Chapter Committees

Chapter Committees

Annual Institute Deputy Chair

Jigisha Hanel
Doctors Community Hospital
(410) 659-3470

The Annual Institute Committee prepares, organizes, and coordinates the three-day Annual Institute. Through consultation with CFOs and other healthcare leaders, the committee chooses the topics for the educational sessions, obtains the speakers, makes arrangements for entertainment, and coordinates all other activities and events.

Certification Chair

Linker S. Mills
MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center
(443) 777-7949

The Certification Committee is responsible for ensuring information is available about certification and fellowship in a convenient form, scheduling training sessions for the CHFP exam, and working with certified members to help maintain their certification.

Chapter Education Chair (Program)

James M Case
Kpmg Llp
(301) 938-1225

The Program Committee identifies topics which focus on the current and future needs of the membership and develops the Chapter educational calendar for the year.  The Committee also obtains the speakers, secures the location and amenities for each program, and implements and evaluates the programs.  It is also responsible for monitoring compliance with requirements for eligibility for continuing professional education credit in accordance with the Chapter’s agreement with the Maryland State Board of Public Accountancy.  It maintains records to support the determination of credit hours and to support attendance at each program.

Community Service Chair

Arin D. Foreman
Johns Hopkins Medicine
(301) 768-7579

The Community Service Committee is responsible for engaging Chapter membership in giving back to the community.  As a group, this Committee brainstorms activities or events to benefit local or regional philanthropic organizations.  The Committee shares the responsibilities of researching community organizations, gathering necessary materials, promoting initiatives or events, staffing collection tables, and delivering donations.

Membership Chair

Katie Eckert
(410) 443-5427

The Membership Committee is responsible for recruitment and retention of Membership.  Additionally, the Committee coordinates and staff's registration at Chapter events.  Finally, the Membership Committee coordinates access to the Membership Directory.

Newsletter Chair

Lucas H Sater
Berkeley Research Group
(301) 807-7068

The Newsletter Committee is responsible for the coordination and publication of the newsletters for Maryland chapter members.

Volunteer Chair

Charles M. Cronauer
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Ctr
(410) 446-4251

The Volunteer Committee is responsible for matching members who express a desire to get more involved in the Maryland Chapter with one or more of the various Chapter committees.

Website / Social Media Committee Chair

Joshua A. Campbell, FHFMA
GBMC HealthCare, Inc.
(410) 328-8238

The Website / Social Media Committee is responsible for maintaining and disseminating the content of our Chapter’s website, event registrations, and communications with the membership.  As well as local chapter information, the website is utilized to share National HFMA news and polices.