Leadership Council

About

The Virginia Center for Health Innovation's Leadership Council meets quarterly with the Board of Directors to participate in high-level discussions of issues important to the development and implementation of VCHI's initiatives.  Members have the opportunity to serve on one or more work groups and provide actionable recommendations on program design and execution.

Interested in joining?

All professional and trade associations, charitable foundations, health care companies, health systems, and employers are eligible for membership.

Members

AARP


David DeBiasi
Associate State Director - Advocacy

Aetna


Rachel Clark
Account Executive, Public and Labor Sector

Anthem


Maureen Dempsey, MD
Senior Clinical Officer, Care Management

APC


Michele Arling
President & CEO

Augusta Health


Scott Just, MD
President, Augusta Medical Group and VP Augusta Health

Ballad Health


Anthony Keck

EVP, Chief Population Health Officer

Biogen


Brockton Steckline

Thought Leader Liaison

Boehringer-Ingelheim


Debbie Benyo

Regional Account Executive, MidAtlantic

Bon Secours


Leanne Yanni, MD

Medical Director, Palliative Care and Executive Medical Director, Comprehensive Care

Carilion


Michael Abbott
VP Cardiovascular Institute

Cigna


Christina Stasiuk, DO

Market Medical Executive MidAtlantic

Cogit Analytics


Rick Hinton

CEO

GlaxoSmithKline


Maeve Gardner

Manager, State Government Affairs

HCA | Virginia Care Partners


Gerard Filicko

Vice President

Inova


Neeta Goel, MD

Medical Director, Quality and Population Health

Johnson & Johnson


Melissa Miculis

Strategic Business Director

LabCorp


Leslie Shelton

Vice President & General Manager

Maxim Healthcare Services


Chani Feldman

Vice President of Clinical and Regulatory Affairs

Medical Society of Virginia Foundation


Melina Davis

Chief Executive Officer & EVP
Medical Society of Virginia

Merck


Robert Avis

Strategic Account Manager

Novo Nordisk


Carla Peck

State Government Affairs

Optima


Thomas Lundquist, MD
Chief Medical Officer

PATH Foundation


Christy Connolly

President & CEO

Patient First


Theresa Noe

VP, Strategic Innovation & Partnerships

Pfizer


Robert Brinker

Key Account Manager

PhRMA


Nicole Palya Wood

Regional Director, State Advocacy

Privia Health


Eric Beyer
Market President, MidAtlantic

Riverside Health System


Ross Younger, MD

Associate CMIO

Sanofi


Brian Lloyd

Regional Account Executive

Sentara Quality Care Network


Lindsey Vaughn, MD, CPE

Chairman

UnitedHealthcare


John Fleig

COO UnitedHealthcare MidAtlantic

UVA Health System


New representative pending...

Virginia Academy of Family Physicians


David Ellington, MD
Past President

Virginai Association of Health Plans


Doug Gray
Executive Director

VCU Health


Marcos Irigaray
VP, Strategy & Marketing

Virginia Council of Nurse Practitioners


Shelly Smith, DNP
Director, DNP Program and Clinical Assistant Professor, VCU

Virginia Community Healthcare Association


Lara D'Antonio
Coordinator of Network Operations

Virginia Health Care Foundation


Debbie Oswalt
Executive Director

Virginia Hospital and Healthcare Association


Chris Bailey

Senior Vice President

Virginia Nurses Association


Shirley Gibson, DNP
AVP of Nursing, VCU Health

Virginia Oral Health Coalition


Sarah Bedard Holland
Executive Director

Virginia Premier


Linda Hines
President and CEO

Walgreens


Tony Droppleman
Area Health Supervisor, Richmond/Tidewater


 

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