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GAHE Leadership

GAHE is led by a volunteer, elected board of directors. Terms are one year and election is held at the GAHE Annual Meeting.

2020 Board Leadership

President

R. Trent Lind, FACHE
Chief Executive Officer
Piedmont Eastside
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Vice President

John Kueven, FACHE, MHA, RN
President
WellStar Paulding Hospital
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Secretary

Jon-Paul Croom
President & System Senior VP
WellStar North Fulton Hospital
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Treasurer

Taylan Bozkurt, MBA, FACHE
Chief Technology Officer and
Vice President of Operations
Burn and Reconstructive
Centers of America
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ACHE Regent for Georgia
Immediate GAHE Past President and
Senior Executives Committee Chair

Callie Andrews, MBA, MSHA, FACHE
Senior Vice President and President
WellStar Cobb Hospital
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Board Members at Large

Board Member At Large and
Fellow Advancement
Committee Chair

Rahul Ghotge, MD, MS, MBA,
FACHE

Principal
EHR 2.0
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Board Member at Large and
Membership Growth and
Satisfaction Committee Chair

Doug Gregory, RN, FACHE
Vice President Cardiovascular Service Line
Phoebe Putney Health System
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Board Member at Large and
Programs Committee Chair

Angela Henry, FACHE
Sector Leader, Hospital Systems and Academic Medicine – Professional Search
Korn Ferry
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Board Member At Large and
PEG (Physician Executive Group)
Committee Chair

Boykin Robinson, MD, MBA, FACHE
CEO
Core Clinical Partners
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Board Member At Large and
Sponsorship Committee Chair

Bobby Ryan, FACHE, MBA
Chief Growth Officer
ApolloMD
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Board Member At Large and
Diversity and Inclusion
Committee Chair

Jarvis T. Gray, MHA, MPM, FACHE,
CMQ-OE, CLSSMBB, PMP

CEO/Founder
The Quality Coaching Co.
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Committee Chairs

Board Member At Large and
Local Programs Councils
Committee Chair

Chet Bhasin, FACHE
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Communications Committee
Chair

Sepi Browning, FACHE, FHIMSS, PMP
President, Brighthour HIT Consulting
Information Technology Operational
& Project Leader,
Emory Healthcare, Inc. (Johns Creek)
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Joint Programs Committee Chair

W. Bryant Cornett, FACHE
President
DTSpade – Specialized Real Estate
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Career Development Committee
Chair

Sonja McLendon, FACHE
Chief of Operational Excellence
Northeast Georgia Health System
sonja.mclendon@nghs.com

Board Advisors

Mary Germann, RN, MN, SFHM, FACHE
AVP, Hospital-Based Physician Services
HCA Healthcare, Inc.
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J. Larry Tyler, FACHE, FHFMA, CMPE
Chairman & CEO
Practical Governance Group
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GAHE Staff

GAHE Executive Director

Bruce Lloyd
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