Chermaine Sheyko

Chief Financial Officer

Chermaine joins Western Nephrology with over 13 years experience in the healthcare industry. Chermaine previously worked as the Finance Director for Children’s Eye Physicians. She also has experience in the hospital environment, working as a Senior Financial Analyst at Good Samaritan Medical Center. Chermaine has a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and a Master of Business Administration in Health Systems Management from Regis University. Chermaine enjoys camping, hiking and mountain bike riding with her husband.

Debra Reynolds 

Acute Team Director

Debra has been in the healthcare industry for over 20 years, with experience in healthcare management and operations, disease management, and elder care programs. Prior to joining Western Nephrology’s acute team in 2013, Debra was the executive director for a Denver based hospice and palliative care program, and worked for a non-profit association administering healthcare focused grant programs for Denver’s indigent and homeless community.  Debra’s hobbies include knitting and reading.  Debra and her husband have a son who attends UNC and a daughter who plays D1 Women’s Ice Hockey for Union College in New York.

Michelle Price

Senior HR Manager

Michelle has about 20 years of experience working in Human Resources supporting  business operations in various industries including the legal field, natural gas, and industrial distribution.  She has worked with employee groups with as few as 30 employees up to global organizations with over 8,000 employees.  Michelle has an MBA from Florida Atlantic University as well as a Bachelor’s Degree from the Florida Institute of Technology and has been PHR certified for over 15 years.  Michelle and her husband have two young children who keep them busy, and in any spare time that is available she enjoys cooking and fitness.

Kelly Rickaby

Clinic Operations Manager

Kelly has been in the medical field for 17 years with 10 years being in a healthcare management role. Her medical experience includes physician private practices, a non-profit insurance plan, and a healthcare cost containment company where she utilized her management and revenue cycle skills. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Communications with a public relations emphasis from the University of Colorado at Denver, and currently holds the following certifications through the APPC:  CPC (Certified Professional Coder) and CPPM (Certified Physician Practice Management).  Kelly has experience with AHIMA ICD-10 Train the Trainer.   In her spare time, she enjoys skiing, hiking, gardening, travel and any outdoor Colorado activities with her family.  Kelly’s philosophy when leading teams is to focus on creating a high functioning team that is able to quickly identify problems and give ideas on how to problem solve efficiently for the entire group.  She prefers a collaborative approach and encourages participation to obtain the best outcome for everyone involved.  Kelly believes it’s important to create a cohesive and positive environment for all employees so everyone feels comfortable raising concerns in a constructive and productive manner.  Relationship building, coaching, and accountability are keys to successful team building, and Kelly brings this knowledge base along with extensive experience in these specific areas.

Ashley Dunn

Clinic Operations Manager

Details coming soon….

Jill Hoomes

Access Center Manager

Jill Hoomes
Jill has joined Western Nephrology with 18 years experience in the nursing profession. She has worked in various areas of patient care including intensive care, prep and recovery for cardiovascular and surgery patients. Jill most recently was employed by St. Anthony’s in Lakewood, and prior to that, she worked for several different hospitals including the University of Colorado Hospital, El Camino Hospital in California, Johns Hopkins Hospital in Maryland, and Tufts New England Medical Center in Massachusetts to name a few.

In addition, she brings her experience as an interventional radiology nurse. Jill has been in nursing leadership roles for seven years prior to joining Western Nephrology. Recently she graduated from Regis University with her Master of Science in Nursing Leadership. Upon graduation from Regis University, she was selected from the academic team to received the award for “Outstanding Achievement: Leadership in Nursing Management”. Jill enjoys living in Colorado with her family and experiencing all of the different activities our state has to offer.

Stephanie Mackintosh

Billing Manager

Details coming soon…….