Anthony A. Koffman, FACHE, Administrator for the Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, received the 2016 Early Careerist Healthcare Executive Regent Award from the Florida – Northern and Western Region of the American College of Healthcare Executives. The Early Career Healthcare Executive Regent’s Award recognizes ACHE affiliates who have significantly contributed toward the advancement of healthcare management excellence and the achievement of the goals of ACHE. Affiliates are evaluated on leadership ability, innovative and creative management, capability in developing their own organization and promoting its growth and stature in the community, participation in local, state, or provincial hospital and health association activities, participation in civic/community activities and projects, and participation in College activities and interest in assisting the College in achieving its objectives.
Koffman has served in his current role since 2015. Prior leadership roles were the Administrator for the Division of Hospital Medicine and the Quality Manager for the Department of Community Health and Family Medicine; both at the University of Florida. Koffman is a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives, demonstrating a commitment to professional excellence. He served as the ACHE – North Florida Chapter’s Gainesville Local Program Council Director from 2010 to 2016 and now serves as President-Elect. Community activities include serving on the Board of Managers for the J. Wayne Reitz Union and the leadership council of his church. Koffman received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree in 2007 from the University of Wisconsin – Madison and his Master of Health Administration degree in 2009 from the University of Florida.