Recognition Award Recipients

Distinguished Member Award
2017 Henryetta “Henri” Wynne, MA, RHIA
2016 Tracy Elmer, RHIA
2015 Marie Conde, MPA, RHIA, CCS, FAHIMA
2014 Pam Lane, MS, RHIA, CPHIMS
2013 Debi Primeau, MA, RHIA, FAHIMA
2012 Michael Ball, RHIA
2011 Deborah A. Kohn, MPH, RHIA, FACHE, CPHIMS, FHIMSS
2010 Shirlie Marymee, RHIA, CHP
2009 Cassi Birnbaum, RHIA, CPHQ
2008 Not Awarded
2007 Lynda Russell, EdD, JD, RHIA, CHP
2006 April D. Robertson, MPA, RHIA, CHP
2005 Cynthia Doyon, RHIA
2004 LaVonne LaMoureaux, RHIA, CAE
2003 Gloryanne H. Bryant, RHIT, CCS
2002 Rosanne C. Lippert, MHS, RHIA
2001 Lorraine M. Fernandes, RHIA
2000 Not awarded
1999 Monica Pappas, RHIA
1998 Maida Reavis Herbst, RHIA
1997 Not Awarded
1996 Kathy L. McCaffrey, RHIA
1995 Rhonda W. Anderson, RHIA
1994 Ellen S. MacDonald, MPH, RHIA, CCS
1993 Ann G. Uniack, RHIA
1992 Joanne M. Picukaric, MPH, RHIA
1991 Pamela K. Wear, MBA, RHIA
1990 Thelma Sebby Oviatt, RHIA
1989 Jessie C. Hall, RHIT
1988 Alicia Green, RHIA
1987 F. Faye Brown, RHIA
Distinguished Member Award Winner
Henryetta “Henri” Wynne
MA, RHIA
Educator Award
2017 Dorothy Hendrix, PhD, RHIT
2016 Connie Renda, MA, RHIA, CHDA
2016 Wanda Ziemba, EJD, MFA, RHIT, CCS, CHC,
CHCO/CHCC, CPC
2015 Monica Thurston, MBA, RHIA
2014 Lynda Russell, JD, EdD, MA, RHIA, CHP
2013 Debbie Hamada, MA, RHIA
2012 Dorothy Roane, RHIA
2011 Janet L. Robertson, RHIA
2010 Marilyn Davidian, MPH, PhD, RHIA
2009 Sarah Edwards, RHIA
2008 Marie Conde, MPA, RHIA, CCS
2007 Sue Willner, RHIA
2006 Etta Harris Vernon, RHIT
2005 Not awarded
2004 Teddy L. Scribner, MS, RHIA, RHIT, CMT
2003 Sue A. Watkins, RHIA, CTR
2002 Rosalie M. Majid, RHIA
2001 Diana S. Medal, RHIA, CCS, CCS-P, CPC
2000 Leah L. Davidson, MPH, RHIA
Educator Award Winner
Dorothy Hendrix
PhD, RHIT
HIM Industry Champion Award
2017 Vivian Thomas, RHIA, CDIP, CHDA, CHPS, CPHQ
2016 Dorothy O’Hagan, MNLM, RHIT, CCS
2015 Gloryanne Bryant, RHIA, CDIP, CCS, CCDS
2014 Debi Boynton
2013 Caban Resources, LLC
2012 HFS Consultants, Inc.
2011 SOURCECORP
2009 Candace Diamond
2008 Alan Jergesen, JD
2007 Robert Powell, JD
2006 Donna Paine
2005 CHIS, Inc.
2004 OSHPD Patient Data Section
2003 Claudine L. DeFazio, RHIA
2002 Colleen R. Pearson, MHA, RHIT
2001 Marilyn R. Taylor, RHIT
2000 Lewis R. Green, Jr.
Industry Champion Award Winner
Vivian Thomas
RHIA, CDIP, CHDA,
CHPS, CPHQ
Literary Award
2017 Melanie Meyer, MHA, RHIT, CCS, CPHQ
2016 Not Awarded
2015 Not Awarded
2014 Not Awarded
2013 Monica Leisch, RHIA, CCS
2010 Gayle Old-Smith, RHIA
2009 April Robertson, MPA, RHIA, CHP, FAHIMA
2008 Not Awarded
2007 Not Awarded
2006 Not awarded
2005 Anita Buescher, RHIA, CHP
2004 Lynda A. Russell, EdD, JD, RHIA, CHP
2003 Not awarded
2002 Maida Reavis Herbst, RHIT
2001 Not awarded
2000 Gloryanne H. Bryant, RHIT, CCS
1999 Not awarded
1998 Sharon I. Lewis, MBA, RHIA
1997 Vicky Lynn Howe, RHIT
1996 Deborah A. Kohn, RHIA
1995 Ginger L. Cox, RHIT, CCS
1994 Judith A. Holloway, MPH, RHIA
1993 Not awarded
1992 Not awarded
1991 Mary Frances Miller, MS, RHIA
1990 Sally P. Stewart, RHIA
1989 Pamela K. Wear, MBA, RHIA
1988 Sarah A. O’Gara, RHIA
1987 Cheryl E. Servais, MPH, RHIA, CCS
Literary Award Winner
Melanie Meyer
MHA, RHIT, CCS, CPHQ
Mentor Award
2017 Melany Merryman, MSL, RHIA, CRCR
2016 Not Awarded
 
Mentor Award Winner
Melany Merryman
MSL, RHIA, CRCR
Rising Star Award
2017 Krista McComb, RHIT, CCS-P
2016 Patricia Conover, RHIT
2015 Paris Hill
2015 Khanh Shafer
2014 Robin Hernandez
2010 Vilena Boussarova, RHIT
2009 Antoinette (Lauri) Beltrand, RHIT
Rising Star Award Winner
Krista McComb
RHIT, CCS-P
Volunteer Award
2017 Gloryanne Bryant, RHIA, CDIP, CCS, CCDS
2016 Liz Duggan Graham, RHIT, CCS
2016 Victoria Hernandez, RHIA, CDIP, CCS, CRCR
2016 Heidi Shaffer, RHIA
2016 Roy Shurtliff, RHIT
2016 Chantel Suzstar, RHIT, CCS, CCS-P, CHC
Volunteer Award Winner
Gloryanne Bryant
RHIA, CDIP, CCS, CCDS