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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
Eastside Medical Center
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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, FACHE
Executive Director of Cardiology
Wellstar Kennestone Hospital
doug.gregory@wellstar.org

Board Member at Large and
Programs Committee Chair

Angela Henry, FACHE
Vice President, Business Development
The Medicus Firm Executive Search
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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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Committee Chairs

Board Member At Large and
Local Programs Councils Committee Chair

Chet S. Bhasin, FACHE
COO
Shepherd Center
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Communications Committee Chair

Sepi Browning, MHA, CPHIMS, FHIMSS, PMP, CHTS-IM
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 Member (ex oficio)

Mary Germann, RN, MN, SFHM, FACHE
AVP, Hospital-Based Physician Services
HCA Healthcare, Inc.
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Board Advisors

J. Craig Honaman, CRC, FACHE
Principal
H & H Consulting Partners
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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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