2024 – 2025 Committees

Donna Crew, RHIA, ICD-10 Trainer

Donna Crew, RHIA, ICD-10 Trainer

Advocacy Chair

Laura McRae, RHIT, CCS

Laura McRae, RHIT, CCS

Awards & Recognition Chair

Christy Jones, RHIT, CDIP, CCS

Christy Jones, RHIT, CDIP, CCS

Awards & Recognition Co-Chair

Jennifer Pettus, CCS

Jennifer Pettus, CCS

Coding & CDI Education Co-Chair

Debra Holmes, RN

Debra Holmes, RN

Coding & CDI Education Co-Chair

Rachel Mitchell, RHIA, CIC, COC, CPC, CRCR

Rachel Mitchell, RHIA, CIC, COC, CPC, CRCR

Coding & CDI Education

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

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

Data Analytics & Informatics Chair

Lakesha Kinnerson, MPH, RHIA, CPHQ

Lakesha Kinnerson, MPH, RHIA, CPHQ

Data Analytics & Informatics Co-Chair

Samantha Walker, RHIA, CDIP, CCS

Samantha Walker, RHIA, CDIP, CCS

Nominating Chair

Brenda Moody, RHIA, CCS

Brenda Moody, RHIA, CCS

Nominating Co-Chair

Rachel Mitchell, RHIA, CIC, COC, CPC, CRCR

Rachel Mitchell, RHIA, CIC, COC, CPC, CRCR

Nominating

Dr. Shannon Harris, PhD, RHIA

Dr. Shannon Harris, PhD, RHIA

Privacy & Security Education Chair

Leigh Aufdemorte, RHIA

Leigh Aufdemorte, RHIA

Privacy & Security Education Co-Chair

Dr. Linda Ponder, MSHI, RHIA, CHTS

Dr. Linda Ponder, MSHI, RHIA, CHTS

Program & Special Events Chair

Kristin Griffin

Kristin Griffin

Program & Special Events Co-Chair

Amy Pritchett, RAP, CRC, CPA-RA, CCS, CPC, CPMA, CPCO, CDEI, CDEO, CDEC, CANPC, CASCC, CMPM

Amy Pritchett, RAP, CRC, CPA-RA, CCS, CPC, CPMA, CPCO, CDEI, CDEO, CDEC, CANPC, CASCC, CMPM

Revenue Cycle Education Chair

Karem Coker, CCS

Karem Coker, CCS

Social Media Communications Chair

Shamika Yarbrough, MS-HIIM, RHIA

Shamika Yarbrough, MS-HIIM, RHIA

Social Media Communications Co-Chair

Michelle Esquire, RHIT

Michelle Esquire, RHIT

Social Media Communications

Phantasha O’Neal

Phantasha O’Neal

Student Relations Chair

Lori Blubaugh, RHIA

Lori Blubaugh, RHIA

Student Relations Co-Chair

Kristin Griffin

Kristin Griffin

Vendor Relations Chair

Michael Sherrell

Michael Sherrell

Vendor Relations Co-Chair