The AHIMA recently announced that CEO Linda Kloss, RHIA, CAE, FAHIMA, has decided to step down effective March 31, 2010, after 15 years of leadership, over which time the organization’s membership, revenues, and national influence have all experienced substantial growth. The AHIMA Board of Directors has initiated a national search for her successor.
Kloss, who has been the AHIMA’s CEO since 1995, said she intends to continue her career-long commitment to improving health information and will explore ways she might contribute in these critical times during the coming months.
During Kloss’s tenure, the AHIMA has enjoyed a period of unprecedented membership growth and expansion. The association now serves 53,000 members with leadership in advocacy, education, certification, and lifelong learning.