Arizona Healthcare Financial Management Association (AZHFMA)

National - Board of Directors & RE

HFMA Board of Directors – 2016-17

HFMA’s Board of Directors is composed of 13 members – 9 elected directors, three officers, and the President (HFMA’s chief staff officer). The three officers serve one-year terms and the elected Directors serve three-year terms. All terms of office begin on June 1. This spring, members elected three directors, a Chairman-Elect, and a Secretary/Treasurer from a slate selected by the HFMA Board of Directors. The Chairman-Elect automatically accedes to the office of Chairman. The Board of Directors elected to serve in 2016-17 are as follows:

National Chairman
Mary Mirabelli, FHFMA
Vice President
Global Practice-Healthcare, HP Enterprise Services LLC
Plano, TX

National Chair-Elect
Carol A. Friesen, FHFMA
Vice President, Health System Services
Bryan Health
Lincoln, NE

Kevin F. Brennan, FHFMA, CPA
Executive Vice President, Finance and CFO
Geisinger Health System
Danville, PA

President & CEO
Joseph J. Fifer, FHFMA, CPA
President and CEO
Westchester, IL

National Director
Martin Arrick, MBA, MPH
Managing Director, Corporate and Government Ratings Group
Standard & Poor's Ratings Services
New York, NY

National Director
Penny D. Cermak, FHFMA, CPA
Senior Vice President and CFO, Central Texas Division
Baylor Scott & White Health
Temple, TX

National Director
Edward G. Chadwick
Executive Vice President and CFO
Henry Ford Health System
Detroit, MI

National Director
Dorothy A. Coleman, CPA
Executive Vice President and CFO
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield/The Lifetime Healthcare Companies

National Director
Aaron R. Crane, CPA
Propel Health
West Salem, OR

National Director
Michael J. Dewerff, FHFMA, CPA, MBA

President and CEO
UnityPoint Health
Fort Dodge, IA

National Director
Carole T. Faig, CPA

Ernst & Young, LLP
Houston, TX

National Director
Tammie L. Galindez

Vice President, Practice Management
Conifer Health Solutions
Frisco, TX

Region 10 Executive
Christine Newgren, FHFMA

Chief Compliance Officer/Chief Audit Executive
University of Colorado Health
Aurora, CO