Heidi Redmond Raines

Chief Executive Officer & President

Heidi Raines is the CEO and founder of Medical Executive Partners and Compliance Partners. Heidi’s work experience has spanned a number of healthcare sectors, including hospitals, private and public healthcare centers, and pharmaceuticals. Read More….

Barbara Marhafer

Chief Financial Officer

Barbara Marhafer’s career began as a Healthcare Auditor with Arthur Young & Co. after attaining her CPA designation in Georgia. During her career, she has lead thousands of financial compliance audits for clients. Prior to joining MEP, Barbara was the Chief Financial Officer for RW Development. Read More….

Connie Christy, CPA

Director of Accounting and Audit Services

Connie Christy joined Compliance Partners to lead the audit team in 2014. Connie’s experience on the payer and provider sides of healthcare gives her a unique perspective when delivering accounting and audit services to Compliance Partners clients. Her expertise includes interfacing with regulatory agencies in preparation and analysis of reporting. After working as Internal Auditor at Jewish Hospital of St. Louis and Supervisor and Senior Internal Auditor at Human a, Inc., she served as Controller and CFO for companies in the healthcare domain. Read More….

Jessie Smith, MHA, CHC

Vice President / Shareholder 

Jessie Smith leads the implementation and operation teams for Compliance Partners. She joined Compliance Partners after managing clinical systems at Memorial Hermann Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine in Houston’s Medical hub. Read More….

Colleen Dionne

Operations Coordinator

Colleen Dionne is the Operations Coordinator for the Compliance Partners team. She recently relocated to the area from Boston. Well living in the New England she worked for Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research as and Operations and Project Coordinator. ¬†Read More…

Kelly M. Willenberg, RN, MBA, CHRC, CHC

Clinical Research Lead

Kelly Willenberg has extensive knowledge in research compliance, including all aspects of billing compliance. She has nearly 30 years of clinical experience and has authored over 160 publications, papers and presentations on all aspects of compliance. Read More….

Isaac McClure

Healthcare Project Coordinator

Isaac McClure leads software research as software services are added or improved, and is experienced at tailoring the software to fit the clients needs. His interest in customized workflows has been instrumental in the development of implementation processes. Read More….

Mike Melito

Board Member

Mike Melito serves as a Board member of Compliance Partners by advising on client service delivery as well as company expansion. Mike is an innovative technology entrepreneur who has excelled in the technology space for over 25 years, resulting in numerous ventures and subsequent acquisitions in the mobile technology, and oil and gas industries. ¬†After a highly successful 12-year tenure at Sharp Electronics Corporation, he began his own wireless communications company, Nexstar Inc. Read More….