Staff

Board of Directors

Laura Calhoun, MHA
Executive Director

Teresa Goode, BSN, RN, BBA
Health Careers Coordinator

Kewandris Hall, BSc
Student Support Special Projects Coordinator

Michelle Huskey, MS, RRT-NPS
Continuing Education & Distance Learning Coordinator

Rashae Oliver, MEd
Preceptor Coordinator

Zina Whitaker, MA
Office Manager

Winston Price, MD, FAAP
CHAIRMAN
Chief of Staff
Memorial Hospital and Manor
Bainbridge, GA

Glenda Battle, RN
VICE-CHAIRPERSON
Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital
Leesburg, GA

Kay Brooks Hatfield, EdD, LPC
SECRETARY
Executive Director
Albany Area Community Service Board
Albany, GA

Casey Rushton, MEd
TREASURER
Marketing & Physician Recruitment Coordinator
Crisp Regional Health Services
Cordele, GA

James R. Davis, MD
South Georgia Medical Center
Valdosta, GA

The Honorable Dean Burke, MD
State Senate District 11
Medical Director
Memorial Hospital and Manor
Bainbridge, GA

Sandra Daniel, PhD, RN
Dean, College of Nursing & Health Sciences
Georgia Southwestern State University
Americus, GA

Rachel Burke Glass, DO
Pediatrician/Owner
South Georgia Primary Care
Alma, GA

William A. Guest, MD, FCCP
Chief Medical Officer (RETIRED)
Tift Regional Medical Center
Tifton, GA

James A. Hotz, MD, MACP
Clinical Services Director
Albany Area Primary Health Care, Inc.
Albany, GA

Wilson “Bubba” Joiner, CPA
Draffin & Tucker, LLP
Albany, GA

Denise Kornegay, MSW
Executive Director & Associate Dean
GA Statewide AHEC Network
The Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
Augusta, GA

Suresh K. Lakhanpal, MD, MBA
Phoebe Health Systems
Albany, GA

David McEachin, MD
Chief Medical Information Officer
Tift Regional Medical Center
Tifton, GA

Stacie Mims, RN MHA
CEO/CNO Dorminy Medical Center
Fitzgerald, GA

Doug Patten, MD
Associate Dean, SW Regional Campus
The Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
Albany, GA

Charles Ruis, MD
Public Health Director
Southwest Dist. 8-2
Albany, GA

Karie A. Spence, MPA
Human Resource Director
Miller County Hospital
Arlington, GA

Shawn Vandemark, MD
Vandemark Plastic Surgery
Sparks, GA

Erica Wilson, MHA, RHIA, CPC, CPAR
Director of Health Information Management Technology Program
Southern Regional Technical College
Thomasville, GA

Jennifer Wilson
Branch Manager Certification
Wells Fargo Bank
Americus, GA