Our Executive Team

Perry Ellie, MA, RHIA, Fellow AHIMA

President and Owner

Perry has held positions from HIM clerk to department director in large tertiary care facilities. He has also served a Health Information educator and in numerous volunteer leadership roles at the local, state and national levels.  He is a former President and Distinguished Service Award recipient of the Florida Health Information Management Association. A former member of American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) Board of Directors and was even on the ballot for president of AHIMA in 2004. Perry created H.I.M. Recruiters in 1991 and continues to lead the rapidly growing company.

Nancy Ellie

Chief Financial Officer/Office Manager

Nancy has worked in the financial industry for over 30 years serving as the H.I.M. Recruiters CFO for over 20.  She manages the office team on a daily basis and coordinates our accounting processes.  Years of practical experience have provided her with in-depth knowledge in the area of HIM.

Doug Ellie

Executive Recruiter

Doug manages our Tampa office and has worked with HIM Recruiters in different capacities for many years.  He is an Executive Recruiter with H.I.M. Recruiters where he works with HIM professionals and clients on a daily basis.  In 2009, he earned a certificate in Healthcare Informatics from St. Petersburg College.  Doug also earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from the University of Florida.  Prior to joining HIM Recruiters Doug worked in several financial roles most recently as the Chief Financial Officer & IT Manager for one of the largest real estate companies in the state of Florida.  He holds an active Florida real estate license and assists our candidates with their relocation needs as needed.

Laura Poucher

Director, Marketing and Social Media

Laura joined our team after being employed in Marketing with some of the most prestigious companies in the Tampa Bay area including: HSN (Home Shopping Network), Busch Gardens Tampa Bay, and Catalina Marketing.  She has been responsible for developing marketing plans, managing strategic partnerships, contracting and organizing promotional events, and managing interns.  She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing from University of South Florida.