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Brigette LaBar

Leader in Revenue Cycle Management Solutions

Brigette LaBar is a leader in revenue cycle management solutions. Previsously, Ms. LaBar was responsible for the revenue cycle operations at one of the largest independent clinical laboratory in California. She was instrumental in improving the performance of the revenue cycle operation and in transitioning a 90+ team member operation following an acquisition.

Brittney Leyva

Associate, Mayer Brown's Los Angeles Office

Brittney Leyva is an associate in Mayer Brown's Los Angeles office and a member of the Litigation & Dispute Resolution and Cybersecurity & Data Privacy practice groups.

Bruce Silverman

President & CEO of BD Silverman Consulting

Bruce Silverman is President & CEO of BD Silverman Consulting.  As the former Senior Vice President & Chief Operating Officer of Delta Dental of New Jersey (DDNJ), I am an experienced dental insurance executive with a 36+ year track-record of achieving exceptional results.

Bryan Meek

Attorney at Brennan, Manna & Diamond

Bryan Meek, Esq., is an Attorney in Brennan, Manna & Diamond’s Health Law Department and Labor & Employment Department. Bryan counsels health industry clients on contract disputes, Board investigations and suspensions, and compliance plans.

Caren Swartz


Caren brings with her over 21 years experience in practice management, coding, billing and reimbursement. Her background includes 6 years as an active duty Navy operating room technician, where she participated in surgeries of all specialties. She has worked in various practice settings such as Orthopedics, Oral Surgery, General Surgery and Multi-specialty practices.

Carl Mays II

President and CEO, ClaimCare, Inc.

Carl brings a unique perspective to the medical revenue cycle field. Carl started his career as an engineer for Boeing designing next generation helicopters (after obtaining a degree in Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering from Princeton University).

Cathy L. Larsen

Director of planning and development

Cathy Larsen began her career in emergency medical services with National and International Search & Rescue experience.  She received a BA from California State University, Chico and a Masters from Chapman College, graduating with Distinction in both instances. A passion for serving others and making a difference in the world led her to a career with Federally Qualified Health Centers, where she served as Executive Director and Emergency Manager for over 15 years.  She is a Visionary healthcare leader with solid experience managing all levels of corporate operations including executive management; disaster preparedness planning, response and recovery; compliance; information technology; and, quality improvement. She has a demonstrated history of strong technical systems analysis abilities integrated with operational execution expertise.

Cati Harris

Credentialing, Billing, and Coding Specialist

Cati Harris is a nationally certified credentialing, billing, and coding specialist, with over 20 years of experience in the healthcare industry. Cati is the Director of Credentialing/Contracting with Solar, Inc., a third-party billing company providing physicians across all specialties full-service revenue cycle management and billing.

Catrena Smith

President, Access Quality Coding & Consulting

With over 17 years’ experience in the Health Information Management Industry, Catrena is a nationally recognized speaker and has published numerous articles in professional journals and magazines. She has served in many roles such as coding specialist, coding auditor, coding trainer, medical records technician, and coding manager. She is a former AAPC Local Chapter President, serves as a HIM student/new graduate mentor for multiple organizations and has served as an Advisory Committee member of a local college for several years.

Chad Schiffman

Director of Compliance for Healthcare Compliance Pros (HCP)

Chad joined Healthcare Compliance Pros (HCP) in 2014 as the Director of Compliance. Chad’s seasoned background includes over 20 years combined experience in healthcare, information technology and compliance consulting services.