OFFICERS
Christopher Niwinski
Christopher NiwinskiPresident
Employment – VP of Finance at Holy Redeemer Health System
Hometown – Collegeville, PA
College – La Salle University, 1995
Favorite Sports Team – Eagles
Favorite Quarantine Activity – Golfing, beach and chasing around 5 kids
Go-to Happy Hour Cocktail – Captain Morgan and Coke
HFMA membership – 23 years

President’s Letter | March 2021

February 24th, 2021|0 Comments

Hello Metro Philly chapter!  I hope everyone is staying safe and is close to getting the COVID-19 vaccine soon.  I know some individuals working directly within health systems and other healthcare organizations that were [...]

Edward Chiosso
Edward ChiossoPresident Elect
Employment – Partner at KPMG, LLP
Hometown – Chalfont, PA
College – La Salle University, 1998
Favorite Athletes – Rodger Federer and Serena Williams
Favorite Quarantine Activity – Tennis and Walks with Family
Go-to Happy Hour Cocktail – Old Fashioned
HFMA membership – >10 years
Al Deana
Al DeanaVice President
Employment – Retired, former Partner at Baker Tilly
Hometown – Lansdale, PA
College – Villanova University, 1984
Favorite Sports Team – Eagles
Favorite Quarantine Activity – Puzzles
Go-to Happy Hour Cocktail – Aperol Spritz
HFMA membership – 30 years
Edward Coyle
Edward CoyleTreasurer
Employment – Reimbursement Director at Trinity Health
Hometown – Philadelphia, PA
College – Villanova University, 1986
Favorite Sports Team – Phillies
Favorite Quarantine Activity – Cornhole
Go-to Happy Hour Drink – Beer
HFMA Membership – 28 years
Bill Cogliano
Bill CoglianoSecretary
Employment – Director, Strategic Planning and Business Development at Cooper University Health Care
Hometown – Newtown Square, PA
College – Drexel, 2009; Saint Joe’s, 2017
Favorite Sports Team – Philadelphia Eagles
Favorite Quarantine Activity – Playing guitar
Go-to Happy Hour Cocktail – Belgian beer
HFMA membership – 12 years
BOARD MEMBERS
Kasandrah Garnes
Kasandrah GarnesBoard 1st Term
Employment – VP of Operations at Novartis
Hometown – Clinton, MD
College – Johns Hopkins, 1998
Favorite Sports Team – 76ers
Favorite Quarantine Activity – Golf
Favorite Happy Hour Spot – Del Frisco’s
HFMA membership – 5+ years
Joe Scargle
Joe ScargleBoard 1st Term
Employment – SVP of Revenue Cycle at RWJBarnabas Health
Hometown – Reading, PA
College – Villanova University, 1989
Favorite Sports Teams – Villanova Wildcats and Philadelphia Eagles
Favorite Quarantine Activity – Ordering from Amazon
Go-to Happy Hour Cocktail – Dirty Belvedere Martini
HFMA membership – 5+ years

Board Member Interview: Joe Scargle

October 11th, 2019|0 Comments

Each month we introduce board members by spotlighting them in an upcoming HFMA MetroLines newsletter. This month, we interviewed Joe Scargle, Senior Vice President of Revenue Cycle Managementat at RWJBarnabas Health . Joe is [...]

Stephanie Fischer
Stephanie FischerBoard 1st Term
Employment – Director of Payment Innovation at Lehigh Valley Health Network
Hometown – Effort, PA
College – University of Pittsburgh, 2004; Villanova EMBA, 2015
Favorite Sports Team – Steelers
Favorite Quarantine Activity – Cooking, golf
Go-to Happy Hour Cocktail – Dirty Martini
HFMA membership – 6 years
Danielle LaBraico
Danielle LaBraicoBoard 2nd Term
Employment – Director at Vynamic
Hometown – Glen Mills, PA
College – Georgetown University, 2012
Favorite Sports Team – Eagles
Favorite Quarantine Activity – Cooking!
Go-to Happy Hour Cocktail – French 75
HFMA membership – 9 years

Board Member Interview: Danielle LaBraico

August 26th, 2019|0 Comments

Each month we introduce board members by spotlighting them in an upcoming HFMA MetroLines newsletter. This month, we interviewed Danielle LaBraico, Vice President of Revenue Recovery services for Revint Solutions. Danielle is currently serving as [...]

Betsy Duffy
Betsy DuffyBoard 2nd Term
Employment – Senior Director of Operations, PFS at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Hometown – Springfield, PA
College – Penn State, 1998; Villanova, 2008; Rosemont, 2016
Favorite Sports Team – WE ARE! Penn State Football
HFMA membership – 8 years
Rich Niwinski
Rich NiwinskiBoard 2nd Term
Employment – Financial Controller at Tabor Children’s Services, Inc.
Hometown – Horsham, PA
College – La Salle University, 1992
Favorite Sports Team – Eagles
Favorite Quarantine Activity – Spending time with family and playing Xbox
Go-to Happy Hour Cocktail – any Hazy IPA or bourbon
HFMA membership – 15 years
BreAnn Meadows
BreAnn Meadows Board 2nd Term
Employment – Director of Client Development at PATHS, LLC
Hometown – Cherry Hill, NJ
College – Wilkes University
Favorite Sports Team – All of the Philly teams
Favorite Quarantine Activity – Binge watching Netflix
Go-to Happy Hour Cocktail – Beer
HFMA membership – 12 years
Sara Smith
Sara SmithBoard 2nd Term
Employment – Associate Director at KPMG
Hometown – Philadelphia, PA
College – Penn State, 2011
Favorite Sports Team – EAGLES!!!
Favorite Quarantine Activity – Redecorating my ENTIRE house
HFMA membership – 9 years

Board Member Interview: Sara Smith

December 16th, 2019|0 Comments

Each month we introduce board members by spotlighting them in an upcoming HFMA MetroLines newsletter. This month, we interviewed Sara Smith, Manager in KPMG’s Health & Government Solutions Advisory practice. Sara is currently serving [...]

Mindy Kilroy
Mindy KilroyBoard 1st Term
Employment – President at MS Kilroy Consulting
Hometown – Philadelphia, PA
College – West Chester University
Favorite Pastime – Traveling
HFMA membership – >10 years

Board Member Interview: Mindy Kilroy

October 23rd, 2020|0 Comments

Briefly tell us about what you’re doing professionally. Owner of MS Kilroy Consulting, Inc. MS Kilroy Consulting is an organization with experience in all areas of the revenue cycle. Expertise in project oversight, interim leadership, [...]

Steven Honeywell
Steven HoneywellBoard 1st Term
Deirdra Young
Deirdra YoungBoard 2nd Term
Employment – AVP Patient Financial Services at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Hometown – New Castle, DE
College – University of Delaware, 1982; Wilmington College, MBA, 1993
Favorite Sports Teams – Eagles, Ravens and Steelers
Favorite Quarantine Activity – Gardening and trying new recipes
HFMA membership – 5+ years
Nicole Orange
Nicole OrangeBoard 1st Term
Employment – Associate Principal at The Chartis Group
Hometown – Philadelphia, PA
College – Penn State, 2005; Johns Hopkins, 2007
Favorite Sports Team – E-A-G-L-E-S!!!
Favorite Quarantine activity – Redecorating my house
Go-to Happy Hour Cocktail – Moscow mule
HFMA membership – > 10 years