2021 – 2022 Committees

Donna Crew, RHIA, ICD-10 Trainer

Donna Crew, RHIA, ICD-10 Trainer

Advocacy Chair

Tonya Macon, RHIT, CDIP, CCS

Tonya Macon, RHIT, CDIP, CCS

Advocacy Co-Chair

Kristin Griffin

Kristin Griffin

Arrangements Chair

Debbie Knochelmann, RHIA

Debbie Knochelmann, RHIA

Arrangements Co-Chair

Laura McRae, RHIT

Laura McRae, RHIT

Awards Chair

Reba Sanders, RHIA

Reba Sanders, RHIA

Awards Co-Chair

Donna Crew, RHIA, ICD-10 Trainer

Donna Crew, RHIA, ICD-10 Trainer

Budget/Finance Chair

Karen Price, RHIA

Karen Price, RHIA

Budget/Finance

Lora Ramsey, RHIA

Lora Ramsey, RHIA

Bylaws / Policy & Procedures Chair

Jennifer Pettus, CCS

Jennifer Pettus, CCS

Coding Roundtable/ Education Chair

Debra Holmes, RN, BSN, CCDS

Debra Holmes, RN, BSN, CCDS

Coding Roundtable/ Education Co-Chair

April Hays, BS Ed., MA Ed., RHIT

April Hays, BS Ed., MA Ed., RHIT

Communication Chair

Tri'Sheena Stokes, RHIA

Tri'Sheena Stokes, RHIA

Credentials Chair

Christy Jones, RHIT, CDIP, CCS

Christy Jones, RHIT, CDIP, CCS

Credentials Co-Chair

Joan Wilder, MSHI, RHIA, CPC Certified ICD-10-CM Trainer

Joan Wilder, MSHI, RHIA, CPC Certified ICD-10-CM Trainer

Diversity and Inclusion Committee Chair

Donna Crew, RHIA, ICD-10 Trainer

Donna Crew, RHIA, ICD-10 Trainer

Legal Manual Chair

Brenda Moody, RHIA, CCS

Brenda Moody, RHIA, CCS

Nominating Chair

Laura McRae, RHIT, CDS

Laura McRae, RHIT, CDS

Nominating Co-Chair

Tombi Dowell, MS, RHIA

Tombi Dowell, MS, RHIA

Public Relations and Marketing Chair

Shamika Yarbrough,  MS-HIIM, RHIA

Shamika Yarbrough, MS-HIIM, RHIA

Public Relations and Marketing Co-Chair

Donna Crew, RHIA, ICD-10 Trainer

Donna Crew, RHIA, ICD-10 Trainer

Regional Council Liaison Chair

Tonya Macon, RHIT, CDIP, CCS

Tonya Macon, RHIT, CDIP, CCS

Regional Council Liaison Co-Chair

Shannon Houser, Ph.D., MPH, RHIA, FAHIMA

Shannon Houser, Ph.D., MPH, RHIA, FAHIMA

Research/ Data Analytics Chair

Lakesha Kinnerson, MPH, RHIA, CPHQ

Lakesha Kinnerson, MPH, RHIA, CPHQ

Special Projects Chair

Lori Blubaugh, RHIT

Lori Blubaugh, RHIT

Student Relations Chair

Donna Conn, RHIA, CCS

Donna Conn, RHIA, CCS

Student Relations Co-Chair

Kristin Griffin

Kristin Griffin

Vendors Chair

Christy Jones, RHIT, CDIP, CCS

Christy Jones, RHIT, CDIP, CCS

Volunteers/Door Prize Chair

Valarie Barnes, RHIT

Valarie Barnes, RHIT

Volunteers/Door Prize Co-Chair

Leah Ainsworth, RHIT, CDIP, CCS

Leah Ainsworth, RHIT, CDIP, CCS

Webinars Chair

Niki Williamson, RHIT

Niki Williamson, RHIT

Webinars Co-Chair

Donna Crew, RHIA, ICD-10 Trainer

Donna Crew, RHIA, ICD-10 Trainer

Alaha Liaison Chair

Donna Crew, RHIA, ICD-10 Trainer

Donna Crew, RHIA, ICD-10 Trainer

HIE Liaison Chair