Get Involved

We want you to get the most out of your membership in Maryland MGMA.  Volunteering for one of the Maryland MGMA committees is a great way to meet colleagues, obtain leadership skills, and give back to your profession. The Board of Directors utilizes the following Standing Committees to carry out the delivery of benefits to Maryland MGMA members. 

Click on Volunteer Today to indicate your interest in a particular committee or learn more. To discuss the committee options via phone, please contact Jennifer Thornton at 443.966.3875 x151.

Executive Committee

Chair:
Ellen Black, Esq.

The Executive Committee has the authority to exercise the power of the Board between Board meetings in accordance with these Bylaws. The Executive Committee shall consist of the President, Vice President for Educational Planning, Vice President of Member and Corporate Development, the Vice President for Finance/Secretary and Immediate Past President. The Executive Committee shall meet as determined by the President or any two members of the Executive Committee. The President shall chair the Executive Committee.
Finance Committee

Chair:
Mary Jo Palmer
The Finance Committee shall consist of not less than four members one of whom shall be the Vice President for Finance/Secretary who shall serve as Chair of the committee. The remainder of the committee shall be comprised of Members or Directors of the Corporation. The committee shall meet quarterly or more often as determined by the Chair of the committee and shall be responsible for developing and recommending the annual budget and financial policies and procedures to the Board for its consideration and for monitoring the financial condition of the Corporation.
Educational Planning Committee

Chair:
Anne Swett, MHSA
The Educational Planning Committee for Maryland MGMA is responsible for developing, implementing, and evaluating all of the educational programs throughout the year including the annual State Conference.  The committee meets monthly via conference call and in person two times a year. 
Membership Committee

Chair:
Tony Palumbo
The Membership Committee shall consist of not less than four members one of whom shall be the Vice President for Member and Corporate Development who shall serve as chair of the Committee. The remainder of the committee shall be comprised of Members or Directors of the Corporation. The committee will meet quarterly or more often as determined by the Chair of the committee and shall be responsible for making recommendations to the Board for programs related to membership, the corporate sponsorship program, and volunteerism.
Nominating Committee

Chair:
Kathy Maddock
The Nominating Committee shall consist of a minimum of three members one of whom shall be the Immediate Past President who shall serve as Chair. The remainder of the committee shall consist of Members or Directors of the Corporation. The Nominating Committee shall oversee the nominating process for prospective Directors and Officers and recommend to the membership individuals for election as Directors. The Nominating Committee shall meet in June of each year, or more often as the Chair of the committee deems necessary, to develop a slate of nominees for consideration by the membership for election as Directors at the annual meeting.
Government Affairs Committee

Chair:
Bill Anderson
The Government Affairs Committee shall consist of not less than four members or Directors of the Corporation. The Chair of this committee shall be a Director not otherwise serving as an officer. The committee shall meet quarterly or more often as determined by the Chair of the committee and shall be responsible for the legislative and advocacy efforts of the Corporation in accordance with the policies and procedures developed by the Board.
Marketing Committee

Chair:
Chris Ennis
The Marketing Committee shall consist of not less than four members or Directors of the Corporation. The Chair of this committee shall be a Director not otherwise serving as an officer. The committee shall meet quarterly or more often as determined by the Chair of the committee and shall be responsible for the marketing and branding efforts of the Corporation and the association's bi-monthly newsletter, MediNews.  The Committee determines and collects content for the publication and works closely with staff on its production.