The Central Florida Chapter officers of ACHE are here to help you. Please use the information below to send an e-mail or speak to a chapter officer.

Chapter President
Rick Smith, FACHE
Chief Operating Officer
Orlando Health Central 

Rick joins the Central Florida Chapter of ACHE with 33 years of healthcare experience including his background in Diagnostic Imaging where he holds the Certified Radiology Administrator Credential. Additionally, he holds a Masters Degree in Health Administration and has extensive knowledge of Healthcare management, Hospital Operations, Strategic Planning and Financial / Operational Analysis.  He has been a member of ACHE since 2008 and advanced to obtain his Fellow Credentials in 2011. During this time, Rick has recruited several other members into the ACHE and serves as a resource for these members. He is currently Chief Operating Officer at  Orlando Health Central Hospital in Ocoee, FL.  Rick has recently relocated from his home in Panama City, Florida to the greater Orlando area where along with his wife he continues to enjoy boating, golfing and spending time on the beaches of Florida’s west coast

Chapter Vice-President
Fran DiFede
Program Director of Wound Care & Hyperbaric Medicine
Director of Diabetes Education
Orlando Health Central 

Chapter Treasurer
Kelley Lamb
Florida Hospital

Chapter Secretary
Frank Fiorito
Project Manager, CVI Bundled Payments
Florida Hospital

Regent – Eastern Florida
Donald G. Henderson, FACHE
Central Florida Health

Board of Directors

Membership Chairperson
Marko Grguric
Manager, Application Services
Orlando Health Central

Membership Chairperson Elect
Kim Kapes, FACHE
Florida Hospital

Programs Chairperson
Donny Abraham, RN, FACHE
Admin. Director of Ambulatory Care
Central Florida Health

Programs Chairperson Elect
Victor J. Rosenbaum, MHA, FACHE
Director of Business Development
Ambulatory Services
Orlando Health

Communications Chairperson
Justina Oldehoff
Assistant Director
Florida Hospital 

Communications Chairperson Elect
Matthew Abbene
Florida Hospital

Sponsorship Chairperson
Nathaniel Torres
Johnson  & Johnson

Sponsorship Chairperson Elect
Open Position

LPC Chairperson
Courtney Holcomb, MSH, LSSGB
Performance Improvement Project Manager
Florida Hospital Waterman

LPC Chairperson Elect
Chad Ballard
Business Development Director

Diversity and Inclusion Chairperson
Maya Jaskot
Senior Client Director
GE Healthcare

Senior Executive Advisor
Frank Faust
Administrative Director of Marketing
Central Florida Health

Higher Education Chair
P. Shannon Elswick, FACHE
Lecturer and Executive in Residence
Health Management and Informatics
UCF College of Health and Public Affairs

Student Representative
Sara Yepes
Senior Fiscal Assistant & MSHSA Candidate
University of Central Florida

Chapter Coordinator
Beth Rodriguez