Meet Our Members
The AHRMM network of members is more than 3,600 strong. The community is comprised of providers, academics, affiliates, vendors, consultants, and many other professionals - all united by a shared passion for advancing the health care supply chain.
We've collected the stories of AHRMM members across the field in order to share with you a glimpse into our community.
Read their personal stories, learn about their work, discover how their health care supply chain career has shaped their lives, and see your experience mirrored in theirs. We hope their stories will inspire you to join this extraordinary group and add your voice and experience.
Chuck Jensen, Member Since 2019Membership means I have access to professionals in Healthcare Supply Chain. While Supply Chain principles go across industries, AHRMM brings together professionals who face similar issues, topics and obstacles. Since joining, I have met several peers and engaged them on questions and general dialogue.
Daniel Riggsbee, Member Since 2013My AHRMM membership means staying connected to my fellow peers at a national level, networking, gaining access to multiple resources and education opportunities, and staying abreast of industry leading practices and critical issues/resolutions, etc.
M. Renee Brenneman, Member Since 2009My AHRMM membership has been an invaluable resource to me from the educational tools to networking through local chapters and the annual conference. My CMRP certification has been helpful for career growth opportunities. The resources during COVID-19 were extremely useful. Thanks AHRMM!
Molly Thompson, Member Since 2014My AHRMM membership gives me the opportunity to connect and collaborate with others in the field. Having the opportunity to participate on a committee allows me to give back and contribute, while also gaining professional development experience!
Ashlea Souffrou, Member Since 2017It enables me to collaborate with both supply chain leaders as well as vendors to have real discussions about not just the issues in healthcare but also the advancements.
Jim Greenough, Member Since 2009AHRMM Membership is very valuable to me both personally and professionally for many reasons including: 1. Education 2. keeping me up to date with what is going on in the business, nation, regions and issues. 3. great networking both professional and personal. I have connections that I met at my first AHRMM Conference that are still great peers and resources.
Howard Mann, Member Since 1988Realistic Education, Networking with peers, professional certification, adopting innovations, integrating cost, quality and outcomes, effective mentoring and continously pursing non-labor expense management within our organizations.
Becky Mashmann, Member Since 2007My membership keeps me connected to the pulse of what is happening in supply chain. The sharing of information through podcasts and webinars on demand provide me and easy way to get information quickly on best practices.
Patrick Tabor, Member Since 1992AHRMM is the premier membership group for supply chain in healthcare. AHRMM has many outstanding education and networking opportunities. If you need to connect to who what and why of Healthcare supply Chain, AHRMM is a must for you as it has been to me for 25 years.
Aimee Watson, Member Since 2015My membership is a way for me to remain connected with former industry colleagues while also networking to make new connections. It affords me access to resources and people from whom I can learn and mentor. Once I obtained my CMRP certification six years ago, I encouraged others to seek theirs; and, as a result it opened doors to new professional opportunities for them. To me, that is one of the most rewarding benefits - seeing others succeed.
Susan Morris, Member Since 2004I joined AHRMM when I entered healthcare from manufacturing. Over the years, I have developed a network of professionals that have mentored me, assisted with product/vendor identification, gained insight into best practices, policy recommendations and life-long friendships. I have obtained certifications that have assisted in advancing my career. It is my most important membership group.
Gennady Beyzarov, Member Since 2017AHRMM membership means a great deal to me. It benefits me by reminding me that I am part of a greater community of professionals. The world of Supply Chain is changing so rapidly and as that evolution happens, AHRMM is there to help me realize that I am not alone in navigating the world of this continuously developing profession.
Jesse Raimer, Member Since 2018ARHMM membership means knowledge, connection, and the highest level of supply chain excellence.
Robert Cuthbertson, Member Since 1998AHRMM membership is invaluable in keeping up with issues in the industry, The education, networking and legislative updates have not only benefitted the hospital, me personally, but is also used for staff education as well. There is no other single source for all the information and education AHRMM provides.
Pat Klein, Member Since 2015Access to education through the Learning Center is critical for staying abreast of the latest trends in healthcare supply chain/materials management.
Dawn Watkins, Member Since 2009My AHRMM membership is a lifeline to over 3,600 supply chain experts, many of which I am proud to call trusted colleagues and friends. Now more than ever, we are stronger together!
Michael Schaefer, Member Since 2021Being a member of AHRMM gives me comfort that I will continue to receive data, news and resources that are timely and relevant to my role. As a member I know I have access to high quality tools and resources to assist in my personal development that lead to great business results.
Ric Goodhue, Member Since 1995Provides a network w/other supply chain professionals that shows me I'm not alone in this uphill battle to provide the best for patients and staff at an affordable price. Infinite resource for lessons learned so I don’t have to reinvent the wheel every time I face a challenge.
Pamela Bryant Member Since 1999AHRMM allows me to network with top supply chain leaders for learning opportunities in innovation and operations. When you have the opportunity to bounce ideas off of colleagues that have experienced the same challenges, you get re-invigorated for continuous improvements.
Ronna White, Member Since 2007Patient care is at the center of healthcare supply chain. The work is both rewarding and very challenging. I value having resources and a network of like-minded professional colleagues, knowing I am supported in my work.
Christy Karels, Member Since 2012Being an AHRMM member affords me to take advantage of nation wide networking, professional development, valuable supply chain resources and tools as well as the opportunity to be more involved in the advancement of healthcare supply chain.
Lisa Fohey, Member Since 1996My AHRMM membership is my access to the 2 things that are most important to my ability to provide value to patient care...education and a network of peers to consult with!
Bruce Zartman, Member Since 2004AHRMM has been and still is a great resource for me in managing our supply chain and value analysis programs. There are multiple, fantastic education opportunities that target the specific learning needs our Materials Managers have and the challenges they are facing. The AHRMM material located on the website and presented at the annual conferences is very relevant to our profession and what we do on a daily basis.
Brian Bartel, Member Since 2012AHRMM has continuously provided industry leading information, education and insight to members and is dedicated to the development and advancement of the healthcare supply chain.
Robert Perry, Member Since 1982I have been an AHRMM member for 38 years. It has been critical in my job and relationships going from a buyer to Corporate Director of Materials Management.
Mark Terranova, Member Since 1996In the day to day ever chainring field of the healthcare supply chain who do you turn to for help and advise? Your local AHRMM chapter and National association is there to help network, find a mentor, get some advise or just make new friends. Supporting the local AHRMM chapter maintains the support structure required in all times.
Debbie Schmidt, Member Since 1998I appreciate meeting fellow Supply Chain professionals who are going through the same challenges that we face and find it fascinating to see how each hospital handles various situations. It's always eye opening and helps me think outside the box!
Joseph Jang, Member Since 2017Lifelong learning through meaningful collaboration, partnership and friendship to enhance supply chain's impact in healthcare.
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