Project Specialist

Cynthia S. Kusorgbor-Narh, MPH, MCHES®

Phone: Extension 16

For questions about CHES Exam / Eligibility
Exam Coordinator / Office Manager

Tanya Cole

Phone: Extension 12

For questions about Accounts Payable

Financial Coordinator

Lisa Petrone

Phone: Extension 15

For questions about Provider / Continuing Education / Recertification / Change of Status / Credential Verification

Continuing Education Coordinator

Melissa Schmell

Phone: Extension 14

For questions about Website / Communications / Social Media / Mailings / Job Postings


Jessica Wessner

Phone: Extension 10

Third Party Inquiries: Employers/Individuals

To verify certification status for employment purposes for specific individuals please contact the Administrative Coordinator.


Any complaints regarding certification matters should be submitted in writing to the NCHEC Executive Director.

By Mail:

National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc.
1541 Alta Drive, Suite 303 
Whitehall, PA 18052-5642


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