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Valley Chapter

Last Updated: 9/2019

Valley Chapter

LEADERSHIP 2019-2020



Judy Newland, CMA (AAMA)


Vice President:

Kim Gropp, CMA (AAMA) B.A.



Danielle Bodoh, CMA (AAMA)



Nancy Kohls, CMA (AAMA)


Immediate Past President

Kim Cooper, CMA (AAMA)



Denise Dorsey-LaCanne, CMA (AAMA)


Audit: Karen DeBruin, CMA-A (AAMA)


Budget: Karen DeBruin, CMA-A (AAMA)



Kami Sahli, CMA (AAMA)

& Michelle VanHandel, CMA (AAMA)



Judy Newland, CMA (AAMA)


Procedure Manual:

Denise Dorsey-LaCanne, CMA (AAMA)


Public Relations:

Michelle VanHandel, CMA (AAMA)


Rules of Governance:

Joanne Steffens, CMA (AAMA)


Schultz Scholarship:

Judy Newland, CMA (AAMA)


Ways & Means: Kim Cooper, CMA (AAMA)


Chapter Representative:

Amy Otte, CMA (AAMA)


Student Ambassadors:

Veronica Hebert, CMA (AAMA) for NWTC and Kathleen Kallio, CMA (AAMA) for FVTC


BOUNDARIES (Oconto, Outagamie, Brown, Winnebago, and Waupaca)


Events & Information




Welcome to the Valley Chapter of Medical Assistants Host of the WSMA 65th Annual Conference We off two type of educational opportunities with speakers providing AAMA approved CEUs Our “Morning of Education” is held at the Fox Valley Technical College at 1825 N Bluemond Dr. Appleton Our “Eat & Educate” event is held on a week day night at a restaurant in the Appleton area They are free to members and a $5.00 fee for non-members Be a part of the fun planning and providing help as we host the WSMA conference Find out more on Facebook: Valley Chapter of Medical Assistants.



Saturday September 21, 2019   7:45a.m. to 1:00p.m. Fox Valley Tech Room HS114B use entrance #16

-Connecting Lives/Sharing Life: The Community Blood Center 1 C/G CEU

-Understanding CKD Chronic Kidney Disease 1.5 C CEU


Save the following dates for future meetings!  Information will be posted when place & topics confirmed

Wednesday October 16, 2019, 6:00-8:00 p.m. Location to be determined


January 11, 2020, Saturday, 7:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Fox Valley Tech Room HS114A/B use entrance #16


April 16-18, 2020 Thursday – Saturday  WSMA 65th Annual Conference at Bridgewood Resort Neenah WI


May 12, 2020, Tuesday, 6:00-8:00 p.m. Fox Valley Tech Room HS114/A use entrance #16







SCHULTZ SCHOLARSHIP The Valley Chapter of Medical Assistants offers a $200.00 scholarship to a student who is enrolled in an accredited medical assisting program located in the Valley Chapter area. The Schultz Scholarship recipient will be notified by mail and the award will be presented at our May meeting. Any questions regarding the Schultz Scholarship or the application process contact Judy Newland, CMA (AAMA) at judithann@centurytel.net.

Click here for application form and instructions.