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Region 2 Leadership

Barbara Piascik, CHC, FHFMA 

Regional Executive

Barbara Piascik, CHC, FHFMA, is the current Regional Executive.  Barbara is certified by the Healthcare Compliance Association and a Fellow with HFMA.  Barbara has a long history with HFMA and her home Chapter is Hudson Valley NY.    She was President of Hudson Valley Chapter 2018-2019. 

Barbara is currently the Chief Compliance Officer at Bergen New Bridge Medical Center.  She began her career in revenue cycle with the last 15 years focused on compliance/privacy processes.   Her focus in on education of staff, investigations of potential violations, policies and procedures and monitoring federal and state regulations.

Debra Trumbull

Regional Executive 2

With over 20 years of experience in the field of healthcare, Debra has developed a diverse toolkit on the operations side, including specialties such as managed care, financial analysis and reporting for hospitals and physician practices and budgeting.  She currently serves as the Director of Materials Management at Nathan Littauer Hospital & Nursing Home where she manages supply chain, contract review and implements best practices for cost savings programs for the facility.

Debra has served in several leadership roles at the chapter level with Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA), including President of the Northeastern New York chapter, and currently holds the Regional Executive 2 position for Region 2.  Debra is a Certified Healthcare Financial Professional and a Fellow with HFMA.

Wendy Leo

Regional Executive 3

Wendy holds a B.A. Degree from St. John’s University.  She has a 30 year billing experience in both Physician and Hospital Billing.   She is currently employed at Tritech Healthcare Management working on Business Development. 

As a dedicated HFMA volunteer Wendy has achieved Bronze, Silver and Gold Merit Awards as well as the Medal of Honor for her work in the organization.   She is a past President of the Metro NY Chapter and a certified member of the organization.

Kristen Zebrowski

Region 2 Treasurer

Kristen is a Senior Consultant for Healthcare Management Solutions.  Kristen just began her second 3-year term as Region 2 Treasurer on June 1st.

She is a member of the Hudson Valley Ny Chapter, becoming Chapter President from 2013-2014.  Following her term as Chapter President has remained very active in the Chapter, Region and Association.   Kristen was Regional Executive from 2017-2018 and a member of the Chapter Advancement Team from 2018-2021.  Kristen is a Certified Public Accountant and a Fellow with HFMA.