2020 Board of Directors


Nicholas Tejeda
Nicholas Tejeda, FACHE
Immediate past-chair

Market CEO
The Hospitals of Providence 
El Paso, Texas

 

KIMBERLY Wisdom
Kimberlydawn Wisdom, M.D., M.S. Chairperson

Senior Vice President, Community Health & Equity and Chief Wellness & Diversity Officer
Henry Ford Health System
Detroit, MI

 

Elisa Arespacochaga
Elisa Arespacochaga, MBA
Interim Executive Lead

Vice President
AHA Physician Alliance  
Chicago
 

 

Stephen Adkins, <small>MS</small>
Chief Stephen R. Adkins

Principal Chief, Chickahominy Tribe Chief Deputy Dir.
VA Dept. of Human Resource Management
Charles City, Va.
 

 

 

Bruce Bailey
Bruce Bailey

President and CEO
Tidelands Health  
Georgetown, S.C.
 

 

Deborah Bowen
Deborah J. Bowen, FACHE, CAE

President and CEO
American College of Healthcare Executives  
Chicago
 

 

Kathleen Curran
Kathleen A. Curran

Senior Director, Public Policy
The Catholic Health Association of the United States  
Washington, D.C.
 

 

Andres Gonzalez
Andres Gonzalez, MEd., CCDP/AP

Vice President, Chief Diversity Officer
Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin  
Milwaukee
 

 

Peggy Harris
Peggy Harris, MHA, FACHE, CDM, SPHR

Assistant Vice President, Diversity & Inclusion
Atrium Health  
Charlotte, N.C
 

 

Leonard Hernandez
Leonard R. Hernandez

CEO
Coffey Health System  
Burlington, Kan.
 

 

Jennifer Jackson
Jennifer Jackson

President and CEO
Connecticut Hospital Association  
Wallingford, Conn.
 

 

Janet Liang
Janet Liang

President, Northern California
Kaiser Foundation Hospitals and Health Plan, Inc.  
Oakland, Calif.
 

 

Ramanathan Raju
Ramanathan (Ram) Raju, M.D., MBA, FACS, FACHE

Senior Vice President and Community Health Investment Officer
Northwell Health  
Staten Island, N.Y.
 

 

Terika Richardson
Terika Richardson

President
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital  
Chicago
 

 

Ross Romero
Ross I. Romero, J.D.

Board Member
Salt Lake Regional Medical Center  
Salt Lake City
 

 

Juana Slade
Juana S. Slade, CDM, CCF

Chief Diversity Officer and Director Diversity and Language Services
AnMed Health  
Anderson, S.C.
 

 

John Vassall
John H. Vassall II, M.D., FACP

CEO
Foundation for Health Care Quality  
Seattle
 

 

Fabian Stone
Fabian A. Stone, MBA, MHA, MT(ASCP)

President, NAHSE
Associate VP, Revenue Cycle & Health Information Management
Duke University Health System  
Durham, North Carolina