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Professional Staff

Andrew Arreola

Consultant

 


Andrew Arreola

Consultant

Expertise In...

  • Consultant with more than 12 years of healthcare experience
  • Supply chain expert with 10 years of experience in materials management
  • Expert in sourcing, negotiating, planning, purchasing, inventory management and more
  • Named the National Materials Manager of the Year

Jason Baldwin

MBA

Senior Consultant

 


Jason Baldwin

MBA

Senior Consultant

Expertise In...

  • Cross-industry experience in financial analysis, forecasting, supply chain management and expense auditing
  • Healthcare specific experience in proforma development, supply chain and financial audit, practice acquisition and provider compensation design
  • Telecom, financial services and oil & gas industry experience in cash-flow forecasting, financial modeling and analytical services

Arlene Baril

MHA, RHIA, CHC

Director

 


Arlene Baril

MHA, RHIA, CHC

Director

Expertise In...

  • 40 years of healthcare experience including management/leadership
  • AHIMA certified ICD-10-CM/PCS trainer with hands-on expertise
    in 5 of the CMS PPS systems
  • Experience in HIM operations, revenue cycle assessments and charge description master reviews
  • Audit experience in RAC, APCs,
    MS-DRGs, Profee, ASC, IRF, LTAC, and third-party audits
  • Experience developing Clinical Documentation Improvement programs and staffing

Daniela Bolivar

MHA

Consultant

 


Daniela Bolivar

MHA

Consultant

Expertise In...

  • 10+ years of experience in different healthcare sectors
  • Supports compensation valuation and value-based care teams with strategy, financial modeling, and analyses
  • Expertise includes data management, data analysis, strategy, and operations
  • MHA and BS in Neuroscience and Behavior from Florida Atlantic University

Taylor Burns

ASA

Manager

 


Taylor Burns

ASA

Manager

Expertise In...

  • Expertise in complex financial analyses and valuation modeling
  • Highly skilled in the development of market research, composition of reports/presentations
  • Business valuation expert including fair market valuation and financial reporting within healthcare
  • Accredited senior appraiser with American Society of Appriasers

Connor Campbell

MHA

Consultant

 


Connor Campbell

MHA

Consultant

Expertise In...

  • Data management, clinical laboratory & research expertise
  • Supports compensation and business valuation teams with financial modeling and analysis, market research and narrative
  • Healthcare experience in clinical laboratory monitoring EHR data and counseling staff on protocols
  • MHA and BA in Economics from Saint Louis University

William Cevallos

Administrative Analyst

 


William Cevallos

Administrative Analyst

Expertise In...

  • Data management and analysis
  • Supports audit teams with audit preparation, research and reporting
  • Broad healthcare understanding related to varied consulting projects
  • BS in Health Systems Management from University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Shelly Chamberlain

ASA

Business Personal Property Appraisal

 


Shelly Chamberlain

ASA

Business Personal Property Appraisal

Expertise In...

  • Senior appraiser specializing in healthcare valuation/med. equip.
  • Performed hundreds of business personal property appraisals from furniture to specialized equipment
  • Professional consultant to the IRS, attorneys, accountants, insurance companies, hospitals, businesses
  • President of Denver Chapter of American Society of Appraisers

Kelly Conroy

Director

 


Kelly Conroy

Director

Expertise In...

  • More than 30 years of healthcare finance & management experience
  • Started first Medicare ACO in the country which delivered nearly $40M in savings in its first year
  • Provided leadership for multiple healthcare start-ups focusing on advancements in care delivery
  • Career record of negotiating and increasing revenues through new product offerings while optimizing efficiency and productivity

Amy Crenshaw-Pritchett

CCS, CPC-I, CPMA, CDEO, CASCC, CANPC, CRC, CDEC, CMPM, C-AHI

Senior Consultant

 


Amy Crenshaw-Pritchett

CCS, CPC-I, CPMA, CDEO, CASCC, CANPC, CRC, CDEC, CMPM, C-AHI

Senior Consultant

Expertise In...

  • 25+ years of healthcare experience including medical billing and coding
  • High-level auditing skills encompass facility and professional fee services
  • Has worked with a variety of health systems and academic centers
  • Managed large coding departments and teams as an exceptional leader
  • Develops educational tools and curriculum for medical coding
  • Certified Epic Train the Trainer

Alysia Delozier

CPC

Associate Consultant

 

 

Alysia Delozier

CPC

Associate Consultant

Expertise In...

Bryant Derbyshire

CFA

Consultant

 


Bryant Derbyshire

CFA

Consultant

Expertise In...

  • Supports business valuation team with complex financial modeling and data analysis
  • Healthcare clients and consulting engagements include fair market value opinions for health care transactions, as well as physician and health system arrangements
  • Valuation expertise includes fixed income, equity, real estate, prec-metals, options, swaps, futures, forwards, repurchase agreements
  • CFA charter holder

Carlo Duaban

MHA

Analyst

 


Carlo Duaban

MHA

Analyst

Expertise In...

  • Healthcare experience includes patient-care, front-end revenue cycle management, operations, and process improvement
  • Supports compensation valuation team though modeling, analysis, and market research
  • MHA from Saint Louis University and BS from University of Missouri-Columbia

Stephanie Dunavant

MBA

Consultant

 


Stephanie Dunavant

MBA

Consultant

Expertise In...

  • Focused on physician/advanced provider compensation, cost benefit analysis, financial reporting, contract management
  • Expertise includes analyzing productivity and quality data for bonus compensation, forecasting ROI and identifying trends and variances
  • MBA with a concentration in Finance

Christopher Fete

JD, MHA

Principal

 


Christopher Fete

JD, MHA

Principal

Expertise In...

  • More than 10 years of healthcare consulting experience
  • Focused on provider transaction compliance and regulatory issues and provider alignment strategies
  • Expertise includes fair market value reviews of health care provider compensation arrangements
  • Works with variety of providers including national telemedicine companies, integrated health systems and academic medical centers
Valerie Fitzgerald

Valerie Ivy Fitzgerald

Associate Consultant Administrator

 


Valerie Ivy Fitzgerald

Associate Consultant Administrator

Expertise In...

  • More than 20 years experience in executive administrative support
  • Broad understanding of medical coding, healthcare industry and regulatory requirements
  • Experience includes revenue cycle, reimbursement and advisory, valuation, compliance, coding and auditing services
  • Superior customer service and proficient managing invoicing and accounts receivables

LeeAnn Fox

CPC

Associate Consultant

 

 

LeeAnn Fox

CPC

Associate Consultant

Expertise In...

Melanie Franks

Melanie Franks

MBA

Manager

 


Melanie Franks

MBA

Manager

Expertise In...

  • More than 10 years of valuation experience in healthcare
  • Expert in fair market value assessment for employment, call coverage, administrative services, professional services agreements
  • Performed financial modeling and operational analyses as part of Certificate of Need (CON) applications for multi-facility hospital system
  • BS in statistics and an MBA with concentrations in finance/logistics
Leah Fuller

Leah Fuller

CPC, COC

Senior Consultant

 


Leah Fuller

CPC, COC

Senior Consultant

Expertise In...

  • Responsible for performing quality audits and reviews for a wide variety of documentation, coding and billing assessments
  • Provides education and support information to physicians to ensure understanding of the results
  • Proficient in auditing pain management, primary care procedures, podiatry, urine drug screen laboratory testing and related services
  • Leads teams working to resolve denial follow up issues

Drew Hoffman

MHA

Principal

 


Drew Hoffman

MHA

Principal

Expertise In...

  • Over ten years of professional experience in healthcare valuation, insurance and risk management
  • Expert in healthcare physician compensation, valuation and appraisals with emphasis on fair market value analysis of PSA’s
  • Supports divisions, colleagues and clients with market research, financial analysis, bus. plan dev.

Autumn Hull

CPMA, CPC, CEMC, CCA, CPAR

Supervisor, Professional Audit Services

 

 

Autumn Hull

CPMA, CPC, CEMC, CCA, CPAR

Supervisor, Professional Audit Services

Expertise In...

Mary Hurley

CPC

Associate Consultant

 

 

Mary Hurley

CPC

Associate Consultant

Expertise In...

Sarah Job

MBA

Manager

 


Sarah Job

MBA

Manager

Expertise In...

  • More than thirteen years of healthcare experience
  • Performs fair market value compensation analyses specific to providers and hospital arrangements
  • Experience also includes physician needs assessments, strategic planning and compensation plan design
  • MBA with a concentration in Global Management

Gina Jones

Director of Sales

 


Gina Jones

Director of Sales

Expertise In...

  • More than 17 years of experience as a sales director in the revenue cycle information technology and services industry
  • Skilled in negotiation, sales,  business development, and end to end revenue cycle management within acute and ambulatory organizations
  • HFMA, AHIMA, NAHAM, and HCCA member (national, regional, and local chapters), volunteering in various regions
Jeannie Kelly

Jeannie Kelly

RN, CCDS, BA, MHA

Nurse Executive

 


Jeannie Kelly

RN, CCDS, BA, MHA

Nurse Executive

Expertise In...

  • Skilled and accomplished healthcare consultant with over 25 years of experience
  • Extensive experience in provider quality of care and Medicare payment safeguard functions
  • Directed a variety of Medicare projects, including program integrity verification, secondary payer and medical review reconsideration
  • Serves on the Association of Clinical Documentation Specialists (ACDIS) Regulatory Committee

Carey Lowe-Curry

CPC

Analyst

 


Carey Lowe-Curry

CPC

Analyst

Expertise In...

  • Supports business valuation team with complex financial modeling and data analysis
  • Healthcare experience in building Revenue Cycle Management teams
  • Certified Professional Coder for over 10 years
  • BS in Business Administration from Drake University

Berta Narohna

Senior Consultant

 


Berta Narohna

Senior Consultant

Expertise In...

  • Over 12 years of healthcare compensation and real estate valuation experience
  • Specializes in physician compensation and administrative services arrangements
  • Extensive background in developing mixed-use valuations
Clayton Northrop

Clayton Northrop

JD

Manager

 


Clayton Northrop

JD

Manager

Expertise In...

  • Expertise includes Fair Market Value reviews of physician compensation arrangements
  • Analyzes physician agreements for potential compliance risk with Stark Law/Anti-Kickback Statute
  • Worked with Federal Trade Commission on high-profile antitrust case involving acquisition of national healthcare system’s hospital by another
  • JD with a Health Law Certificate from St. Louis University
John Ossowski

John Ossowski

Manager

 


John Ossowski

Manager

Expertise In...

  • More than 17 years of healthcare analytics & consulting experience
  • Saved client $20 million through successful contract management
  • Developed reporting tools which identify business opportunities related to physician preferences
  • Developed methodologies applied to software tools to quickly and accurately assess cost reduction opportunities for clients

Angie Paine

CPC, CPC-I, CPMA

Senior Consultant

 


Angie Paine

CPC, CPC-I, CPMA

Senior Consultant

Expertise In...

  • More than 15 years of healthcare experience
  • Extensive background in revenue cycle, compliance, medical coding, team leadership and training
  • Oversees compliance, IRO, and internal audit services
  • Identifies risks & opportunities to improve compliance w/gov payor reqs./operational efficiencies

Robin Peterson

CPC, CPMA

Manager, Prof. Coding Services

 


Robin Peterson

CPC, CPMA

Manager, Prof. Coding Services

Expertise In...

  • More than 20 years experience in provider/professional-fee coding
  • Broad expertise in internal audit, HIM, RCM, regulatory compliance, ERM and litigation support
  • Skilled auditor, verifies accuracy, develops and implements corrective action plans
  • Certified coder, auditor and trainer with broad experience developing educational programs/materials

Tony Price

Analyst

 


Tony Price

Analyst

Expertise In...

  • Supports real estate and business valuation team with complex fair market value analyses/reports
  • Performs market analysis, valuation studies, appraisal development and client data comparison against benchmarks
  • Expertise includes real estate valuation across a wide variety
    of property classes/types

Jakeb Spears

MBA

Consultant

 


Jakeb Spears

MBA

Consultant

Expertise In...

  • Supports physician compensation valuation division with detailed modeling, market research and comprehensive reports
  • Completed his MBA at the UT Dallas Cohort MBA program
  • Designed technology-aided processes to penetrate local contract spend for his MBA internship
  • Completed internships at Texas Health Dallas/Dallas Jewish Community Foundation
Mike Stone

Mike Stone

Information Technology Consultant

 


Mike Stone

Information Technology Consultant

Expertise In...

  • Two decades of technology and management experience with past 15 focused on healthcare industry
  • Healthcare CIO, supporting ambulatory clinics, physician practices and hospitals/systems
  • Expert in data migration, doc. storage, EMR, firewalls, VoIP, Windows/Linux servers
  • HIPAA Privacy & Security officer for healthcare organizations
  • Microsoft Certified System Engineering accreditation

Jessica Sullivan

CPC

Associate Consultant

 

 

Jessica Sullivan

CPC

Associate Consultant

Expertise In...

Robert Thorn

MBA, FACHE

Director

 


Robert Thorn

MBA, FACHE

Director

Expertise In...

  • Director with more than 25 years of executive healthcare leadership roles, with both strategic and operational expertise
  • Served organizations ranging in size from stand-alone Critical Access Hospitals to 500+ bed tertiary medical centers; as well as, multi-state health systems and a top-ranked academic medical center (US News and World Report)

Mike Vandaveer

Director

 


Mike Vandaveer

Director

Expertise In...

  • More than twenty years of experience in the Commercial Real Estate Industry
  • Completed more than five hundred transactions of varying sizes, requirements, and in multiple markets
  • Current focus is Real Estate Valuation and expanding Real Estate Consulting Services
  • Active Real Estate Broker’s Licenses in Texas and Colorado

Samantha Wirtz

MBA

Senior Consultant

 


Samantha Wirtz

MBA

Senior Consultant

Expertise In...

  • Supports the business valuation division through detailed financial modeling and report development
  • Experience includes market research and industry analysis, as well as development of proposals and pitch presentations
  • Holds a BSBA in Finance and an MBA with an emphasis in Finance

Jim Yanci

MS, MT(ASCP)

Principal

 


Jim Yanci

MS, MT(ASCP)

Principal

Expertise In...

  • Principal with more than 30 years of healthcare experience
  • Proven trusted advisor for projects ranging from $10K to over $2M
  • Expertise in strategic planning, board facilitation, physician alignment, M&A, and radiology services
  • Creative problem solver for organizations ranging from $500M to over $5B
  • Empathic listener utilizing Change Management Expertise