2024–2025 Board of Directors

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Elizabeth K. Goetz, RHIA

Elizabeth K. Goetz, RHIA

Dawson Ballard, RHIA, CCS-P, CPC, CPC-P, CEMC, CPMA, AAPC Fellow

Dawson Ballard, RHIA, CCS-P, CPC, CPC-P, CEMC, CPMA, AAPC Fellow

Jaime L. Richling, RHIA, CRC (AAPC)

Jaime L. Richling, RHIA, CRC (AAPC)

Jo Pendergrass, RHIA, MS

Jo Pendergrass, RHIA, MS

Jennifer A. Manahan, MBA, MHCL, MJ, MSHI, RHIA, CHTS-IM, CHC

Jennifer A. Manahan, MBA, MHCL, MJ, MSHI, RHIA, CHTS-IM, CHC

Megan E. Mawhirter, RHIT

Megan E. Mawhirter, RHIT

Kaitlyn Brown, MHSA, RHIA

Kaitlyn Brown, MHSA, RHIA

Committee Chairpersons

Kevin Walter

Kevin Walter

Loretta A. Kirmer, RHIT

Loretta A. Kirmer, RHIT

Brenda S. Olson, RHIA, MSEd

Brenda S. Olson, RHIA, MSEd

Mary Jane Dowler, MS, RHIA

Mary Jane Dowler, MS, RHIA

Jaime L. Richling, RHIA, CRC (AAPC)

Jaime L. Richling, RHIA, CRC (AAPC)

Jennifer Brown, MSL, RHIA

Jennifer Brown, MSL, RHIA

Angelique Jefferson

Angelique Jefferson

Advocacy Liaison

Amber Epperson

Amber Epperson

Other

Sally Othmer

Sally Othmer

KHA Liaison

Ann Nowlin, RHIT

Ann Nowlin, RHIT

Office Coordinator

AHIMA Task Force/Committees/Teams

Kaitlyn Brown, MHSA, RHIA

Kaitlyn Brown, MHSA, RHIA

AHIMA House Leadership

Dawson Ballard, RHIA, CCS-P, CPC, CPC-P, CEMC, CPMA, AAPC Fellow

Dawson Ballard, RHIA, CCS-P, CPC, CPC-P, CEMC, CPMA, AAPC Fellow

AHIMA Envisioning Collaborative

Angelique Jefferson

Angelique Jefferson

Advocacy Liaison