HBA Houston Honored Volunteer award was presented this month to LaMiracle A. Christopher, appointed in February 2020 as the HBA Southwest region, regional director, accounting and analytics. LaMiracle was nominated for her commitment and many contributions as a volunteer for HBA Houston and the HBA Southwest Region. She has demonstrated an amazing attitude, enthusiasm and initiative to help the HBA grow throughout the Southwest region. Most recently, LaMiracle has stepped up to take on an additional HBA volunteer assignment to help the HBA Southwest programming team to transition to virtual programs due to COVID-19.
LaMiracle Christopher is currently an implementation project manager within the strategic partnerships division of OptumRx. LaMiracle has received many great reviews on her knowledge and professionalism in successfully implementing clients by creating a seamless and agile project environment! LaMiracle obtained her MBA in healthcare management at Western Governors University, BBA in Finance from the Stephen F. Austin State University and is also a certified pharmacy technician and Six Sigma Green Belt.
LaMiracle’s favorite charity is Buckner Family Place, Buckner provides single-parent families the opportunity to live in a safe, secure environment while completing their educational or vocational goals and learning the skills they need to be self-sufficient. Families are provided support through access to affordable housing, financial assistance, counseling, spiritual growth and case management services. She is a proud boy mom to Joshua and Desmond. Joshua is an extremely active basketball and Fortnite enthusiast. Desmond often enjoys Baby Shark, Disney movies and lots of hugs.
Thank you, LaMiracle, for your dedication to inspire and further the advancement and impact of women in the business of healthcare. HBA Houston would not be possible without the contributions of volunteers like LaMiracle. She is an extraordinary volunteer that has played a significant role in building the HBA presence in Houston and throughout the Southwest region. We are lucky to have LaMiracle as part of the team. Email LaMiracle and be sure to connect via LinkedIn!