Advisory Council

Contexture invites our HIE community and stakeholders to guide and advise on services, policy and programs through an Advisory Council framework.

At this time, Contexture has the following volunteer Advisory Councils:

  • Arizona HIE Advisory Council
  • Colorado HIE Advisory Council
  • Contexture Policy Advisory Council.

We accept applications to fill vacancies that may occur outside the formal appointment process. Contact us for an official Advisory Council application.

Arizona HIE Advisory Council

Arizona Health Care Containment Services (AHCCCS)
Eric Tack MD, JD, MPH | Deputy Assistant Director for Managed Care Clinical Compliance

Arizona Hospital & Healthcare Association
Megan Trosko MSN, EMBA, FNP-C | Director of Care Improvement

Arizona Kidney Disease & Hypertension Centers (AKDHC)
Melanie O’Neill, Clinical Operations Officer

Arizona Naturopathic Medical Association
Kristen Bishop, N. MD

City of Surprise Fire-Medical
Jesus Rivera, Battalion Chief, C Shift

CODAC Health Recovery Wellness, Inc.
Amy Munoz DBH, MS, LAC | VP of Utilization Management

Community Bridges
Christy Beaudin, Senior Director of Quality Management

Copa Health
Darwyn Chern MD, FAPA, FASAM | CMO

El Rio Community Health Center
Lisa Soltani, Staff Physician & Medical Director Internal Medicine

Equality Health
Seth M. Dubry, Medical Director

Gila Health Resources
Amanda Sue Gray, CQO, Senior Occupational Medicine Clinician

Health Services Advisory Group
Claudia Kinsella MSN, RN, B-C | Quality Improvement Specialist

Mercy Care Plan
Suzanne Buhrow, VP of Medical Management

Mercy Care/Banner University Health Plans
Yamini Sabesan, Medical Director

Phoenix Children’s Care Network
Jodi Brigola MHRM | Manager of Practice Integration & Quality Programs

Phoenix Children’s Hospital
Roy Jedeikin MD, FACC, MBA | PCCN CMO

Population Health Services Organization | Banner Health
Susan Benedetti RN, BSN | Chief Health Services Officer

Southwest Behavioral Health Services
Steven Sheets LPC | President, CEO

True Care MD
Marta Gonzalez, Practice Administrator

Tucson Children’s Clinic
Melissa Ritchey, CCO

Tucson Fire Department
Christopher Don, Captain, TC-3 Team

UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
Steve Chakmakian, D.O. | CMO

Anthony Dunnigan, VP, Chief Medical Information Officer

Colorado HIE Advisory Council

Aurora Mental Health Center
Cally Cripps, VP of Information Technology & Analytics

Beacon Health Options
Brian Hill MD, VP, AAFP | VP Medical Director, COO

CO Hospital Association
Essey Yirdaw, Senior Director of Data Analytics and Health Equity

Dispatch Health
Phil Mitchell, CMO

Eastern Plains Healthcare Consortium
Melissa Bosworth, Executive Director

GB Dental and Associates
Nate Kunzman, President, Owner

Healthcare Partners Foundation
Rita Torres CCHP | CEO

Lincoln Community Health Hospital
Kevin Stansbury MS, JD, FACHE | CEO

Lowry Pediatrics
Nicole Checots, Office Manager, AE-C, Care Coordinator

Mayfair Internal Medical
Tiffany Martin, Office Manager

Mt. St. Francis Nursing Center
David Shepherd DO, MBA, MS | Internal Medicine Physician, Medical Informaticist, Medical Director

Northeast Health Partners
Brian Robertson PhD | Director of Quality Improvement

Panorama Orthopedics
Lori Bradshaw, COO

Physician Health Partners
Shannon Evans, Provider Relations Manager

VIVAGE Senior Living
Heather TerHark-Monreal, VP of Ancillary Services

Contexture Policy Advisory Council

Arizona Complete Health
Cathy Karson, Senior Director of Reporting & Business Analytics

Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System
Kathy Greene, Privacy Officer

Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association
Vicki Buchda MS, RN, NEA-BC | VP of Care Improvement

Broomfield Police Department
Shawn Laughlin, Commander

CODAC Health, Recovery & Wellness
Rafael Arechaga, VP of IT

CO Department of Health Care Policy and Financing
Jane Wilson, Privacy Officer

Colorado Health Institute
Ashlie Brown, Director

CommonSpirit Health
Lori Lamb RN, BSN, MBA, LNC, CPHRM | Health Privacy Officer

Bryan M. Colby, CIO

Southwest Network
Katrina Noyes, Chief Quality and Compliance Officer

UC Health, Colorado
Erika Reithmiller, CPO

UnitedHealth Group
Mike Baillie, Senior VP of Innovation

United Way
Wade Treichler, COO

Valley Del Sol
Elizabeth Moyer, Director of Integrated Substance Abuse Programs