Board of Directors

The California Health Information Association (CHIA) is governed by the Board of Directors. Members of CHIA elect a president-elect and two directors each year to serve in the role of governing the association, setting strategy, and maintaining fiscal oversight and fiduciary responsibility. The board consists of eight members including the Executive Director, who serves ex-officio.

2014-2015

President
Shirley Lewis, DPA, MHA, RHIA, CPHQ
President-elect
Sharon Lewis, MBA, RHIA, CHPS, FAHIMA, CPHQ
Past President
Tracy Elmer, RHIA
Second Year Director
Nicolet Araujo, RHIA
Second Year Director
Chantel Susztar, RHIT, CCS, CCS-P
First Year Director
Brian Faust, RHIA
First Year Director
Maria Hewett, MBA, RHIA
CEO/Executive Director
LaVonne LaMoureaux, RHIA, CAE