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                                                                              WITNESS LIST

            Finance

            June 14, 2022 10:00 AM

            Long-Term Care Funding/Medicaid

                  ON:

                                 Adkins, Hunter   (Self), Lakeway, TX

                                 Bauman, Ellen  Christian Educator (The ARC of DFW Area & Granddaughter)

                                 Bearden, Chase   (also providing written testimony) (Coalition of Texans with Disabilities)

                                 Campbell, Leslie Cunningham  COO - Skilled Nursing Care (Touchstone Communities),

                                 San Antonio, TX

                                 Carlton, Belinda  Retired  (also providing written testimony) (ADAPT of

                                 Texas/Guardianship Reform)

                                 Carriker, Terry  Mom, advocate  (Self; Daughter, PTFK), Austin, TX

                                 Chanski, Jared  Healthcare Admin  (also providing written testimony) (Preferred

                                 Management/TORCH), Shawnee, OK

                                 Cranston, Catherine Robbs  Personal Care Attendant  (also providing written testimony) 

                                 (Self; Personal Attendant Coalition of TX), Austin, TX

                                 Cranston, Ron  Advocate - Disability Rights (Personal Attendant Coalition of Texas)

                                 Crowther, Nancy  ADAPT of TX/PACT (Personal Attendant Coalition of TX), Austin, TX

                                 Crump, Patrick  President/CEO Senior Living (Morning Side/Leading Age), San Antonio,

                                 TX

                                 Dionne-Vahalik, Michelle  Associate Commissioner, Long-Term Care Regulation  (also

                                 providing written testimony) (Health and Human Services Commission), Austin, TX

                                 Dunkelberg, Ann  Policy Analyst & Advocate (Every Texan (formally CPPP))

                                 Fahr, Jessica Luke  Research Assistant  Portland State University  (Self), Kingsville, TX

                                 Fredriksen, Amanda  Policy and Research Manager  (also providing written testimony)

                                 (AARP), Austin, TX

                                 Grady, Victoria  Director of Provider Finance  (also providing written testimony) (Health

                                 and Human Services Commission), Austin, TX

                                 Groff, Landon  DMEPOS Owner (TexMEP), San Antonio, TX

                                 Hammon, Rachel  Executive Director  (also providing written testimony) (Texas

                                 Association for Home Care and Hospice), Austin, TX

                                 Hargett, Aaron  Executive Director, Buckner Retirement Service (Senior Living & Long

                                 Term Care)

                                 Hobbs, Zachary  Student (Family on MDCP with attendant care/long term care)

                                 Humber, Jeff  Vive President, Personal Care Services  (also providing written testimony)

                                 (AccentCare), Fort Worth, TX

                                 LaCuosse, Louis  Nursing Home Administrator (Advanced Healthcare Solutions)

                                 Laflen, Anthony  Point Clinic Care GM  (also providing written testimony) (Point Clinic

                                 Care)

                                 Litzinger, Linda  Public Policy Specialist, Parent and Caregiver  (also providing written

                                 testimony)  (Self; Texas Parent to Parent), Austin, TX

                                 Lloyd, Adrienne  Children's Defense Fund Texas - advocate (CDF Texas), Austin, TX

                                 Mehter, Hannah  Parent and Executive Director  (also providing written testimony)  (Self;

                                 Protect Texas Fragile Kids)

                                 Meyer, Alyse  VP of Advocacy  (also providing written testimony) (LeadingAge Texas),

                                 Austin, TX


                                                                              WITNESS LIST

            Finance

            June 14, 2022 10:00 AM

                                 Moore, Greg  Skilled Nursing (Caraday Healthcare), San Marcos, TX

                                 Naranjo, Mary  Chief Executive Officer  (also providing written testimony) (A Piney Woods

                                 Home Health, Inc), Austin, TX

                                 Ott, Angela  Policy Fellow (Hogg Foundation for Mental Health)

                                 Parades, Eddie  Health Care Administration (The Independent Coalition of Nursing Homes),

                                 Lewisville, TX

                                 Prince, Derek  Long Term Care (HMG Healthcare), Dallas, TX

                                 Render, Tena  Registered Nurse (Advanced Healthcare Solutions of Garland)

                                 Riner, Meera  COO, Nexion Health (Coalition of Independent Nursing Home Providers)

                                 Rothe, Nathan  Student  (also providing written testimony)  (Self; Caretaker/mom), Liberty

                                 Hill, TX

                                 Rueter, Rodney  Long term care  (also providing written testimony) (Lutheran Sunset

                                 Ministries/Leading Age Texas), Clifton, TX

                                 Stephens, Stephanie  State Medicaid Director  (also providing written testimony) (Health

                                 and Human Services Commission), Austin, TX

                                 Stieg, Claire  LBB Analyst  (also providing written testimony) (Legislative Budget Board),

                                 Austin, TX

                                 Trigg, Adrienne  Govt. & Payer Relationship Mgr.  (also providing written testimony)

                                 (Texas Medical Equipment Association)

                                 Warner, Carrie  Community Care Worker (ADAPT/PACT), Austin, TX

                                 Warren, Kevin  Skilled Nursing  (also providing written testimony) (Texas Health Care

                                 Association), Austin, TX

                                 Weedman, Chris  Nursing Home Administrator (Renaissance at Kessler Park), Dallas, TX

                                 Wohleb, Steve  General Counsel (Texas Hospital Association), Austin, TX

                                 Wood, Trey  CFO  (also providing written testimony) (HHSC), Austin, TX

                  Registering, but not testifying:

                  ON:

                                 Milligan, Maureen  President/CEO (Teaching Hospitals of Texas), Austin, TX

                                 Stacey Jr., Frank H.E.  Retired/Disabled (ADAPT, PACT)

                  Providing written testimony:

                  ON:

                                 Breadbent, Brian  Parent  (Self)

                                 Fleharty, Andy  Mother, advocate  (Self; Son), Leander, TX

                                 Ford, Ashley  Director of Public Policy & Advocacy (The ARC of Texas), Austin, TX

                                 Goodrich, Katherine  Government Affairs (Outreach Health), Austin, TX

                                 Knustrom, Eric  Attorney (The Cenikor Foundation), Austin, TX

                                 Lee, Donald  President (Texas Essential Healthcare Partnerships), Austin, TX

                                 Murphree, Susan  Sr. Disability Policy Specialist (Disability Rights TX), Austin, TX

                                 Yoder, Katherine  VP Governmental Relations (Parkland Health), Austin, TX