NAMSS Fellows

Applications for the NAMSS 2020 Fellow Designation are now open!

NAMSS is pleased to announce that the following individuals have earned the NAMSS Fellow Designation (FMSP) – the pinnacle of achievement and acknowledgment for the medical services professional, recognizing a career MSP who has made outstanding contributions to the profession through service as a leader, mentor, and educator. The NAMSS Fellow Designation signifies knowledge, service to the organization, and advancement of the profession. 

2019 Fellows  

  • Sue Hastings, MAOL, CPMSM, CPCS, FMSP, Credentialing Manager, Arise Health Plan/WPS Health Solutions, Green Bay, WI
  • Lisa Kuklinski, CPCS, CPMSM, FMSP, Manager, Medical Staff Services, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA
  • Diane Meldi, MBA, CPCS, CPMSM, FMSP, Executive Director, Mercy Health, Springfield, MO
  • Janet Wilson, CPCS, CPMSM, FMSP, Division Director, CTX Medical Staff Services and CVS, Baylor Scott & White Health, Temple, TX


2016-2018 Fellows

  • Dr. Mary Baker, DHA, CPMSM, CPCS, FMSP, Principal/President, Medical Staff Plus Consulting, LLC, Sanbury, OH
  • Sharon F. Beckley, CPCS, CPMSM, FMSP, Manager, Medical Staff Services, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Wellington, FL 
  • Georganna Biggins, CPCS, CPMSM, FMSP, Director, Medical Staff Services, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WA 
  • Roxanne Chamberlain, MBA, FACHE, CPMSM, CPCS, CPHQ, FMSP, Senior Director of Medical Staff Services, Baystate Health System, Springfield, MA
  • Karen Claxton, CPCS, CPMSM, FMSP, Director, Credentialing & Medical Staff Operations, Meadows Regional Medical Center, Inc., Vidalia, GA 
  • Kate Conklin, MS, CPCS, CPMSM, CPHQ, System Deputy, Compliance & Privacy Officer, Steward Healthcare System, Dallas, TX 
  • Sheryl Davis, BA, CPCS, CPMSM, FMSP, Director, Medical Affairs and Education, Overland Park Regional Medical Center, Overland Park, KS
  • Renee Aird Dengler, RN, MS, CPCS, CPMSM, FMSP, Consultant, Self & Morrisey Associates, Huntly, IL
  • Jerri Dufour, CPCS, CPMSM, FMSP, Associate Director Medical Staff Resources, Encompass Health Corporation, Birmingham, AL 
  • Rebecca Findley, CPCS, CPMSM, FMSP, Manager - Medical Staff Services, Wesley Medical Center, Wichita, KS 
  • Bonnie Gutierrez, BHA, CPMSM, CPCS, FMSP, System Director Medical Staff Services, Centura Health, Parker, CO
  • Diana Hall, CPCS, CPMSM, FMSP, Senior Director, Compliance & Quality Improvement, CREDENT Verification & Licensing Services, Berkley Lake, GA
  • Geneva Harris, CPCS, CPMSM, FMSP, Clinical Affairs Operations Director, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 
  • Julie Hatley, BS, CPMSM, CPCS, FMSP, Peer Review and Provider Onboarding, Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital, Woodsville, OH
  • Sharon Humphreys, BA, CPMSM, CPCS, FMSP, Independent Contractor, Charlotte, NC
  • Ruth Jackson, CPCS, CPMSM, CPHQ, FMSP, Director, Professional Staff Services, Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters, Norfolk, VA
  • Barbara LeGault, CPCS, CPMSM, MS, FMSP, Manager, Medical Staff Services & Credentialing, ThedaCare, Berlin, WI
  • Kathleen Matzka, CPCS, CPMSM, FMSP, Consultant/Speaker, Kathy Matzka, CPMSM, CPCS, LLC, Lebanon, IL
  • Patricia McCurdy, CPCS, CPMSM, FMSP, Director Medical Staff Services, Penn Medicine Princeton Health, Philadelphia, PA
  • Gina Mortensen, BS, CPMSM, CPCS, RHIT, FMSP, Director, Medical Staff Services, Platte Valley Medical Center, Brighton, CO
  • Lorrie Paulus, CPMSM, CPCS, FMSP, Regional Director, Credentials & Medical Staff Affairs, Mercy Health, Fairfield, OH
  • Charles "Chip" Petersen, CPMSM, CPCS, FMSP, President/Consultant, The PETERSEN Group, Livonia, MI
  • Debi Potter, CPMSM, CPCS, FMSP, Manager, Medical Staff Services, LewisGale Hospital Montgomery, Blacksburg, VA
  • Faith Rhoades, MMHC, CPCS, CPMSM, FMSP, Director of Medical Staff Services, Huntsville Hospital, Huntsville, AL
  • Constance E. Riedel, BS, CPCS, CPMSM, FMSP, Regional Director, Medical Staff Services and Centralized Credentialing Office, Mercy Health North LLC, Epsom, NH
  • Julie Simmons, CPCS, CPMSM, FMSP, Manager, Medical Staff Services, Mercy Health-West Hospital, Cincinnati, OH
  • Caroline Strickland, MBA-HCA, CPCS, CPMSM, FMSP, Sr. Director, Northeast Region Privileging, Verification & Licensing, Jackson & Coker Locum Tenens, Alpharetta, GA
  • Michelle Stultz RN, CPMSM, CPCS, FMSP, Senior Director, Medical Staff Services, Cincinnati Children's Hospital, Cincinnati, OH
  • Heidi Thompson, MBA, CPMSM, CPCS, FMSP, System Director of Medical Staff Services, St. Luke's Health System, Boise, ID
  • Amy Wade, BA, CPCS, CPMSM, PHR, FMSP, Executive Director, Medical Staff Services and Human Resources, Community Hospital, Oklahoma City, OK
  • Melissa Walters, MHA, CPMSM, CPCS, MSOW-C, FMSP, Asst. Vice President, Medical Staff Affairs, MedStar Health, Columbia, MD
  • L. Yvonne Warbington, CPCS, CPMSM, FMSP, Manager, Medical Staff Services, Memorial University Medical Center, Savannah, GA
  • Aimee Woolley-Randall, BA, CPCS, CPMSM, MHA, FMSP, System Director Medical Staff Services, Centura Health, Colorado Springs, CO