Leadership

The New York Health Information Management Association is governed by a Board of Directors who direct the Central Office staff in managing the Association's business. NYHIMA is served by volunteer committees and maintains an office in Albany, New York.

2017-18 Board of Directors

President/Chair 2017-18

Kim Charland, BA, RHIT, CCS
Board Liaison to Northern NY Locals 
AHIMA Delegate 2017-18 
Member, Executive Committee

 

President/Chair-Elect 2017-18

Jeffery Youngs, RHIT 
Board Liaison to Central NY and Northern NY Locals                                                                                               AHIMA Delegate 2017-18
Member, Executive Committee

 

Past President/Chair 2017-18

Christine Edwards, RHIA, CHP
Board Liaison to Long Island Local
AHIMA Delegate 2017-18 
Member, Executive Committee

 

Treasurer/Finance Director 2013-14 / 2014-15/ 2015-16/ 2016-17/ 2017-18

Frances A. Scott, RHIA
Board Liaison to Southeastern NY Local
Member, Executive Committee
Chair, Finance Committee

 

Legislative Director 2017-18

Peggy Ann Presbyla, RHIA, CHP
Board Liaison to Central NY 
Chair, Legislative Committee

 

Education/Programs Director 2017-18

Sue Clarke-Kendrick, RHIA 
Board Liaison and President toTappan Zee Local
Chair, Education Committee

 

Secretary/Communications Director 2016-17/ 2017-18

Shea Coleman, RHIT
Board Liaison to Rochester Local
Member, Executive Committee
Chair, Editorial Board