Our Leadership Team

Michael Ilnicki

Michael Ilnicki

President, DataGen
milnicki@hanys.org

Michael Ilnicki has more than 25 years of healthcare experience with demonstrated success serving in senior level positions at several companies, and providing decision support tools and consulting services to the healthcare industry. He is responsible for overseeing HANYS Solutions, the largest state healthcare association-based business subsidiary in the country. In 2004, Mr. Ilnicki was instrumental in the formation of DataGen.

James Kelley

James Kelley

President, HANYS Benefit Services
jkelley@hanys.org

James Kelley has more than 20 years of experience in the institutional retirement market and has spent much of his career working with healthcare and other not-for-profit organizations. He directs all of the activities and services for HANYS Benefit Services. Jim sets firm policy and has responsibility for all operations, customer service, and personnel for retirement plan services, employee benefits, and all other Advisory Services. Before joining HBS, Jim served as Vice President, Institutional Relations for The Hartford.

Eric Niehaus

Eric Niehaus

Vice President, HANYS Solutions
eniehaus@hanys.org

Eric Niehaus has worked in healthcare for more than 25 years. As Vice President of HANYS Solutions, he directs the company's software products for healthcare providers. He also speaks regularly at state and national conferences on issues relevant to health information management, such as the New York State Department of Health's Statewide Planning and Research Cooperative System (SPARCS) requirements and Diagnosis Related Group (DRG) reimbursement.