Distinguished Members

Year Names
1985-86 Marie Meadows, RRA
1986-87 Shirley Cook, RRA
1987-88 Linda Culp, RRA
1988-89 Betty Payne, RRA
1989-90 Sharon Pruett, ART
1990-91 Catherine Porter, RRA
1991-92 Phyllis Gore, RRA
1992-93 Bonie Neil, ART
1993-94 Cathy Allen, RRA
1994-95 Ellen Gallourakis, RRA
1995-96 Niki Hutzler, RRA
1996-97 Terry Small, ART
1997-98 Pam Smith, ART
1998-99 Christine Metheny, ART
1999-00 Melissa Martin, RHIT
2000-01 Tamela McQuiston, RHIT
2001-02 Barbara Abbadini, RHIT
2002-03 Kimberly Raines, RHIT, CPC
2003-04 Janet B. Smith, MBA, RHIA
2004-05 No award given
2005-06 Beverly Ellis, RHIT, CCS
2006-07 Amy Cunningham, RHIA, CTR, CPC
2007-08 Tina Williams, RHIA
2008-09 Ruth Wingfield, RHIA, CCS, CCS-P
2009-10 Nancy Hageman, RHIA, CPHQ
2010-11 Melissa Maston, RHIA, CCS
2011-12 Ebenetta Rhinehart, MBA, RHIA, CCS, CTR
2012-13 M. Beth Shanholtzer, RHIA, M. ED
2013-14 Vickie L Findley, RHIA
2014-15 Debbie A. Lupton, RHIT
2015-16 LaRonica “Ronnie” Decker-Tomlinson, MBA, RHIA, BCTMB, LMT
2016-17 Debbie Parenti, RHIT
2017-18 Brett Randolph, RHIT, CDIP, CCS

Presidents

Year Names Comments
1959-60 Mary Lynch, RRA  
1960-61 Zetra Kennedy, RRA  
1961-62 Virginia Fields, RRA  
1962-63 Pansy Gilmore, RRA  
1963-64 Sophia M. Griffith, RRA  
1964-65 Sister Assumpta, RRA  
1965-66 Mary Lynch, RRA second term
1966-67 Shirley Cook, RRA  
1967-68 Pansy Gilmore, RRA second term
1968-69 Catherine Bowling, RRA  
1969-70 Evelyn McGire, RRA  
1970-71 Marie Kraft, RRA  
1971-72 Marie Meadows, RRA  
1972-73 Sophia M. Griffith, RRA second term
1973-74 Linda Culp, RRA AHIMA President
1974-75 Shirley Cook, RRA second term
1975-76 Jean Martin, ART 1st ART president
1976-77 Mary Lynch, RRA third term
1977-78 Bonnie McKinney, ART  
1978-79 Evelyn McGire, RRA second term
1979-80 Sharon Pruett, ART  
1980-81 Anna Kraus, RRA  
1981-82 Anna Kraus, RRA second term
1982-83 Betty Payne, RRA, ART  
1983-84 Evelyn McGire, RRA third term
1984-85 Denise Koehler, RRA  
1985-86 Niki Hutzler, RRA  
1986-87 Larry K. Ball, ART  
1987-88 Bonnie Flannery, RRA  
1988-89 Catherine Porter, RRA  
1989-90 Phyllis Gore, RRA  
1990-91 Janet Barickman-Smith, RRA  
1991-92 Cathy Allen, RRA  
1992-93 Ellen Gallourakis, RRA  
1993-94 Terry Small, ART  
1994-95 Beverly Tharp, ART  
1995-96 Pam Smith, ART  
1996-97 Christine Metheny, ART  
1997-98 Barbara Rose, RRA  
1998-99 Helen Rohal, ART  
1999-00 Melissa Martin, RHIT  
2000-01 Kim Raines, RHIT  
2001-02 Barbara Abbadini, RHIT  
2002-03 Beverly Ellis, RHIT  
2003-04 Tina Williams, RHIA  
2004-05 LaRonica Decker, MBA, RHIA  
2005-06 Angela Knight,RHIT  
2006-07 Christine Metheny, RHIT  
2007-08 Melissa Maston, RHIA, CCS  
2008-09 Savithri Kamath, MS, RHIA, CCS  
2009-10 Debbie Parenti, RHIT  
2010-11 Brett Randolph, RHIT  
2011-12 Beth Shanholtzer, MAEd, RHIA  
2012-13 Ruth Wingfield, RHIA, CCS, CCS-P  
2013-14 Nancy L Hageman, RHIA  
2014-15 Kathy M Johnson, RHIA  
2015-16 Nelson R. Liston II, RHIT  
2016-17 Christine Metheny, RHIA third term
2017-18 Megan McDougal, MS, RHIA, CHTS-IM  

Secretaries

Year Names
1970-71 Jean Tenney, ART
1971-72 Virginia Hudson, ART
1972-73 Jean Martin, ART
1973-74 Marie Meadows, RRA
1974-75 Betty Bick, ART
1975-76 Sharon Pruett, RRA
1976-77 Evelyn McQuire, RRA
1977-78 Maxine Lowe, ART
1978-79 Shirley Cook, RRA
1979-80 Anna Lee Meadows, ART
1980-81 Jean Ringer, ART
1981-82 Glenna Wolfe, ART
1982-83 Mary Alice Murphy, ART
1983-84 Cathy Chittum, ART
1984-85 LouAnn Turner, RRA
1985-86 Vickie Fogg, ART
1986-87 Debbie Bird, RRA
1987-88 Karen Lewis, RRA
1988-89 Terry Small, ART
1989-90 Terry Small, ART
1990-91 Kambi Duell, RRA
1991-92 Christine Metheny, ART
1992-93 Niki Hutzler, RRA
1993-94 Angela Smith, ART
1994-95 Barbara Rose, RRA
1995-96 Melissa Martin, ART
1996-97 Barbara Abbadini, ART
1997-98 Kim Raines, ART
1998-99 Kim Raines, ART
1999-00 Vickie Fogg, RHIA
2000-01 Samatha Choff, RHIT
2001-02 Vickie Findley, RHIA
2002-03 Melissa Maston, RHIT
2003-04 Kimberly Raines, RHIT, CPC
2004-05 Lynn Jarrett, RHIT
2005-06 Michele Williams, RHIA
2006-07 Michele Williams, RHIA
2007-08 Pat Norman, RHIT
2008-09 Pat Norman, RHIT
2009-10 Michele Williams, RHIA
2010-11 Ruth Wingfield, RHIA, CCS, CCS-P
2011-12 Megan McDougal, RHIT
2012-13 Tina Williams, RHIA
2013-14 Jamie L Anderson, RHIT, CHTS-IM
2014-15 Jane A Barker, RHIA, CCS
2015-16 Jennifer Royce, RHIT
2016-17 Stephanie Newbrough, RHIT
2017-18 Ashley Simmons, RHIA, CCS

Treasurers

Year Names Comments
1970-71 Betty Seal, ART  
1971-72 Justine Danser, ART  
1972-73 Betty Bick, ART  
1973-74 Irene Coffman, ART  
1974-75 Nancy Sisler, ART  
1975-76 Betty Payne, ART  
1976-77 Sophia Griffith, RRA  
1977-78 Ann Kraus, RRA  
1978-79 Marie Meadows, RRA  
1979-80 Shirley Cook, RRA  
1980-81 Wanda Parsons, ART  
1981-82 Sylvia Hovermale, ART  
1982-83 Mary Martinelli, ART  
1983-84 Barbara Adkins, ART  
1984-85 Bonnie Flannery, RRA  
1985-86 Laura Renner, ART  
1986-87 Linda Lang, ART  
1987-88 Irene Coffman, ART  
1988-89 Joy Moore, ART start of 2 yr terms
1989-90 Joy Moore, ART  
1990-91 Niki Hutzler, RRA  
1991-92 Niki Hutzler, RRA  
1992-93 Pam Smith, ART  
1993-94 Pam Smith, ART  
1994-95 Ellen Gallourakis, RRA  
1995-96 Ellen Gallourakis, RRA  
1996-97 Helen Rohal, ART  
1997-98 Helen Rohal, ART  
1998-99 Pam Smith, ART  
1999-00 Pam Smith, ART  
2000-01 Nancy Hageman, RHIA  
2001-02 Nancy Hageman, RHIA  
2002-03 Nancy Hageman, RHIA  
2003-04 Melissa Maston, RHIT  
2004-05 Melissa Maston, RHIT  
2005-06 Debbie Parenti, RHIT  
2006-07 Debbie Parenti, RHIT  
2007-08 Michele Williams, RHIA  
2008-09 Michele Williams, RHIA  
2009-10 Carol Talkington, RHIA  
2010-11 Carol Talkington, RHIA  
2011-12 Linda Kimes, RHIT  
2012-13 Linda Kimes, RHIT  
2013-14 Ruth M Wingfield, RHIA, CCS, CCS-P  
2014-15 Nancy L Hageman, RHIA  
2016-17 Nancy L Hageman, RHIA  
2017-18 Jennifer Royce, RHIT  

Delegates/Directors

Year Names (1)   Names (2)   Names (3)   Names (4)   Comments
1964-65 Sophia Griffith, RRA                
1965-66                  
1966-67 Sophia Griffith, RRA                
1967-68                  
1968-69 Sophia Griffith, RRA                
1969-70 Evelyn McGuire, RRA                
1970-71 Irene Coffman, ART                
1971-72 Sophia Griffith, RRA   Marie Meadows, RRA            
1972-73 Evelyn McGuire, RRA   Wanda Parsons, ART            
1973-74                  
1974-75 Linda Culp, RRA   Bonnie McKinney, ART            
1975-76 Betty Bick, ART   Sophia Griffith, RRA            
1976-77 Jean Martin, ART   Marie Meadows, RRA            
1977-78                  
1978-79 Linda Culp, RRA   Bonnie McKinney, ART            
1979-80 Linda Culp, RRA   Helen Drumm, ART            
1980-81 Helen Drumm, ART   Evelyn McGuire, RRA            
1981-82 Evelyn McGuire, RRA   Mary Allice Murphy, ART            
1982-83 Mary Allice Murphy, ART   Sophia Griffith, RRA   Linda Culp, RRA        
1983-84 Linda Culp, RRA   Betty Payne, RRA   Jean Martin, ART        
1984-85 Betty Payne, RRA   Mary Martinelli, ART            
1985-86 Betty Payne, RRA   Denise Koehler, RRA            
1986-87 Denise Koehler, RRA   Phyllis Gore, RRA            
1987-88 Phyllis Gore, RRA   Beverly Tharp, ART            
1988-89 Beverly Tharp, ART   Cathy Allen, RRA            
1989-90 Cathy Allen, RRA   Catherine Porter, RRA            
1990-91 Catherine Porter, RRA   Phyllis Gore, RRA            
1991-92 Phyllis Gore, RRA   Terry Small, ART            
1992-93 Terry Small, ART   Cathy Allen, RRA            
1993-94 Cathy Allen, RRA   Ellen Gallourakis, RRA            
1994-95 Ellen Gallourakis, RRA                
1995-96 Pam Smith, ART   Christine Metheny, ART   Helen Rohal, ART        
1996-97                  
1997-98                  
1998-99 Helen Rohal, ART   Melissa Martin, ART            
1999-00 Melissa Martin, RHIT   Kim Raines, RHIT   Beverly Ellis, RHIT       Pres,Pres-Elect,VP
2000-01 Kim Raines, RHIT   Barbara Abbadini, RHIT   Becky Lake, RHIT        
2001-02 Kim Raines, RHIT   Tina Williams, RHIA   Debbie Lupton, RHIT        
2002-03 Beverly Ellis, RHIT   Tina Williams, RHIA   LaRonica Decker, RHIA        
2003-04 Tina Williams, RHIA   Beverly Ellis, RHIT           Pres, Pres Elect, Past Pres
2004-05 LaRonica Decker, MBA, RHIA   Tina Williams, RHIA   Teresa Beck, RHIA       Pres, Pres Elect, Past Pres
2005-06 Angela Knight, RHIT   LaRonica Decker, RHIA   Christine Metheny, RHIT   Kim Raines, RHIT, CPC   Pres, Past Pres, Pres Elect, VP
2006-07 Christine Metheny, RHIT   Angela Knight, RHIT   Melissa Maston, RHIA, CCS   Beverly Ellis, RHIT, CCS   Pres, Past Pres, Pres Elect, VP
2007-08 Melissa Maston, RHIA, CCS   Christine Metheny, RHIT   Savithri Kamath, MS, RHIA, CCS   Beverly Ellis, RHIT, CCS   Pres, Past Pres, Pres Elect, VP
2008-09 Melissa Maston, RHIA, CCS   Debbie Parenti, RHIT   Savithri Kamath, MS, RHIA, CCS   Beverly Ellis, RHIT, CCS    
2009-10 Debbie Parenti, RHIT   Savithri Kamath, MS, RHIA, CCS   Beverly Ellis, RHIT, CCS   Brett Randolph RHIT, CCS    
2010-11 Nelson Liston, RHIT   Debbie Lupton, RHIT   Melanie Ball, RHIT        
2011-12 Kathy Johnson, RHIA   Nelson Liston, RHIT   Debbie Lupton, RHIT        
2012-13 Bonnie Neil, RHIT, CCS   Kathy Johnson, RHIA   Nelson Liston, RHIT        
2013-14 Kathy M Johnson, RHIA   Bonnie Neil, RHIT, CCS   Megan A McDougal, MS, RHIA, CHTS-IM        
2014-15 Bonnie Neil, RHIT, CCS   Megan A McDougal, MS, RHIA, CHTS-IM   Jamie L Anderson, RHIT, CHTS-IM        
2015-16 Vickie Findley, RHIA   Jamie L. Anderson, RHIT   Megan McDougal, MS, RHIA, CHTS-IM       3rd, 2nd, 1st Year Directors  
2016-17 Linda Clagg, RHIT   Vickie Findley, RHIA   Jamie L. Anderson, RHIT       3rd, 2nd, 1st Year Directors  
2017-18 Jennifer Royce, RHIT   Linda Clagg, RHIT   Vickie Findley, RHIA       3rd, 2nd, 1st Year Directors