HIMAA RECOGNISES THE FOLLOWING INDIVIDUALS AND ACKNOWLEDGES
THEIR SERVICES TO THE PROFESSION AND THIS
ASSOCIATION

Achievements

HIMAA Presidents
Life members


Appreciation Awards

2011
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006
2005
2004
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.2000 to 2011

HIMAA HONOUR ROLL

The National Board, State Branches and members of the Health Information Management Association of Australia Ltd appreciate the valuable contribution that a number of individual members have made to the activities and achievements of the association and in promoting the advancement of the profession of Health Information Management.

PRESIDENTS OF HIMAA

2011 - current Sallyanne Wissmann Queensland
2008 - 2011 Vicki Bennett ACT
2007 - 2008 Trish Ryan Victoria
2003 - 2007 Angela Randall Victoria
2001 - 2003 Robina McCarthy Victoria
1999 - 2001 Joy Smith Queensland
1997 - 1999 Janelle Craig New South Wales
1995 - 1997 Anthony Bibby Victoria
1993 - 1995 Sue Walker Queensland
1991 - 1993 Angela Cook South Australia
1989 - 1991 Jennifer Mitchell Queensland
1987 - 1989 Dianne Simpson Victoria
1985 - 1987 JoAnne Fisher New South Wales
1982 - 1985 Judith Young New South Wales
1981 - 1982 Jocelyn R. Brady Victoria
1979 - 1981 Betty James New South Wales
1977 - 1979 Nancye Durham Victoria
1974 - 1977 Phyllis Watson New South Wales
1972 - 1974 Gwyneth Thomas Victoria
1970 - 1972 Judith Young New South Wales
1968 - 1970 Dorothy Bell Victoria
1966 - 1968 Betty James New South Wales
1963 - 1966 Rosemary Bull New South Wales
1961 - 1963 Dorothy Bell Victoria
1959 - 1961 Mary Hamilton Victoria
1955 - 1959 Constance Spurway New South Wales


LIFE MEMBERS

"Life members shall be members of the Company who in the opinion of the Board have made a significant contribution to health information management or who have rendered distinguished services to the Company" 
HIMAA Ltd Memorandum and Articles of Association (1996):6.1(5)
 

Dorothy Bell - Deceased

Victoria

Florence Bull - Deceased

New South Wales

Nancye Durham

Victoria

Betty James - Deceased

New South Wales

Professor Beth Reid

New South Wales

Assoc. Professor Rosemary Roberts AM

New South Wales

Gwyneth Thomas - Deceased

Victoria

Professor Phyllis Watson AM

New South Wales

Judith Young

New South Wales

Irene Kearsey Victoria

 

2011 HIMAA Appreciation Awards

Anna Coote Services to the HIMAA National Board
Barbara Postle Service as Editor of HIMJ
Josephine Raw Service to the Education Committee and as IFHRO/IFHIMA Alternate National Director
Cameron Barnes Service as IFHRO/IFHIMA National Director
Jennie Shepheard Service to the HIMAA Board
Kerryn Butler-Henderson  Service to the HIMAA Board and for services to HIM education
Jennifer Elliott (ACT) Service as Convenor of the National Capital Network
Anne Roberts (WA) Over 10 years of service on the HIMAA WA Branch Executive
Travis Ingram (WA) Ongoing efforts to raise the profile of HIMs in WA, in particular, lobbying to have HIM recognised as a health profession in WA
Terri Letizia (Vic) Service as Secretary of the HIMAA VIC Branch Executive and for organising the HIM Achievement Awards in Victoria.
Elizabeth Lawson (Vic) Service as Treasurer of the HIMAA Vic Branch Executive
Tanya Drake (SA) Service as Secretary of the HIMAA SA Branch Executive
Lesley Ward (SA) Service to the HIMAA SA Branch and as Treasurer of the HIMAA SA Branch Executive
Chris Robey (SA) Service as Membership Officer of the HIMAA SA Branch Executive


2010 HIMAA Appreciation Awards

Stefan Perkovic Services to the HIMAA National Board
Natalie Sims Services to the HIMAA National Board and as National Conference Convenor
Tanya Drake (SA) Services as Branch Secretary
Cassandra Jordan (NSW) Services to the Private Hospitals Special Interest Group in NSW
Joanne Chicco (NSW) Work in rejuvenating the NSW Branch
Susan Claessen (NSW) Work in rejuvenating the NSW Branch
Catherine Obuch (Vic) Tireless work in the Professional Development group and updating of the HIMAA Vic website.
Leanne Holmes (Vic) Enthusiasm and contribution over a number of years, particularly for taking the lead in organising the first education event for some time.
Leanne Daking (Vic) Her tireless work on the Information & Events Committee.
Karen Walker (Vic) Her work as Secretary of the MHAG for a number of years.
Deidre McDonagh (Qld) Her work in rejuvenating the HIMAA Qld branch.
Bridget Allison (Qld) Her work in rejuvenating the HIMAA Qld branch

2009 HIMAA Appreciation Awards

Natalie Sims (ACT) Services to ACT Branch (Secretary) and Board (Conference Convener)
Mark Upton (Tas) Services as Treasurer, de-facto President and JLO for Tasmania.
Anita Forrester (SA) Service as Branch President for the past 2 years, and extensive general support to branch operations.
Terri Letizia (Vic) Services to the Vic Branch Executive Committee.
Elizabeth Lawson (Vic) Services to the Vic Branch Executive Committee.
Glenda Wyatt (Vic) Services to the Vic Branch Executive Committee and Mental Health Advisory Group subcommittee.
Lara Finlayson (Vic) Services to the Professional Development Group subcommittee.
Gordan Cvetkoski (WA) Services to the WA Branch and leadership in the professional award project in WA

 

2008 HIMAA Appreciation Awards

Kathy Cassin & Virginia Brumby (Vic) Services to the Vic Branch Executive Committee
Hayley O'Meara (Vic) Services to the Vic Branch Events Sub-Committee
Catherine Obuch and Zeynup Yalpur (Vic) Services to the Vic Branch Education Sub-Committee
Dianne Draper (Vic) Services to the Vic Branch and national Board
Kerin Robinson (Vic) Services as Editor of the HIMJ
Belinda Sydes (SA) Services as SA Branch Secretary
Kelly Williams (SA) Services to SA Branch as Branch President and Treasurer
Cassandra Jordan (NSW) Services as President/Chair of the NSW Private Hospital Special Interest Group
Travis Ingram (WA) Services as WA Branch President
Kerryn Butler-Henderson (WA) Services as WA Branch President
Linda Fletcher (New Zealand) Services to the 2007 HIMAA National Conference.

2007 HIMAA Appreciation Awards
HIMAA Annual Certificates of Appreciation are awarded in recognition of significant
achievements and major contributions to the work of the association.

Holly Derham (Tas) Services to the TAS Branch and HIMAA Conference Committee - Hobart Symposium
Kirstie Mountain (Tas) Services to the TAS Branch and HIMAA Conference Committee - Hobart Symposium
Angela Randall (Vic) Services to the HIMAA Board
Robina McCarthy (Vic) Services as IFHRO National Director
Trish Ryan (Vic) Services as National Conference Convenor
Virginia Brumby (Vic) Services as Vic Exec Secretary
Kathy Cassin (Vic) Services as Vic Exec Treasurer
Hayley O'Meara (Vic) Services as a member of Vic Branch Info & Events SubCommittee
Leanne Daking (Vic) Services as a member of Vic Branch Info & Events SubCommittee
Nicola Hunt (Vic) Services as a member of Vic Branch Info & Events SubCommittee
Nicky Moshos (SA) Services to the SA Branch as the Professional Development Facilitator
Alisha Lucas (Qld) Services to the QLD Branch and HIMAA Board
Alex Toth (Qld) Services to the HIMAA Board

2006 HIMAA Appreciation Awards
HIMAA Annual Certificates of Appreciation are awarded in recognition of significant
achievements and major contributions to the work of the association.

Corinne Allan (NSW) Services to the NSW Branch.
Sara Horiuchi (NSW) Services to the NSW Branch.
Diane Draper (Vic) Services to the Board and Victorian Branch.
Genevieve Chappel (Vic) Services to the Victorian Branch Educational Committee.
Carole Neil (Vic) Services to the Victorian Branch Educational Committee.
Catherine Obuch (Vic) Services to the Victorian Branch Educational Committee.
Julia Logan (WA) Services to the Editorial Board.
Kerryn Butler-Henderson (WA) Services to the WA Branch.
Vicki Bennett (ACT) Services to the Board
Mal Thiele (SA) Services to HIMAA on conference committees.

2005 HIMAA Appreciation Awards
HIMAA Annual Certificates of Appreciation are awarded in recognition of significant
achievements and major contributions to the work of the association.

Fran Harrison (WA) Services to the WA Branch, particularly as social events coordinator.
Mitchell Jesson (WA) Services to WA Branch, particularly as WA Branch President.
Tanya Drake (SA) Services to HIMAA, particularly as SA Branch representative on the Executive and Treasurer of the 2005 National Conference Committee.
Nicky Moshos (SA) Services to the SA Branch, particularly as Professional Development Facilitator and securing key sponsorships for social events.
Hugh Neylan (QLD) Services to the QLD Branch in establishing the QLD Branch website.
Jennine Freshwater (NSW) Services to HIMAA as national treasurer and work on two National Conference Committees.

2004 HIMAA Appreciation Awards
HIMAA Annual Certificates of Appreciation are awarded in recognition of significant
achievements and major contributions to the work of the association.

Katherine Ivey (WA) Services to the WA Branch, particularly to rural and regional members.
Katrina Chisholm (ACT) Services as Chair of the HIM Journal Editorial Board.
Fiona Carine (SA) Services to the Editorial Board as Associate Editor.
Catherine Perry (VIC) Services as Chair of the Education Committee, particularly the 2003 accreditation round.
Michael Strachan (QLD) Services as Chair of the QLD Branch.

2003 HIMAA Appreciation Awards
HIMAA Annual Certificates of Appreciation are awarded in recognition of significant
achievements and major contributions to the work of the association.

Angela Cook Chair, HIMAA Editorial Board
Professor Enrico Coiera Editorial Board contribution
Anne-Marie Hadley 2003 HIMAA Conference, CPD Planning
Leanne Holmes HIMAA Consultancy Services
Shahn Williams Representing HIMAA at Standards Australia Advisory committees
Joanne Callen Representing HIMAA at National HIM Advisory Committee
Josephine Raw Representing HIMAA at National HIM Advisory Committee
John Hallett Chair - HIMAA National Conference Social SubCommittee
Sophie Cassimatis Social SubCommittee 2003 HIMAA Conference
Jennine Freshwater HIMAA 2003 Conference treasurer & HIMAA Board and HIMAA Treasurer
Angela Randall Chair - Sponsorship SubCommittee for HIMAA 2003 Conference
Karen Peasley Chair - Programme SubCommittee for HIMAA 2003 Conference
Michelle Bramley Organising AV Equipment for HIMAA 2003 Conference
Mal Thiele Contribution to National Conference Committee 2003
Robina McCarthy President HIMAA National Board of Directors 2001 - 2003.

2002 HIMAA Appreciation Awards
HIMAA Annual Certificates of Appreciation are awarded in recognition of significant
achievements and major contributions to the work of the association.

Elizabeth Moss ACT
Anne Marie Hadley NSW
Helen Cooper QLD
Fiona Carine SA
Kavia Cheng WA
Val Thiessen VIC
Jason Trethowan VIC
Mitchell Jesson WA
Raj Kandiah WA
Shannon Watts VIC
Sophie Cassimatis NSW
Professor Beth Reid NSW
Assoc Professor Rosemary Roberts NSW
Jane Dimond NSW
Kerry Goodrick NSW
Caroline Yap NSW

2001 HIMAA Appreciation Awards
HIMAA Annual Certificates of Appreciation are awarded in recognition of significant achievements and major contributions to the work of the association.   

Carmel Cheney

NSW

Mary-Ellen Vidgen

NSW

Fiona Carine

SA

Tanya Drake

SA

Alida Minchella

SA

Lynette Leslie

WA

Hazel Lloyd

WA

Kavia Cheng

WA

Yvonne Daniels

Tas

Debbie Abbott

QLD

Joy Smith

QLD

Tahnee Maker

QLD

Lucianne Lewin

ACT

Linda Fletcher

NZ

Jackie McLeod

VIC

Valerie Thiessen

VIC

Janine Carter

VIC

Josephine Raw

VIC

Angela Boal

VIC

Catherine Balding

VIC

Jenni Webster

VIC

Elizabeth Berriman

VIC

Jason Trethowan

VIC

Wendy Dickins

VIC

Sara Harrison

VIC

Brendon Gardner

VIC

Nicolette Thein

VIC


2000 HIMAA Appreciation Awards 

David Baty

 

NSW

 

Jo Chicco

 

NSW

 

Anne Marie Hardy

 

NSW

 

Fiona Carine

 

SA

 

Tanya Drake

 

SA

 

Lesley Ward

 

SA

 

Andrea Smart

 

SA

 

Anita Walker

 

SA

 

Denise Crowe

 

ACT

 

Paige Polley

 

Tas

 

Janine Cassidy

 

NT

 

Kathryn Baxter

 

Vic

 

Sam Gentile

 

Vic

 


1999 HIMAA Appreciation Awards

Barbara Anderson

 

NSW

Cathy Balding

 

 

Fiona Carine

 

 

Julie Gofton

 

 

Kym Gordon

 

 

Lynn Lehmann

 

NSW

Andrea Pryde

 

 

Jennifer Schofield

 

 

Jenny Smoothy

 

 

Sue Walker

 

Q'ld

Johanna Westbrook

 

NSW


1998 HIMAA Appreciation Awards

Louise Ali

ACT

Jonnette McDonnell

ACT

Barbara Anderson

NSW

Helen Cooper

Q'ld

Sue Walker

Q'ld

Josie Di Donato

Q'ld

Suzanne Essery

NSW

Irene Kearsey

Vic


1997 HIMAA Appreciation Awards

Louise Robertson                
Jenny Brosi


                        

2011 Health Information Management Association of Australia Limited