Board of Directors

Officers

Chair

Dave Garrett, Senior Vice President & CIO, Novant Health

President

Sissy Holloman, JD, Vice President, Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LabCorp)

First Vice President

Christopher Jones, DrPH, MHA, Assistant Director for Quality Informatics, Wake Forest Baptist Health & Northwest AHEC

Second Vice  President

TBD

Secretary

Jean Foster, RHIA, CHPS, NC Health Information Management Association

Treasurer

Matthew Castellano, PT, MBA IT, System Executive Director, IT, UNC Health Care

Members

  • Holt Anderson, Principal, Learning Health Strategies
  • Blair Barton-Percival, MSW, Director, Piedmont Triad Regional Council Area Agency on Aging
  • Arlene Chung, MD, MHA, MMCi, Assistant Professor of Medicine & Pediatrics, UNC School of Medicine
  • Jason Cox, Security Practice Manager, Dynamic Quest
  • Seth Cutler, Vice President & Chief Security Officer, Allscripts
  • Chris Danzi, MBA, AVP, Information Services, Carolinas HealthCare System
  • Karen Davis, Vice President, Research Computing Division RTI International
  • Robert Gordon, Director, IS/CIO, Halifax Regional Medical Center
  • Anne Hakenewerth, PhD, Manager, Surveillance Systems Unit, NC DHHS Division of Public Health
  • W. Ed Hammond, PhD, Director, Duke Center for Health Informatics
  • Clyde Hewitt, Vice President of Security Strategy, CynergisTek
  • Gail Hinte, MHA, Partner, HIMformatics
  • Steve Horsley, Senior Vice President & CIO, Cone Health
  • Yvonne Hughes, MPA, Chief Executive Officer, Coastal Connect Health Information Exchange
  • Renuka Kasula, CEO & Cofounder, ReLi Med Solutions, LLC
  • Chuck Kesler, MBA, CISSP, CISM, PMP, Chief Information Security Officer, Duke Health
  • Geoff Lawson, Executive Director of Technology & Customer Service, Cone Health System
  • William Mattern, MD, Emeritus Professor of Medicine, UNC Health Care System
  • Helen Pak-Harvey, Principal, TTOP, LLC
  • Dawn Richardson, Senior Director of Sales, Alphanumeric Systems
  • Mark Shelhorse, MD, Interim VISN 6 Director, VA Mid Atlantic Health Care Network
  • Jane Smith-Patterson, President, Jane Patterson Associates
  • Gail Stephens, Executive Champion of Health & Life Sciences, SAS Institute Inc.
  • Alicia Stokes, Senior Strategy Advisor, Health Delivery Redesign, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of NC
  • Susan Lillard Thomason, RHIA, Vice President, Global Commercial Partnerships, Quintiles Transnational Corporation
  • Mary Thompson, Director of Health Information Systems/Services, ECU Brody School of Medicine
  • Heather Thornton, Systems Analyst, New Hanover Regional Medical Center
  • Franklin Walker, Director of Programs & Practice Management, NC Medical Society

NCHICA continues to amaze me with its people and its commitment.  Great to be a part of it.

— William Mattern, MD
Emeritus Professor of Medicine
UNC Health Care System
Chapel Hill, NC

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