South LHIMA (SLHIMA)
The South District of LHIMA includes all members with zip codes that begin with 705-706-707-708.
Charisse Emmer, BS, RHIA
Kaleb A Broussard, BS, RHIA
Tawnya Breaux, RHIA, CCS (no bio provided)
Marissa Lajaunie, MBA, RHIA
Past President and District Representative
Kristy Courville, MHA, RHIA
*Bios are available by clicking on the individuals’ names above
The South District would like to highlight Kristy Courville, past president of the Louisiana Health Information Management Association and the South District. Kristy has been a senior instructor within the College of Nursing and Allied Health Professions at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette for seven years. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Information Management from the University of Southwestern Louisiana, and a Master of Science degree in Health Services Administration from the University of St. Francis.
Kristy has been an active member of the American Health Information Management Association for over twenty years. She has served in many volunteer leadership roles in a variety of capacities at the district, state, and national levels. Kristy is a Louisiana delegate to the AHIMA House of Delegates. Volunteerism within Louisiana Health Information Management Association (LHIMA) includes various board positions including the current position of past-president. Kristy is an active member of the South District of the Louisiana Health Information Management Association of which she has served as treasurer, president, and district representative.