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Staff Directory

MHA’s continued focus on excellence and organizational strength reflects that of our members.

Led by its president and senior vice presidents, MHA staff helps shape policy and forge a strong, vital health care climate. MHA’s goal is to create an environment that enables our members to improve the health of their patients, organization and community.

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Office of the President
Herb Kuhn

Herb Kuhn

President and CEO
Darla Shipman

Darla Shipman

Assistant to the President
Government Relations
Daniel Landon

Daniel Landon

Senior Vice President of Governmental Relations
Donna Backes

Donna Backes

Assistant to Senior Vice President of Governmental Relations
State Legislation
ROb Monsees

Rob Monsees

Vice President of Legislative Affairs
Bill Anderson

Bill Anderson

Vice President of State Legislation
Clinical Affairs and Compliance
Sarah Willson

Sarah Willson

Vice President of Clinical and Regulatory Affairs
FRA and Medicaid Payment
Kim Duggan

Kim Duggan

Vice President of Medicaid and FRA
Amy Bolkart

Amy Volkart

Director of Medicaid and FRA
Medicaid Operations and Children's Hospitals
Brian Kinkade

Brian Kinkade

Vice President of Children's Health and Medicaid Advocacy
Medicare and Insurance
Andrew Wheeler

Andrew Wheeler

Vice President of Federal Finance
Policy Development
Ted Wedel

Ted Wedel

Vice President of Policy Development
Operations/Support
Deborah Distler

Deborah Distler

Executive Assistant of Compliance and Policy Development
Kathy Hasen

Kathy Hasenbeck

Medicaid and FRA Specialist
Jean Kemper

Jean Kempker

Executive Assistant of Federal Relations and State Legislation
Peggy Taylor

Peggy Taylor

Executive Assistant of Clinical and Regulatory Affairs
Strategic Partnerships & Communications
Mary Becker

Mary Becker

Senior Vice President of Strategic Partnerships and Communications
Jan Trachsel

Jan Trachsel

Assistant to Senior Vice President of Strategic Partnerships and Communications
Communications/Media Relations
Dillon Dave   Source

Dave Dillon

Vice President of Public and Media Relations
Hanauer Kendra   Source

Kendra Hanauer

Vice President of Corporate Communications
Struemph Renee   Source

Renee Wilde

Director of Advocacy Communications
Doerhoff Brooke1   Source

Brooke Doerhoff

Manager of Member Communications and Media Services
Bill Anderson

Brian McGeorge

Manager of Creative Services
Stephanie Buker

Stephanie Buker

Marketing and Project Manager
Education
Daphney Partridge

Daphney Partridge

Vice President of Education
Kita Kay

Rita Kay

Manager of Educational Programs
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Mandi Asbury

Manager of Educational Programs
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Gayla Welsh

Education and Events Coordinator
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Karyn Bonney

Education and Events Coordinator/Executive Assistant
Membership Services
McNally Bryant   Source

Bryant McNally

Division Vice President of Membership Services and Executive Director of The Health Alliance of Mid-America
Downing Dana   Source

Dana Dahl

Vice President of Membership Services
Boessen Carol   Source

Carol Boessen

Director of Membership Services
Boyce Becky   Source

Becky Boyce

Membership Services Coordinator
Kelsey Pam   Source

Pam Dykstra

Executive Assistant and MOSHE Coordinator
Workforce
Jill Williams

Jill Williams

Vice President of Workforce Initiatives
Jean Klindt

Jean Klindt

Manager of Workforce Programs
Strategic Quality Initiatives
Porth Leslie   Source

Leslie Porth

Senior Vice President of Strategic Quality Initiatives
Strope Kristy3   Source

Kristy Strope

Assistant to Senior Vice President of Strategic Quality Initiatives
Clinical Quality Improvement
Williams Alison2   Source

Alison Williams

Vice President of Clinical Quality Improvement
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Kelsey Hussey

Director of Maternal-Child Health
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Becki Orscheln

Executive Assistant and Data Coordinator
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Stephanie Horn

Executive Assistant
Emergency Preparedness
Gatz Jackie   Source

Jackie Gatz

Vice President of Safety and Preparedness
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Kara Amann-Kale

Manager of Emergency Preparedness/Coalition Administrative Liaison
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Keri Barclay

Manager of Clinical Preparedness/Coalition Administrative Liaison
Hollis Stacie2   Source

Stacie Hollis

Manager of Emergency Preparedness/Coalition Administrative Liaison
Hutson Carissa   Source

Carissa Van Hunnik

Manager of Emergency Preparedness/Coalition Administrative Liaison
Grant Coordination
Medina Yoshelin   Source

Yoshelin Medina

Grant Management Specialist
Hospital Improvement Innovation Network
Rowden Jessica   Source

Jessica Stultz

Director of Clinical Quality
Opioid State Targeted Response Grant
Billings Shawn   Source

Shawn Billings

Vice President of Substance Use Programming
Quality Program Development
Bauer Terrie   Source

Terrie Bauer

Vice President of Process Improvement
Njenga Stephen3   Source

Stephen Njenga

Director of Performance Measurement Compliance
Quality Works
Buschjost Sherry   Source

Sherry Buschjost

Vice President of Quality Services
Purdy Karen   Source

Karen Purdy

Quality Works Manager
Schmitz Kathleen   Source

Kathleen Schmitz

Part-Time Quality Reporting Educator and Analyst
HIDI
Rogers Theresa   Source

Theresa Roark

Senior Vice President of Research, Data and Information Services
Williams Jill1   Source

Jill Schroeder

Assistant to Senior Vice President of Research, Data and Information Services
Client Services
Motter Jamey   Source

Jamey Motter

Vice President of Client Services and Delivery
Bill Anderson

Rich Kliethermes

Vice President of ADT Solutions
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Lori Darr

Director of ADT Solutions
Warchol Steve2   Source

Steve Warchol

Senior Director of Client Outreach
Bax Josette   Source

Josette Bax

Director of Clinical Program Development
VanOvershelde Shane   Source

Shane VanOverschelde

Senior Data Analyst
Conn Chris   Source

Chris Conn

Information Services Junior Analyst
Bell Linda   Source

Linda Bell

Customer Support Manager
Information Technology
Bonine Darrell   Source

Darrell Bonine

Senior Technology Director/Programmer
Huckabay James   Source

James Huckabay

Director of Technology Support Services
Bill Anderson

Thomas Beckwith

Computer Information Technologist
Programming, Software and Report Development
Thurston Jon   Source

Jon Thruston

Vice President of Systems Programming and Integration
Jungmeyer Jason   Source

Jason Jungmeyer

Director of Technology Systems Support Services
Iler Jeff   Source

Jeff Iler

Director of Business Intelligence Databases
Jungmeyer Darrell   Source

Darrell Jungmeyer

Senior Programmer/Analyst
Dishman James   Source

James Dishman

Senior Product Manager, Business Intelligence
Lueckenotto Tanya   Source

Tanya Lueckenotto

Senior Business Analyst
Dickerson Adam   Source

Adam Dickerson

Programmer/Analyst
Scott Robert   Source

Robert Scott

Programmer/Analyst
Stock Kevin   Source

Kevin Stock

Programmer/Analyst
Bill Anderson

Jeremy Johnson

Business Intelligence Product Developer
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Laura Lewis

Business Analyst
Research & Analytics
Reidhead Mat   Source

Mat Reidhead

Vice President of Research and Analytics
Waterman Brian   Source 1

Brian Waterman

Vice President of Solution Strategy and Development Business Solutions
Grotzinger Josh   Source

Josh Grotzinger

Senior Research Analyst
Bill Anderson

Zachary Kueffer

Research Analyst
Operations/Support
Bill Anderson

Tim Bock

Division Vice President of Solution Management and Delivery
Seifert Cerise   Source

Cerise Seifert

Vice President of Information Services
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Holly Heckman

MHA Application Developer/Software Administrator
Eads Cheryl   Source

Cheryl Eads

Executive Assistant
Administration
Poff Kathy   Source

Kathy Poff

Senior Vice President of Administration and Chief Financial Officer
Haynes Janine   Source

Janine Haynes

Assistant to Senior Vice President of Administration and Chief Financial Officer
Accounting
Lang Kevin   Source

Kevin Lang

Vice President of Accounting and Background Check Service
Barrett Teresa3   Source

Teresa Barrett

Director of Accounting
Fick Jamie   Source

Jamie Fick

Director of Accounting
Hatcher Elizabeth   Source

Elizabeth Hatcher

Senior Accountant
Radmacher Lori   Source

Lori Radmacher

Senior Accountant
Cable Amanda   Source

Amanda Cable

Accountant
Background Check Advantage
Kekec Cindy   Source

Cindy Kekec

Director of Background Check Service
Jones Brenda   Source

Brenda Jones

Background Check Coordinator
Trowbridge James2   Source

James Trowbridge

Background Check Coordinator
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Terry Casey

Background Check Technician
Stieferman Laura   Source

Laura Stieferman

Background Check Technician
Human Resources
Branum Craig   Source

Craig Branum

Vice President of Human Resources and Support Services
Berhorst Amanda   Source

Amanda Berhorst

Executive Assistant/Human Resources Specialist
Operations/Support
Bill Anderson

Chris Mangano

Procurement and General Office Manager
Maasen Diane   Source

Diane Maasen

Receptionist
MHA Staff SherylSchmoeger

Sheryl Schmoeger

Administrative and Accounting Clerk
Sparks Helen   Source

Helen Sparks

Printing & Mailing Technician
Skaggs Chris   Source

Chris Skaggs

Building & Grounds Coordinator/Courier
Bill Anderson

Jeff Buschman

Senior Housekeeper
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