Chermaine Sheyko

Chief Financial & Operating Officer

Chermaine has been in the healthcare industry for 16 years. She 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. She also has her CMPE (Certified Medical Practice Executive) certification. 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.

Ashley Dunn

Clinic Operations Manager

Ashley has been in the medical field for 9 years and has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Central Oklahoma. She’s taken several leadership courses including Coaching for Performance Improvement, Managers’ Role in Implementing Change, and Mitigating Unconscious Bias and Leadership Communication. Ashley’s previous work experience includes Practice Management for Primary Care and Urgent Care Clinics, Supervisor of Clinical Operations for sleep disorder clinics, durable medical equipment clinics, a dental sleep medicine clinic and a wellness clinic. Ashley also has medical office experience in scheduling, insurance, claims, project management and marketing.

Ashley’s management style is individualized; she prefers to reach each person in a way that best suits each individual’s personality. She believes in collaborative leadership, promoting employee engagement, and empowering co-workers to share ideas and create a better quality of work for themselves and ultimately provide superior service to patients. Ashley feels that trust is built in an atmosphere where communication is candid, setbacks are reviewed for learning purposes, and successes are shared and celebrated. Along the same ideals, she believes in developing and coaching people in a way that is aligned with organizational goals, creates an inclusive work/life balance and lowers employee turn-over.

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 7 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

Stephanie has been in the medical field for 14 years including 5 years with Western Nephrology. She is an experienced biller from her employment in the Radiology and Anesthesia specialties as well as Nephrology.

Stephanie was born and raised in Denver, Colorado and graduated from Cambridge College with an Associate’s Degree in Medical Assisting.  Stephanie enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, soaking in our amazing mountains, and watching football and NASCAR.