Board of Directors

CHAIR

Messuri

Nicholas Messuri, Esq.
Chair
VP, Fraud Prevention & Recovery
DentaQuest

OFFICERS

Rick Munson

Richard E. Munson, AHFI
Chair-Elect

VP, Investigations
UnitedHealthcare Investigations

Dave Popik

David S. Popik, AHFI, CFE
Vice Chair

Sr. Director, SIU/Physician Ancillary
Florida Blue

Purnell

Roger I. Purnell, AHFI, CFE
Treasurer

Manager, SIU
BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina

Mary Beach

Mary L. Beach, AHFI, CFE, HCAFA, HIA, MHP
Secretary

Director, SIU
Anthem, Inc.

Kathy Leff

Katherine M. Leff, RN, AHFI ALHC, CLU
Immediate Past Chair

Director, Special Investigations Unit
CareSource Management Group

Louis Saccoccio

Louis Saccoccio
Ex-Officio

Chief Executive Officer
National Health Care Anti-Fraud Association

AT-LARGE MEMBERS

Ralph Carpenter

Ralph J. Carpenter
Ex-Officio - Past Chair

Director, Special Investigations Unit
Aetna

Hixson

Tom Hixson
Audit Director
CIGNA

Marita Janiga

Marita Janiga
Executive Director, NSIU & Compliance Hotline
Kaiser Permanente

Jonnie Massey

Jonnie Massey, CPC, CPC-P, CPC-I, CPMA, AHFI
Director, Special Investigations Unit
Blue Shield of California

Monroe 

William Monroe
VP, Corporate Investigation
Health Care Service Corporation

Joe Popillo 

Joseph Popillo, AHFI, CPC-A, CPCO
Director, Health Plan Operations
Health First Health Plans

Mindy Stadel

Mindy L. Stadel, AHFI, FMLI, PCS
Past Chair

Vice President, Claims
Ebix Health Administration Exchange, Inc.

Sally Walker

Sara A. "Sally" Walker, Esq.
Associate General Counsel
BlueCross BlueShield of Massachusetts

 

LAW ENFORCEMENT LIAISONS

John Marchlowska 

John Marchlowska, JD
Director TRICARE Program Integrity
U.S. Dept. of Defense, Defense Health Agency

Jennifer Trussell

Jennifer Trussell
Special Advisor
U.S. Department of Health & Human Services-OIG-OI

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