AAAHC Staff

Executive Office

Therese Poland, RN, BSN, MSN President & CEO (acting)
Breian Meakens, MPA, MBA Chief Operating Officer
Michael Niederpruem, PhD, CAE Sr. VP of Learning and Development
Raymond Grundman, MSN, MPA, FNP-BC, CASC External Relations
Jackie Brunn   Senior Executive Assistant/Governance
Nikki Wszolek Executive Assistant

Legal

Ann Carrera, JD
Senior Counsel, Legislative & Corporate Affairs
Ryan Stillion, JD Paralegal

Human Resources (Surveyor Services) & Administration

Karen Buehring, MBA, SPHR, SHRM-SCP Vice President, HR and Administration
Julie Haugh
Assistant Director, Surveyor Services
Latasha James, PHR, SHRM-CP Sr. Business Partner, Human Resources
Vinay Shah Payroll Specialist
Wanda Walters Office Services Administrator

Finance

Merrissa Yeung Chief Financial Officer (interim) 
Enrique Paz Senior Analyst
Liliya Kim Staff Accountant
Jacqueline Takyi-Yeboah Accounting Clerk

Information Technology

Richard Newman, MBA Director, IT
Frances Springs Application Support Specialist
Glenn Liss
Computer Support Professional

Marketing & Communications

Angela FitzSimmons
Director, Marketing and Communications
Laura Kozak Conference Coordinator
Brian Szumsky Communications Project Manager

Accreditation Services

Cheryl Pistone, RN, MA, MBA Vice President, Accreditation Services (acting)
Dorota Rakowiecki  Director, 
Ambulatory Accreditation Operations
Tom Tassone, MSW  Director, Health Plans
Tarin English Sr. Manager, Accreditation Services 
Rommie Johnson, MPH  Manager, Accreditation Services 
Mona Sweeney, RN, BSN
Assistant Director, Primary Care
Mary Wei Assistant Director, Surgical Care
Vikas Bhala Assistant Director, Client Relations
Accreditation Services is divided into teams that serve specific types of organizations and/or regions. Use the link in the right hand column to find the individuals that serve your organization.

Education & Development

Meg Kerr, MPA Vice President, Education and Development
Debra Levinthal, DPM Director of Education

Institute for Quality Improvement

Naomi Kuznets, PhD Vice President & Senior Director
Belle Lerner, MA

Assistant Director 

Accreditation Services works by team and function to serve specific regions, types of organizations and AAAHC programs. Click here to find the team members who support your organization.

 

Reach any of us by e-mail using firstinitiallastname@aaahc.org.