National Association of Medicaid Fraud Control Units
NAMFCU Staff Directory
Barbara L. Zelner, Executive Director
Barbara is the Executive Director of the National Association of Medicaid Fraud Control Units (NAMFCU) which represents the 53 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 joined the National Association of Medicaid Fraud Contro Units (NAMFCU) in 2016 and is currently the Projects Manager. 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. She is currently the Meetings Manager and is responsible for managing the Association's meetings and trainings. Prior to joining NAMFCU, she had over six years of experience in the event service industry, working as an Operations Assistant/Specialist in Dumfries, VA and an Account Manager/Conference Coordinator in Fairfax, VA
Angel Rutter, Membership and Meetings Coordinator
Angel joined the National Association of Medicaid Fraud Control Units (NAMFCU) in September 2018 and is currently the NAMFCU’s Membership and Meetings Coordinator. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Human Service & Social Justice from George Washington University. Angel is also fluent in Spanish.