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.

2018-19 Board of Directors

President/Chair 2018-19

Jeffery Youngs, RHIT 
AHIMA Delegate 2018-19 
Member, Executive Committee


President/Chair-Elect 2018-19

Sue Clarke-Kendrick, MHA, RHIA 
AHIMA Delegate 2018-19                                                                                                
Member, Executive Committee


Past President/Chair 2018-19

Kim Charland, BA, RHIT, CCS
AHIMA Delegate 2018-19
Member, Executive Committee


Treasurer/Finance Director 2013-14 | 2014-15 | 2015-16 | 2016-17 | 2017-18 | 2018-19

Frances A. Scott, RHIA
Member, Executive Committee
Chair, Finance Committee


Advocacy Director 2018-19

Darlene McKendrick, RHIT, CCS
Chair, Legislative Committee


Education/Programs Director 2018-19

Leslie Mills, RHIA
Chair, Education Committee


Communications Director 2018-19

Tennille Schmitt, RHIT
Chair, Communications Committee