The HFMA Board of Directors has nominated the following members to stand for election to the board.

Steven P. Rose, FHFMA, CPA, was nominated as Chair-elect, Kari S. Cornicelli, FHFMA, CPA, was nominated as Secretary/Treasurer.

Rose is CFO at Conway Regional Health System, Conway, Ark., and a member of the Arkansas Chapter. Since joining HFMA in 1985, he has served the Association nationally on HFMA's Board of Directors and as a member of the Executive Committee, the Audit & Finance Committee, the Strategic Planning Committee and the Revenue Cycle KPI Task Force. Rose also served as president of the Arkansas Chapter, regional executive, and as chair of the Regional Executive Council.

Cornicelli is vice president and CFO of Sharp Grossmont Hospital, La Mesa, Calif., and a member and past president of HFMA's San Diego Imperial Chapter. A member of HFMA since 1986, she has served the Association nationally on HFMA's Board of Directors from 2000-03, and as a member of the Audit & Finance Committee and the National Advisory Council.

Three HFMA members also have been chosen to stand for election as 2012-15 Directors:

Carol A. Friesen, FHFMA, is president and CEO, Crete Area Medical Center, Crete, Neb. She is a member and past-president of the Nebraska Chapter and served as a regional executive in 2009-10.

Michael P. Freed, CPA, is executive vice president, corporate resources, and CFO, Spectrum Health, Grand Rapids, Mich., and a member of the Western Michigan Chapter.

Michael M. Allen, FHFMA, CPA, is treasurer/CFO, Winona Health Services, Winona, Minn., a member of the Minnesota Chapter and past president of the McMahon-Illini Chapter.

Publication Date: Thursday, December 29, 2011