Committees

Standing Committees

Standing committees shall be composed of five (5) members representing different TACHC regions unless otherwise indicated. Only representatives from Organizational Members may be appointed to a standing committee. The President of the Board will appoint the members of the committee and designate a Board member to be the chairperson who shall preside at all meetings and generally supervise the conduct of the committee's affairs.

Audit

The Audit Committee is responsible for addressing the audit functions of the Corporation and reporting to the Board on issues related to the audits of the Corporation.

Marlen Trujillo, MBA – CHAIR

Spring Branch Community Health Center

Mike Campbell

La Esperanza Clinic, Inc.

Michelle Carter, MPA-HCA

Community Health Service Agency, Inc.

Judy Madura, MD

South Plains Rural Health Services, Inc.

Cam Kleibrink

Frontera Healthcare Network


*TACHC Staff:

Lisa Allen

Bylaws

The Bylaws Committee is responsible for making recommendations to the general membership regarding Corporation Bylaws revisions and updates as needed.

Sherry Hill, MPA - CHAIR

Cross Timbers Health Clinics, Inc. dba AccelHealth

Robin L. Moore, MPA

East Texas Community Health Services, Inc.

Paula Gomez

Brownsville Community Health Center

Marlen Trujillo, MBA

Spring Branch Community Health Center

Jose Luna, MD

Daughters of Charity Health Services dba Centro San Vicente

 

*TACHC Staff:

Cecile Carson, JD
Clinical

The Clinical Committee is responsible for providing guidance and feedback to TACHC Board and staff on various clinical issues including: Infrastructure development to share Compliance and Performance Improvement (CPI) tools, expertise, and findings, including: Establishment of peer review referral network; Recommendations regarding clinical performance outcome measures, benchmarks, and protocols; Clinical implications of Health Information Technology initiatives; Clinical training resources and topic areas; and Potential impact of policy and legislation on clinical care.

Ronald Peron, MD - CHAIR

Community Health Service Agency, Inc.

Lupe Hollingsworth, RPH

Fort Bend Family Health Center, Inc. dba AccessHealth

Violetta Roller, DDS

Barrio Comprehensive Family Health Care Center, Inc. dba CommuniCare Health Centers, Inc.

Clara Rosenzweig, M.Ed. LPC-S

Houston Community Health Centers, Inc. dba Vecino Health Centers

Darnel Viray Dabu, MD, MPH

Community Health Center of Lubbock

Celeste Caballero, MD, F.A.A.P.

La Esperanza Clinic, Inc.  

Kavon Young, MD

El Centro de Corazon

Henry Presas, RN

Su Clinica Familiar, Inc.
   

Advisory Members

 

Jose Luna, MD

Daughters of Charity Health Services dba Centro San Vicente

Karishma Patel, PA-C

Health Services of North Central Texas

Jane Wray, MD

Community Health Center of South Central Texas dba CommUnityCare

Mary Ellen McEvoy, RN, MSN, MPH

Spring Branch Community Health Center

Marsha Thigpen, MD

Gulf Coast Health Center, Inc.

 
 *TACHC Staff
Sharad Kohli, MD
 
  
Compliance

The Compliance Committee is responsible for assisting the Board in ensuring that the Corporation is in compliance with all applicable laws, regulatory requirements, industry guidelines and policies.

Sherry Hill, MPA- CHAIR

Cross Timbers Health Clinics, Inc. dba AccelHealth

Judy Madura, MD

South Plains Rural Health Services, Inc.
 

Monty Small

Atascosa Health Center, Inc.  

Lucy Ramirez-Torres

Nuestra Clinica del Valle, Inc.
 

Joe C. Fuentes, Jr., MBA

Houston Area Community Services, Inc. dba Avenue 360

 

*TACHC Staff:

Cecile Carson, JD
Finance

The Finance Committee is responsible for reviewing and reporting to the Board on issues related to the financial management of the Corporation. The committee shall review all budgets and financial statements.

Ernesto Gomez, PhD - CHAIR

El Centro Del Barrio dba CentroMed 

Marcelle "Marcie" Mir

El Centro de Corazon 

Eric Todd

Brazos Valley Community Action Agency, Inc. dba Health Point

Lucy Ramirez-Torres

Nuestra Clinca del Valle, Inc.  



Joy Sloan

Cross Timbers Health Clinics, Inc.dba AccelHealth

*TACHC Staff:

Lisa Allen
 

   
Membership

The Membership Committee is responsible for reviewing all applications for membership and make recommendations to the Board as to whether the applicant should be granted or denied membership.

Judy Madura, MD - CHAIR

South Plains Rural Health Services, Inc.

Sherry Hill, MPA 

Cross Timbers Health Clinics, Inc. dba AccelHealth 

Paul Nguyen, MHA

Barrio Comprehensive Family Health Care Center, Inc. dba CommuniCare Health Centers 

Joe C. Fuentes, Jr., MBA

Houston Area Community Services, Inc. dba Avenue 360 

Eric Todd

Brazos Valley Community Action Agency, Inc. dba Health Point

Mario Pola

United Medical Centers

Michael Glas

Community Health Service Agency, Inc.
 
   

*TACHC Staff:

Daniel Diaz
Nominations

Nominations Committee is responsible for providing recommendations to the TACHC Board processes for nominations and elections of TACHC Board members and officers.

Cam Kleibrink– CHAIR

Frontera Healthcare Network 

Sherry Hill, MPA

Cross Timbers Health Clincs, Inc. dba AccelHealth 

Robert Gonzales

Centro de Salud Familiar La Fe, Inc. 

Marcelle "Marcie" Mir

El Centro de Corazon 

Rachel Gonzales-Hanson

Community Health Development, Inc.
 

Ken White

Mt. Enterprise Community Health Clinic dba Crossroads Family Care

*TACHC Staff:

Cecile Carson, JD

   
 
 
Policy and Issues

The Policy and Issues Committee is responsible for providing guidance to TACHC Board and staff on positions regarding federal and state legislative and administrative policies.

Cam Kleibrink - CO-CHAIR

Frontera Healthcare Network

Sherry Hill, MPA

Cross Timbers Health Clinics, Inc.dba AccelHealth

Jose Luna, Jr., MD  - CO-CHAIR

Daughters of Charity Health Services dba Centro San Vicente

Carrie Forrey Gordon, PhD

Martin Luther King Jr. Family Clinic, Inc. dba Foremost Family Health Centers

Paula Gomez

Brownsville Community Health Center

Roland Goertz, MD

Heart of Texas Community Health Center, Inc. dba Family Health Center

Rachel Gonzales-Hanson

Community Health Development, Inc.

Joe C. Fuentes, Jr. MBA

Houston Area Community Services, Inc. dba Avenue 360

Michael Glas

Community Health Service Agency, Inc.

 

   

*TACHC Staff

Jose E. Camacho, JD and Mary Allen, JD
 

 

  


Recruitment and Retention

The Recruitment and Retention Committee is responsible for providing guidance to TACHC staff on the Recruitment and Retention program.

Judy Madura, MD  – CHAIR

South Plains Rural Health Services, Inc. 

Ronald Peron, MD

Community Health Service Agency, Inc.
 

Paula Gomez

Brownsville Community Health Center 

Chad Jones

Longview Wellness Center dba Wellness Pointe 

Henry Salas, MA, CMPE

Community Health Centers of South Central Texas 

Elizabeth "Liz" Trevino, Dr. PH

North Texas Area Community Health Centers, Inc. 

 

*TACHC Staff:

Daniel Diaz
 
 

 

Advisory Committees

Advisory Committees are not required to be members of the Board or the Corporation and should have knowledge, expertise or experience with committee issues. Advisory committee members shall serve at the discretion of the Board President and may be removed from any advisory committee by the Board President at any time. The Board President may appoint (1) or more advisory committees with input from Organizational Members.

Health Center Controlled Network
The Health Center Controlled Network (HCCN) Committee serves as the guiding committee for the HCCN, a health information exchange to assist participating Texas FQHCs to meaningfully use health information technology to improve quality of care and maximize and leverage resources to improve Texas health center clinical systems and financial capacity to achieve quality, access and value in the care provided.

Cam Kleibrink– CHAIR

Frontera Healthcare Network

Members

One appointment by each HCCN Member is made per the HCCN Grant.

*TACHC Staff:

Rick Pena
Pharmacy and Therapeutic

The Pharmacy and Therapeutic Committee is responsible for providing guidance to the TACHC Board and staff on the TACHC Pharmacy Purchasing Program.

Ronald Peron, MD - Chair

Community Health Service Agency, Inc. (TX)

Corbin Ferrell, PharmD

Lone Star Circle of Care (TX)

Lupe Hollingsworth, RPh

Fort Bend Family Health Center, Inc. dba Access Health (TX)

Valerie Powell, PharmD

Lone Star Community Health Center dba Lone Star Family Health Center (TX)

Stephanie Scott, PharmD

Big Sandy Health Care (KY)

Paul Reilly, RPh, MS

Peak Vista Community Health Center (CO)

Colleen Andreotti, MS, RPh

Central Washington Family Medicine (WA)

Amy Moser, PharmD

RiverStone Health (MT)

Ron Henry, RPh

Family Health Center (MS)

Sam Lark, PharmD - Consultant Pharmacist

Vida Y Salud Health Systems, Inc. (TX)

Marsha Thigpen, MD

Gulf Coast Health Center, Inc. (TX)

Leon Wilde, RPh - Consultant Pharmacist

(CA and other states)

Judd O. Ramsey, PharmD

Heart of Texas Community Health Center dba Family Health Center (TX)

Sabrina Johnson, RPh - Consultant Pharmacist

PharmAssure (CA)

Glenn Rebber, RPh

Heart of Texas Community Health Center dba Family Health Center (TX)

Kenny Bain, RPh - Consultant Pharmacist

(TX)

Andrea Caracostis, MD, MPH

Asian American Health Coalition dba HOPE Clinic (TX)

 

 

*TACHC Staff:

Lynn Ford  
 
 

To be considered for a Standing Committee or Advisory Committee please download the TACHC Committee Volunteer Form and return it to TACHC. Instructions are on the form.