National Association of Medicaid Fraud Control Units
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.
Tracye is Director of Meetings and Events/Association Administrator for the National Association of Medicaid Fraud Control Units (NAMFCU). In this capacity, Tracye manages the day-to-day office operations and supervises the administrative staff. Tracye is also responsible for hotel and vendor contract negotiations as well as logistical planning, budget monitoring and travel reimbursement approval for all NAMFCU meetings, trainings and events.
Tracye is a graduate of the University of the District of Columbia and received a certificate in meeting planning from the George Washington University.
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 Committe, 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, Association Assistant
Linda joined the National Association of Medicaid Fraud Control Units (NAMFCU) in 2014. As NAMFCU’s Association Assistant, she provides administrative support to the NAMFCU Executive Director and NAMFCU Director of Meetings and Events/Association Administrator, coordinates training announcements, proposals and handouts, and provides membership services.