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.

To contact the CHIA President, email President@CaliforniaHIA.org.

2016-2017

President
Deborah Collier, RHIA
President-elect
Brian Faust, MLS, RHIA
Third Year Director
Maria Hewett, MBA, RHIA
Second Year Director
Maria Alizondo, MA, RHIT, FAHIMA
Second Year Director
Liz Allan, RHIA
First Year Director
Diane Brooks, RHIT, CCS, CCS-P
First Year Director
Roy Shurtliff, RHIT
CEO/Executive Director
Sharon Lewis, MBA, RHIA, CHPS, CPHQ, FAHIMA