KHIMA Committee Members
If you have interest in joining any of the following committees and are an active member, please contact the committee chairs below.
To keep the KHIMA membership informed on all legislation that affects health information practices.
Chair: Stacey Davis, RHIT, CHTS-TR
Member: Caryl Liptak
Member: Margaret Akers, RHIA
Awards and Scholarships Committee
To administer the distribution of scholarships that grant recognition and economic assistance to outstanding students pursuing a career in health information management. In addition, the committee is responsible for selecting recipients of awards that recognize KHIMA members of special accomplishment.
Chair: Heather Tudor, MBA, RHIA, CCRP
Member: Samantha Yoder, RHIA,CPHIMS
Member: Dawn Jackson, DrPH, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA
To assure that the KHIMA bylaws reflect the needs of the Association and remain in conformity with the requirements of the American Health Information Management Association.
Chair: Appointed as needed
To provide educational programs that help KHIMA members meet their needs for professional growth and maintain their credential and to keep the membership informed of other appropriate programs or educational material sponsored by AHIMA or other organizations within the area.
Chair: Stacie Smith, RHIA
Co Chair: Brittani Moberly, RHIA
Member: Kellie Cole, RHIA
Member: Jean Allen Ellington
Member: Kim Shelton
Member: Amy Norrod, MHA, RHIT, CMAA
To work closely with the Education Committee to determine the purpose and scope of the education event. The Committee is responsible for making all arrangements at the venue, including food, conference space, decorations, lodging, and possibly transportation.
Chair: Kelli Lake
Co-Chair: Leah Schilling, MBA, RHIA
Member: Michelle Siler
Member: Jennifer Taylor
Member: Pamela Chandler, M Ed, RHIT, CDIP
Member: Kara Klein
Member: Kamryn Baker, RHIA
To develop a slate of candidates for the annual election of officers and delegates as directed by the KHIMA Bylaws.
Chair: Kim Sargent, RHIA, CHPS, CRCR
Member: Karie Carver, RHIA
Member: Gretchen Catlett, RHIA, CHPS, HCISPP
To increase student involvement through overseeing the student ambassador program and coordinating student-related educational programming.
Chair: Robin Boles, RHIT
Member: Keisjia Mitchell
Member: Caitlin Coldiron
Member: Josie Griffin, RHIA
Operations and Policy Liaison
Chair: Dawn Jackson, DrPH, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA
Chair: Steven Garrett, RHIA
Member: Katherine Woods, MHI, RHIA