Leadership & Committees

2020-2021 Board of Directors

Officers:

President & President Elect
Tifani Leal

A1 Professional Answering Service, Inc.
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Immediate Past President
Joseph Pores
Call 4 Health
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VP-Secretary 
Mark Hastings
Hastings Humans
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VP-Treasurer
Jim Reandeau
FOCUS TELECOMMUNICATIONS
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Elected Directors:

   
Jeff Zindel II
AnswerPro
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Mark Hastings
Hastings Humans
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  Randy Ripkey
Accurate Messages

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Tim Neville
STATCALL

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Appointed Directors:

   

 

Susan Mealer
Answering Advantage, LLC
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Jim Reandeau
FOCUS TELECOMMUNICATIONS
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Brianna J Burke
Nationwide Inbound Inc.

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Darlene Campbell

Information Communications Group 
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Michele Hoff
Abbott Answering

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Pat Dye
Amtelco
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VENDOR REPRESENTATIVE

 

 APPOINTED REGIONAL REPRESENTATIVE

  Isaac Thompson
Startel
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  Jerry Jordan
AnswerPhone
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Committees:

Communications: 
Chair:  TBD
Charges: 
Communicate and share everything ATSI with members and non-members; keeping the association top of mind.

Conference:
Chair: TBD 
Charges: The Conference Committee is charged with ensuring a well-balanced, high quality, the program is organized and presented at the annual conference. Identifies a conference theme, selects speakers, and assists with scheduling all conference activities with help from the contracted management company.

Education:
Chair:  Joe Pores
Charges: Review existing content on ATSI University and determine if it's viable or needs to be trashed or revised. Identify new content for ATSI University. Provide oversight for the LMS. Develop a HIPAA Risk Assessment program to offer the industry.

Government Relations:
Chair:
  TBD

Lobbyist: Dave Wenhold
Charges: The Government Relations Committee is charged with keeping ATSI 
members aware of any legislative issues coming from Congress that might impact the TAS industry. The Committee is tasked with being aware of any actions at the FCC that might impact the industry; advising and guiding members about legislative issues and working closely with the ATSI Lobbyist. Host a Hill Walk in 2019, and consider establishing this as an annual event.

Industry Relations:
Chair: 
TBD

Charges: Reinforce the working and collaborative relationships between ATSI, 
regional groups, and user groups. Bring a presence to WSTA’s former region.

Strategic Partnerships:
Chair: 
TBD

Charges: Reinforce the working and collaborative relationships between ATSI and industry vendors; specifically, on related issues to HIPAA.

Member Engagement: 
Chair:
 Jeff Zindel II

Charges: To promote ATSI to potential members and to promote the profession to 
external audiences. Responsible for the oversight of the ATSI renewal, retention, and recruitment campaigns; with the goal of consistently increasing ATSI membership. It also considers additional member benefits for recommendation to the Board of Directors for consideration. Contact members, when needed, to gather information and to encourage renewals. 

ATSI Southeast Region: 
Chair: Tifani Leal

Charges: Build strong networking opportunities and support the Southeast Region focusing on ways to expand upon their member benefits.

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