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Your Next Step to Becoming Board Certified in Healthcare Management and a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives.

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Faculty Experts

John H. Daniels, FACHE, FHIMSS

John Daniels is vice president of Healthcare Organizational Services for the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS). He interacts with healthcare CIOs and other healthcare organization and vendor executives in support of HIMSS’ focus on providing global leadership for the optimal use of information technology (IT) and management systems for the betterment of healthcare. He also serves on the faculty of the graduate program in health administration at Pfeiffer University. Mr. Daniels’ 25 years of professional experience includes serving in key IT leadership roles, including CIO, for several organizations. He will address the core area of Healthcare Technology and Information Management.

Carson F. Dye, FACHE

Carson Dye is a senior partner at Witt/Kieffer and conducts CEO and senior executive searches. With more than 30 years of healthcare consulting and management experience, Mr. Dye helps organizations with executive search and assessment. He is certified to use Hogan Assessments in leadership evaluation and also serves on the faculty of the graduate program in health administration at the Ohio State University. Board certified in healthcare management and an ACHE Fellow, Mr. Dye has written four books, including Leadership in Healthcare: Values at the Top.

Sarah Fontenot, JD

Sarah Fontenot is a lawyer, nurse and educator, and currently on faculty at Trinity University’s Department of Health Administration. She is a frequent speaker in the Health Law program jointly sponsored by the Southern Medical Association and Auburn University. In addition, she teaches extensively for the Texas Medical Association, Texas Medical Liability Trust, the American Academy of Medical Administrators and other national provider organizations. Ms. Fontenot will speak on the core area of Health Law and Regulations and Professionalism and Ethics.

Michael Nowicki, EdD, FACHE, FHFMA

Michael Nowicki is a professor of health administration at Texas State University. Board certified in healthcare management and a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, Dr. Nowicki has taught for numerous universities and for associations such as the American College of Healthcare Executives, the Healthcare Financial Management Association, the American Hospital Association, VHA and the Association of University Programs in Health Administration. Dr. Nowicki will speak to the core area of Healthcare Finance.

Diane L. Kelly, DrPH, RN

Diane Kelly is an assistant professor (clinical) at the University of Utah College of Nursing, and adjunct assistant professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Public Health Leadership Program. She also serves as faculty for continuing professional education programs, including Project HOPE’s Health Care Management Training program in Eastern Europe. From 1999-2001, Dr. Kelly served as a member of the board of examiners for the Baldrige National Quality Program. Dr. Kelly will address the core area of Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement.

J. Larry Tyler, CPA, FACHE

Larry Tyler is the founder and president of Tyler & Company, one of the largest healthcare executive search firms in the United States. Board certified in healthcare management and a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, Mr. Tyler is an adjunct professor in the health administration programs at the University of Colorado at Denver and the University of Alabama in Birmingham. In addition, he is a Fellow of both the American Association of Healthcare Consultants and of the Healthcare Financial Management Association. Mr. Tyler will speak on the core area of Governance and Organizational Structure.

Kenneth White, PhD, FACHE

Kenneth White is the Charles P. Cardwell Jr. professor for the Graduate Program in Health Administration at Virginia Commonwealth University. Board certified in healthcare management and a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, Dr. White has extensive experience in hospital and administration consulting, particularly in the areas of leadership development, marketing, facility planning and operations management. Dr. White is a past Governor of the American College of Healthcare Executives and will address the core areas of the Healthcare Delivery System, Business and Management.