Network Staff

Our staff of clinical experts are available to assist both providers and patients along the healthcare journey. From educational opportunities to hand-on assistance, we are here to help.

executive director

Stephanie Smith

Executive Director

Email | Phone: 816-880-1700

assistant director

Debbie Ulm

ESRD Program Manager

Email | Phone: 816-880-1701

analytic manager

Shane Perry

Quality Improvement Analytic Manager

Email | Phone: 816-880-1705


Roma Heater

Quality Improvement Manager

Email | Phone: 816-880-1709

patient services

DeeDee Velasquez-Peralta

Patient Services Manager

Email | Phone: 816-880-1702

patient services

Allison Wayment

Patient Services Specialist

Email | Phone: 816-880-1708

info manager

Jeff Arnall

Information Manager

Email | Phone: 816-880-1703

project manager

Sandy Cannon

Information Management and ESRD Network Project Coordinator

Email | Phone: 816-880-1704