JoAnn Klinedinst

HIMSS

Vice President, Professional Development

As vice president of professional development for HIMSS, based in Chicago, IL, US, JoAnn W. Klinedinst, M.Ed., CPHIMS, PMP, DES, FHIMSS, FACHE, defines strategies that attribute to the lifelong learning, continuing engagement, and professional development for 75,000+ health information and technology professionals globally. A lifelong learner, Ms. Klinedinst holds a Masters in Adult Education from The Pennsylvania State University as well as industry certifications for the CPHIMS, the DES, and the PMP. She is Board Certified in healthcare management by the American College of Healthcare Executives and she is a Fellow of HIMSS. Ms. Klinedinst volunteers her time and serves on various boards nationally that promote the transformation of healthcare information and technology initiatives.

JoAnn W. Klinedinst, MEd, CPHIMS, DES, PMP, FACHE, FHIMSS