Board of Directors

2019

Janice Bourgault
Senior Director of Client Services
Onpoint Health Data
jbourgault@onpointhealthdata.org
Other

Niall Brennan
President &CEO
Health Care Cost Institute
nbrennan@healthcostinstitute.org 
Other 

Maria de Jesus Diaz-Perez
Director of Public Reporting
Center for Improving Value in Health Care, Colorado
MDiaz@civhc.org 
Public 

Stefan Gildemeister
Director, Health Economics Program,
Minnesota Department of Health
stefan.gildemeister@state.mn.us 
Public

Karynlee Harrington  
Executive Director
Maine Quality Forum & Maine Health Data Organization
Karynlee.Harrington@maine.gov
Public
Vice Chair 

Nikole Helvey
Bureau Chief
Florida Center for Health Information and Transparency,
Agency for Health Care Administration
Nikole.Helvey@ahca.myflorida.com 
Public 

Kathy Hines
Senior Director of Partner Operations and Data
Compliance Center for Health Information and Analysis,
Massachusetts
Kathy.Hines@state.ma.us 
Public

Starla Ledbetter 
Manager, Data Management Office
California Office of Statewide Health Planning & Development
Starla.Ledbetter@oshpd.ca.gov
Public
Secretary 

Michael Lundberg 
Executive Director
Virginia Health Information
Michael@vhi.org
At Large 

Kevin McAvey
Manatt Health 
KMcAvey@manatt.com 
Other
Treasurer

Patricia Merryweather  
Executive VP for Project Patient Care
Partnership for Patient Safety 
PMerryweather@projectpatientcare.org 
Other 

Kenley Money 
Director of Information Architecture
Arkansas Center for Health Improvement
KMoney@uams.edu
Public 

Srinivas Sridhara
VP Enterorise Data Strategy and Data Science
Optum
srinivas.sridhara@optum.com
Other

Norm Thurston
Director, Office of Health Care Statistics
Utah State Health Department
NThurston@utah.gov
Public
Chair