The HIM Entourage

We acknowledge the contributions of all individuals that who have been instrumental

in creating assessments and providing resources.

These efforts are essential to our success and the dedication of these individuals have

played a crucial role in helping us achieve our goals and reach new heights.

Dr. Kengia Sabree, MSIDT, RHIA, CAHIMS, CCA

Dr. Kengia Sabree is the Founder of The Qualified and promotes academic excellence, foster community engagement, and assist in the development of new HIM professionals through service and apprenticeships, as well as to increase the economic mobility of all HIM professionals by assisting them in earning and maintaining industry certifications. Our collaboration includes career services and certification prep. You can visit her website here.


Dr. Shenita R. Freeman is a health information and management systems leader who has significant experience directing health information technology and analytic teams in the federal, non-profit, and for-profit sectors on work related to healthcare quality improvement, program monitoring and evaluation, and enterprise-level business intelligence. Our collaboration includes the Health Informatics Career Assessment. You can contact her via her email:

Taryn Schraad, RHIA, CHC, CPMA

Taryn Schraad, President and founder of BAC10 Solutions, specializes in Regulatory Compliance and Health Information Consulting services. Taryn has over a decade of experience helping large and small organizations capture accurate and comprehensive clinical and revenue cycle workflows documentation. Our collaboration includes the Information Governance and Compliance Career Assessment. You can contact her here:

Sharonda Ward, MSHI, RHIA, CPC-I

Sharonda Ward, MSHI, RHIA, CPC-I, is a seasoned health informatics & information management professional with 18 years of experience in the HIM industry. She's currently pursuing a doctorate degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Entrepreneurship. She is the founder of Innovative HIM Solutions LLC, a health information management consulting firm that focuses on providing health information management services to healthcare organizations and federal contracting vendors. Our collaboration includes the Revenue Cycle Career Assessment. You can contact her here:


Phyu Thaw has gained experience as Medical Coder/Auditor, Billing Specialist, Risk Adjustment Coder, and Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialist. Her current goal is to help people who want to start their career in Medical Coding and CDI field using experience gained on her career journey. Our collaboration includes the Coding and Billing Career Assessment. You can contact her here:

Rayana Stephens, MLS (ASCP)

Rayana Stephens, is a certified Clinical Laboratory Scientist and Microbiology Specialist that currently serves as an Epic Beaker Analyst. She has earned self-study proficiencies in Epic Beaker CP, Beaker AP, and Bugsy Infection Control. She also has earned badges in Core Analyst and Usability. She is passionate about Healthcare IT mentorship and the power of networking. Our collaboration includes the Epic Proficiency Guide. You can contact her here:

Meghan Christensen, PHR, SHRM-CP

Meghan Christensen, is a recruiter with corporate and agency experience. She graduated from the University of Minnesota with a degree in Communication Studies (business focus) with applied business and human resource development. She is certified from SHRM and HRCI. She is passionate about helping job seekers, students, hiring managers and recruiters succeed in their careers. Our collaboration includes career fairs and job placement.

Vasudha Ralla, CFSP

Vasudha Ralla, is a Certified Financial Services Professional. She graduated from University of Louisiana, Lafayette with a Degree in Computer Engineering. She became a financial professional when she wanted to secure her own financial future and then went onto helping other families. She specializes in Will & Trust, Tax-free retirement, Guaranteed Life Time Income, Life Insurance With Living Benefits, College Savings Plan, etc. She does complimentary financial need analysis for individuals and families to identify gaps and provide solutions and strategies. Our collaboration includes financial and business continuity planning. You can reach her via email at: