AHI Hires New Staff Members

Amber Guyette joins AHI as a community engagement facilitator for the Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment (DSRIP) program. Guyette, formerly a rehabilitation coordinator for the Liberty House Foundation and a secretary for Glens Falls Hospital’s Inpatient Behavioral Health Unit, will support and train professionals in implementing patient activation strategies for engaging low/non-using Medicaid recipients.

Guyette earned an Associate of Art degree in Humanities from SUNY Adirondack and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from SUNY Plattsburgh.

Victoria Knierim joins AHI as a community engagement facilitator for the Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment (DSRIP) program. Knierim, formerly the general office administrator for Saratoga and North Creek Railway, will support and train professionals in implementing patient activation strategies for engaging low/non-using Medicaid recipients.

Knierim earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business from SUNY Plattsburgh and a Master of Science degree in Community and School Health from Canisius College.

Alisa Preston joins AHI as an enrollment specialist for the Enrollment Assistance Services and Education (EASE) program. Preston, formerly a NY State of Health Marketplace in-person navigator for the Massena Independent Living Center, provides assistance to individuals, families and small business owners enrolling in health insurance.

Preston earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Integrative Studies from Pennsylvania State University.

Jon Quintal joins AHI as workforce coordinator for the Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment (DSRIP) program. Quintal, formerly a training and change management specialist for Gracenote, Inc., provides assistance and support for workforce initiatives related to the Performing Provider System (PPS).

Quintal earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English/Communications from Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts.

Chelsea Truehart has accepted the position of workforce coordinator for the Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment (DSRIP) program. Truehart, formerly the program and marketing coordinator for the Hudson Mohawk Area Health Education Center (HMAHEC), provides assistance and support for workforce initiatives related to the Performing Provider System (PPS).

Truehart earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Studio Art and a Master of Science degree in Teaching from SUNY Potsdam.