AHIMA Fellows

Past Award Winners

Donna J. Cartwright, MPA, RHIA, CCS, RAC, FAHIMA

Kathleen A. Frawley, JD, MS, RHIA, FAHIMA (deceased)

Tim J. Keough, MPA, RHIA, FAHIMA

Barbara J. Manger, MPA, RHIA, CCS, FAHIMA

Michele O'Connor, MPA, RHIA, FAHIMA

Robert Perez, MSA, RHIA, FAHIMA

Donna R. Pizzulli, MPA, RHIA, FAHIMA

Susan P. Scully, MS, RHIA, CCS, CCS-P, FAHIMA

Lynette M. Williamson, MBA, RHIA, CCS, CPC, FAHIMA

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The Fellowship program is a program of earned recognition for AHIMA members who made significant and sustained contributions to the profession. Individuals who earn fellowship may use the designation Fellow of the American Health Information Management Association (FAHIMA), and their names will be maintained in the AHIMA Registry of Fellows.

The purpose of the Fellowship program is to:

  • Recognize significant and sustained contribution to advancement of the Health Information Management (HIM) discipline through meritorious service, excellence in professional practice, excellence in HIM education, and advancement of the profession through innovation and knowledge sharing.
  • Provide an incentive for members to contribute to the advancement of the profession.
  • Bring together senior HIM professionals as an organizational resource for continued promotion and development of the profession through a variety of activities.
The Fellowship program has two designations: Fellowship and Candidacy for Fellowship.