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: Angela Scott, RHIT
Member: Stacey Davis, RHIT, CHITS-TR, CPC-P, CPC, CCA
Member: Olesya Korotyuk, 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: Stephanie Westbrook, RHIA
Member: Steven Garrett, RHIA
Member: Sabrina Colvin
Member: Sarah Peak, RHIT
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: Jessica Dashkiewicz, MHA-HI, RHIA, CCS
Co Chair: Arikka Standafer, RHIA
Member: Peggy Botts, RHIT
Member: Kamryn Baker, RHIA
Member: Toby Clark, MA, RHIA
Member: Teresa Hight, CCS
Member: Kelli Cole
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: Jessica Price, MPA, RHIA
Co-Chair: Karie Howell, RHIA
Member: Kelli Blout
Member: Jennifer Hollen, RHIT
Member:Sandy Hellard, RHIA
Member: Kara Tolley, RHIA
Member: Anita Sutton, RHIA
To develop a slate of candidates for the annual election of officers and delegates as directed by the KHIMA Bylaws.
Chair: John Young, RHIA, CHPS, CPHIMS
Member: Evan Harmon, MHI, RHIA
To increase student involvement through overseeing the student ambassador program and coordinating student-related educational programming.
Chair: Jessica Davis, RHIA
Member: Lydia Sheperd, RHIA
Member: Sarah Shackleford, LPN, RHIT
Member: Melanie Boles, RHIT
American National Student Member:TBD
Gateway College Student Member: TBD
Eastern Kentucky University Student Member: TBD
Western Kentucky University Student Member: TBD
HIM Awareness Campaign Coordinator
Chair: Stacey Davis, RHIT, CHTS-TR, CPC-P, CPC, CCA
Operations and Policy Liaison
Chair: Dawn Jackson, DrPH, RHIA, FAHIMA
Chair: Todd Williams, RHIA