Meet the team that’s raising the bar on pediatric billing
And looking out for your practice as if it were their own.
Emily – Leadership
Emily Floyd, MBA
As a business consultant, Emily naturally brings a fresh and strategic approach to pediatrics. After completing her MBA at Yale, Emily spent eight years working with a Fortune 50 company leading teams of various sizes, ranging from ten to over 200. She holds certification from the American Association of Professional Coders and is an expert at determining ways to help practices be more profitable.
Wincy – Leadership
Wincy Tomecko, MD
As a pediatrician, Wincy understands what it’s like to juggle seeing patients and keeping a practice on track. Wincy has expertise in practice brand management and building a thriving practice by developing key relationships with referring physicians. She has been in private practice for over ten years and has advised many colleagues on establishing and growing a private practice.
Sue – Leadership
Sue Schleier, MD
As a pediatrician, Sue understands what it’s like to see patients and their parents. With more than 20 years of experience, she has worked both in a multi-group corporation and running her own independent practice. She knows just how difficult it can be to focus on patient care while handling the operations of a practice, and wants to help more pediatricians get paid for their work.
Richard – Leadership
Richard Schleier, JD
As a former trial lawyer, Richard understands the legal landscape that healthcare professionals navigate. Richard has expertise as a corporate attorney, and has spent the last 10 years exclusively devoted to healthcare businesses. At Altus, Richard assists our billing team with legal responses to denied claims and helps to highlight legal concerns for our clients so they can make wise decisions regarding their practice.
Andrea – Billing Manager
Andrea is a Colorado native and has hiked her way through the state, including 5 of the 58 “14ers.” She is mother to 3 adult sons and 1 unruly puppy. Andrea is inspired by the writings of Henry David Thoreau, Robert Frost, and John Muir.
Jenni – Billing Manager
Jenni lives in the Memphis area with her husband, daughter, and gaggle of pets. She is deeply involved in the local special needs community, and jumps at any chance to escape to the beach.
Leanna – Billing Manager
Leanna lives in the Metro-Detroit area with her 2 kids, 2 rescue pups and sassy cat. On a day off you might catch her hiking or roaming the aisles of Target with Starbucks in hand.
Becky – billing
Becky makes her home in the Memphis area, where she lives near her daughters and grandchildren. When she’s not being bossed around by her diva cat, she loves spending time with her family and catching up on her favorite shows.
Brittany – billing
Brittany is a mom, wife, identical twin, and avid football fan. She lives in Georgetown, KY with her 4 kids and husband, and her ideal weekend is spent cheering on the Steelers or Michigan. Go Blue!
Cassie – billing
Cassie lives with her son in Green Bay, Wisconsin, where she loves thrifting, playing card games, and spending time with her family. She’s also a big fan of cottage cheese–she puts it on everything!
Deann – billing
Deann lives in the central Texas town of New Braunfels with her husband, 3 sons, and labradoodle. She is an avid athlete, competing in Spartan races and sprint triathlons.
Janna – billing
Janna was born and raised in Central Texas. She has worked in pediatrics for 10 years. Janna loves to travel and takes any opportunity to visit her home away from home, Miami!
Jean – billing
Jean lives in Warren, PA with her husband, 2 children, and dog. She loves all sports and any chance to be outdoors… but as an owner of the Green Bay Packers, she is a Cheesehead at heart!
Jessica – K – billing
Jessica makes her home on the shores of Lake Erie, in South Amherst, OH. She lives with her husband, 3 kids, and 2 dogs. She stays busy camping, hunting, crafting, entertaining. Fun fact: she is a professional hulahooper.
Jessica – S – billing
Jessica’s home in the Appalachian mountains gives her plenty of opportunities to do her favorite thing– long drives to soak in the beautiful scenery. She is a wife, mother to 6, and grandmother to 2.
Kari – billing
Kari resides in beautiful, historic Bucks County, PA with her husband of 22 years, 3 children and her pet beagle. She is passionate about helping the homeless, and every year fills backpacks with essential items to distribute in NYC.
Kela – billing
Kela lives in the Texas panhandle with her husband, three children and their labradoodle. She loves interior decorating and riding horses, and is grateful to live just 30 minutes from the beautiful Palo Duro Canyon.
Lori – billing
Lori lives with her husband, 2 daughters, and pug in Lexington, SC. She loves to boat, exercise and spend time with her family. Fun fact: Lori is from a town known as the “Home of the White Squirrels” due to its high population of bushy-tailed, albino squirrels.
Priya – billing
Priya lives in Plano, TX with her husband and 2 kids. She is an active volunteer in her local community, but also loves to see the world and collect traditional dolls from the various countries she visits.
Shannon – billing
Shannon makes her home in the seaside town of Beaufort, SC, with her husband, 5 kids, and 2 cats. She loves to be on the water, whether on the boat, local beaches, or fishing the Lowcountry with her family and friends.
Teresa – billing
Teresa travels full time with her husband of 39 years, but she considers Amarillo, TX her homebase. She is “Nana” to her 6 grandchildren and loves inspirational quotes.
Vanessa – billing
Vanessa is our resident dog-lover! She and her husband foster dogs at their home in Bristow, VA, and they also have 4 pups of their own. She loves gardening and bingeing Bravo, and tries to find the humor in everything.
Ruby – Billing Administrative Assistant
Ruby calls Fort Worth, TX home, where she lives with her husband and 2 daughters. When she’s not tending to her 46 (!) house plants, you can find her playing board games or lost in a good book.
“Altus understood my frustrations from the beginning and I felt good knowing that an MBA was helping with the business side of my practice. Altus brings a sense of professionalism and they help me feel like our practice isn’t on an island. I have total confidence with the billing now and how things are handled in our practice.”