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    GBA Data and Benchmarking Committee

    The Data and Benchmarking Committee is charged with the following initiatives and actions:

    • Advising the AAMC on appropriate and timely data collection and reporting activities.
    • Assisting AAMC staff with identifying data and procedures that are of value to its members and the enterprise and considering how best to collect and report on the data.
    • Working with AAMC staff to develop mechanisms for educating the membership about the availability and use of benchmark data.
    • Developing and prioritizing research questions to be included on AAMC surveys and identify target audiences who can benefit from using the data.


    Padraic Reynolds, Associate Dean for Academic Administration, School of Medicine, New York Medical College


    Jeremekia Amos, Associate Vice President, Business Operations, University of Houston Tilman J. Fertitta Family College of Medicine

    Elaine Aromin, Assistant Director of Contracts and Compliance, Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV

    Darryl Barr, Director, Strategic Data Analytics, Emory University School of Medicine

    Beth Boatwright, Chief Financial Officer, Emory University School of Medicine

    Spencer Brady, Funds Flow Manager, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine

    Michael Budzynski, Vice Dean of Administration, Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine

    Heather Campbell, Vice Dean, Finance & Administration, Northwestern University The Feinberg School of Medicine

    Melissa Cowell, Financial Reporting Manager, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine

    Jeffrey D'Ambrosio, Assistant Dean for Academic Finance, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

    Darcie Flower, Senior Executive Director, Northeast Ohio Medical University

    Jennifer Friend, Director of Institutional Reporting, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

    Monica Gudea, Assistant Director, Business Technology, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine

    Jason Haddy, Assistant Vice President for Finance, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine

    Charles Hajek, Executive Director Finance, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

    Brant Hilson, Chief Administrator, Medical College of Wisconsin

    Gregory Johns, Management Financial Analyst, University of Utah Health System

    Lakshmi Kalyanaraman, Senior Director of Operations Innovation, Stanford University School of Medicine

    Greg Kharabadze, Executive Director, Business Administration & Strategic Initiatives, Yale School of Medicine

    Susan Kline, Vice Chair, Administration and Finance, Department of Pediatrics, Duke University and Private Diagnostic Clinic, PLLC

    Nicole Lockart, Senior Associate Dean for Administration & Chief Administrative Officer, Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine

    Brittany Lovellette, Accountant/Fiscal Manager, Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine

    Kristen Lynch, Assistant Director of Academic Compensation, Harvard Medical School

    Susan Marx, Vice Chair of Finance and Administration, Department of Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine

    Melinda Mastel, Senior Financial Analyst, Medical College of Wisconsin

    Ruth McIntosh-Brandt, Program Administrator, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

    Ngar Lun "Helen" Ngai, Director of Operations, Medical Education Administration, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

    Richard Nuttall, Vice Dean for Finance & Administration, Long School of Medicine, Dean's Office, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine

    Dorothea Owens, Director, Analysis and Planning, University of Tennessee Health Science Center

    Claudia Paz, Chief Business Officer, School of Medicine Basic Sciences, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

    Ben Pratt, Assistant Chief Administrator, Duke Department of Surgery, Duke University School of Medicine

    Johnny Quach, Chief Financial Officer, Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine

    Linda Raftery, Vice Chair for Administration, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine

    Anna Ramanathan, Director of Administration, Family Medicine, Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University

    Hardy Shah, Executive Chief Administrative Officer, University of California, Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine

    Angie Simonson, Finance Director for the Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School

    Becky Stauffer, Assistant Dean, Finance and Administration, West Virginia University School of Medicine

    Courtney Storey, Director, Clinical Operations, University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine

    Katie Thornsvard, Associate Dean for Finance, Duke University School of Medicine

    Walter Tinling, Vice President for Finance & Administration, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences