National Association of Medicaid Fraud Control Units

National Association of Medicaid Fraud Control Units National Association of Medicaid Fraud Control Units

NAMFCU Staff

Barbara L. Zelner, Executive Director

Barbara is Executive Director of the National Association of Medicaid Fraud Control Units (NAMFCU) which represents the 50 state Medicaid Fraud Control Units. NAMFCU was founded in 1978 to provide information about Medicaid fraud and resident abuse investigations and prosecutions and to provide technical assistance and training to its member Units. Prior to joining NAMFCU, Barbara was legal editor of Aspen Systems Corporation’s Hospital Law Manual.

She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio and a law degree from St. Mary’s University, San Antonio, Texas.

Ashley Swift, Projects Manager

Ashley Swift joined the National Association of Medicaid Fraud Contro Units (NAMFCU) in 2016 and currently works as the Projects Manager. While working for NAMFCU, she is responsible for coordinating and supporting the Global Case Committee, other Association committees and working groups. Ashley has two Bachelor’s of Arts degrees in Political Science and History from Millersville University of Pennsylvania and a Masters in History from American Univeristy in Washington, DC.

Linda Vang, Meetings Manager

Linda joined the National Association of Medicaid Fraud Control Units (NAMFCU) in 2014 as NAMFCU’s Association Assistant. She currently is the Meetings Manger and is responsible for manging the Association's meetings and trainings.

Angel Rutter, Membership and Meetings Coordinator

Angel joined the National Association of Medicaid Fraud Control Units (NAMFCU) as a temp for NAMFCU’s Membership and Meetings Coordinator.