Board of Directors

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/CEO, who serves ex-officio.

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

2018-2019 CHIA Board of Directors

President
Maria Alizondo, MOL, MLC, RHIT, FAHIMA
President-elect
Nancy Andersen, MS, RHIA, CCS
Past President
Brian Faust, MLS, RHIA
Second Year Director
Melany Merryman, MSL, RHIA, CRCR
Second Year Director
Connie Renda, MA, RHIA, CHDA
First Year Director
Diane Premeau, MBA, MCIS, RHIA, CHP, CHC
First Year Director
Larry Smith, MHA, RHIT
CEO/Executive Director
Sharon Lewis, MBA, RHIA, CHPS, CPHQ, FAHIMA