BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Russ Lipari
Founder & CEO Health Connect South

Tom Hawk
Partner King & Spalding

Dr. Dennis Liotta
Executive Director Emory Institute for Drug Development

Dr. James Weyhenmeyer
Vice President for Research and Economic Development Georgia State University

Dr. Valerie Montgomery Rice
President & Dean Morehouse School of Medicine

BOARD OF ADVISORS

Andy Miller
CEO, Georgia Health News

Russell Allen
President & CEO, Georgia Bio

Sherry Farrugia
2014 Conference Chair Director, Georgia Tech/CHOA

Sig Mosley
Founder, Mosley Investments

Ed Baker
Executive in Residence at Georgia State University’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business

Hon. Kwanza Hall
International Relations Chair, Atlanta City Council

Sanjay Parekh
Founder, Startup Riot

Paula Lawton Bevington
Founder, Bevington Advisors

Kathy Harris
SVP, Corp Development ShareCare

Mike Paulhus
Partner, King & Spalding

David Hartnett
SVP-Economic Development, Metro Atlanta Chamber

Trey Ragsdale
Director, Kaiser Permanente

Renay Blumenthal
President, The Grady Foundation

Shane Jackson
President, Jackson Healthcare

Adriane Randolph, PhD
Director, BrainLab, Kennesaw State University

Kenneth R. Tindall
SVP, Science & Business Development, North Carolina Biotechnology Center

Larry Williams
President & CEO, Technology Association of Georgia

Mark Rosenberg, MD
Former President & CEO, Taskforce For Global Health

Steve Carey
Vice-President, Georgia Public Broadcasting

Tiffany Karp
Executive Director, Global Center for Medical Innovation

Mike Cassidy
President & CEO Georgia Research Alliance

Lamar McGinnis, MD
Past President, Medical Advisor, American Cancer Society

Anita Sharpe
Bureau Chief, Bloomberg News

Farah Chapes
Chief Operating Officer Emory School of Medicine

Anne Meisner
Chief Hospital Operations Officer, Cancer Treatment Centers of America; President and CEO, Southeastern Regional Medical Center

Jim Curran, MD, MPH
Dean, School of Public Health, Emory University

Jim Weyhenmeyer, PhD
Vice-President, Research Georgia State University

Stephen Vault, PhD
Director of Business Development and Strategic Planning, Grady Health SystemJulie MurchinsonCEO, Health EvolutionSidney Welch
Chair, Healthcare Innovation, Polsinelli

Angela Humphreys
Chair, Healthcare Practice Group at Bass, Berry & Sims

Will ElLaissi
Partnership Development-Duke Institute for Health Innovation

L.A. Galyon
Director at Brentwood Capital Advisors

David Vreeland
Managing Partner at Cumberland Consulting Group

Chris Clark
New Journey Board Member, UCB Pharmaceuticals

Laura Stanley
Executive Director, Foundation for Mitochondrial Medicine

Steven C. Fraime BSN, MBA, MHA
Director, Center For Health Transformation