Staff Directory

Jon Kromm,  Executive Director

Legal Counsel​
Stan Lustman, Assistant Attorney General​
Ari Elbaum, Assistant Attorney General​

Hospital Rate Revenue and Regulations
Jerry Schmith, Principal Deputy Director

Caitlin Cooksey, Deputy Director, Hospital Rate Regulation 
Chris Konsowski, Chief, Hospital Rate Regulation, 410-764-2579
Deon Joyce, Chief, Hospital Rate Regulation​, 410-764-2595
Teneshia Richards-Brooks​, Rate Analyst I, Hospital Rate Regulation 
Daniela Tamayo​, Rate Analyst I, Hospital Rate Regulation

Andrea Strong, Chief, Financial Data Administration and Rate Regulation, 410-764-2571​​​​

Bob Gallion, Associate Director, Revenue and Regulation Compliance, 410-764-5595

Quality and Population-Based Methodologies
Allan Pack, Principal Deputy Director

Geoff Dougherty, Deputy Director, Population-Based Methodologies, Analytics, and Modeling
Oseizame Emasealu​, Population Health Project Manager
Jason Mazique​, Population Health Project Manager

Nduka Udom, Deputy Director, Financial Methodologies, 410-764-2584
Denise Johnson, Associate Director, Financial Methodologies, 410-764- 5961
Prudence Akindo, Chief, Financial Methodolgies, 410-764-8789
Cameron Whisnand , Fellow, Financial Methodologies, 410-764-5592

Alyson Schuster, Ph.D., Deputy Director, Quality Methodologies, 410-764-2673
Dianne Feeney, Associate Director, Quality Initiatives, 410-764-2582
Robert Chen, Programmer Analyst, 410-764-2652
Princess Collins​, Chief, Quality Initiatives, 410-764-6196
Damaria Smith, Fellow, Quality Initiatives​

Medical Economics and Data Analytics
William Henderson, Principal Deputy Director

Karen Teague, Associate Director, Data Analytics
Irene Ch​eng, Senior Programmer Analyst, 410-764-2581
Taré Suriel, Senior Analyst

Christa Speicher, Deputy Director, Payment Reform​

Erin Schurmann, Chief, Provider Alignment and Special Projects, 410-764-5927
Lynne Diven, Analyst, 410-764-5591

Data Management and Integrity
Claudine Williams, Principal Deputy Director

Oscar Ibarra, Associate Director, Information Management and Program Administration, 410-764-2566
Kai-Ing Duh, Advanced Programmer Specialist, 410-764-2654
Marcella Guccione, Data Analyst, 410-764-5594
Curtis Wills, Fellow, Health Data Management, 410-764-2594

Dennis Phelps, Deputy Director, Audit and Compliance, 410-764-2565
Chris O'Brien, Associate Director, Audit and Compliance, 410-764-3675
William Hoff, Chief, Audit and Compliance, 410-764-3448
Wayne Nelms​, Assistant Chief, Audit and Compliance, 410-764-3372

External Affairs and Policy
Deborah Rivkin​, Director, Government Affairs
Megan Renfrew, Deputy Director, Policy & Consumer Protection
Paul Katz​, Analyst, 410-764-6197

Xavier Colo, Chief Operating Officer, and Personnel​ ​​

Towanda Tombs​, Analyst, Administration and Personnel​
Matisia Jones, Administrative Officer II, 410-764-3451​

Mark Hoffman, Chief, Budget and Personnel, 410-764-2649​

Mitchell Coates, Chief, Procurement Officer
Rachel Morris​​​, Procurement Officer I, 410-764-8790

Greg Reeves, IT Manager
Osondu Elemuo, IT Supervisor, 410-764-5599
Jason Rhines, Computer Network Specialist, 410-764-6195

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