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Birmingham Leadership

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Board of Directors

Chair

Jamie Burns
Executive Vice President
Cadence Bank

President

Dr. Mia Cowan
Founder and Medical Director
MiBella Wellness

Members

Dr. Richard Barlow
Superintendent
Mountain Brook Board of Education

Dr. Robert Dabal
Associate Professor of Surgery
Children’s of Alabama/University of Alabama at Birmingham

Cardwell Feagin
Chief Operating Officer
Viva Health

Vickie Evans Fuller
Insurance Executive
Stead and Fuller Insurance

Rob Herndon
Certified Financial Planner
AXA Advisors

Angela Jarrett
Vice President, Claims and Benefit Administration
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama

Drew Mason
Chief Executive Officer
Grandview Medical Center

Tanveer Patel
Chief Executive Officer
Concert Care

Keith Pennington
Chief Executive Officer
UAB Medical West

Dr. Sumanth Prabhu
Director, Division of Cardiovascular Disease
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Nan Priest
Executive Retiree
St. Vincent’s Health System

Wim Schaffers
Partner
Ernst & Young LLP

 

Heart Ball Executive Leadership Team

Honorees

James and Elizabeth Outland
Founding Partner
New Capital Partners

Co-Chairs

Robert Aland
Chief Commercial Banking Officer
CenterState Bank

Greg Barker
Executive Vice President, Customer Services
Alabama Power

Greg Curran
Chairman of the Firm
Maynard Cooper & Gale

Lee Styslinger, III
Chair and Chief Executive Officer
Altec, Inc.

Executive Leadership

Scott Adams
Executive Vice President, Corporate Responsibility,
Strategy and Innovation
Protective Life Corporation

Douglas E. Coltharp
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Encompass Health Corporation

Lee Edwards
President
Edwards Chevrolet

Chris Harmon
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Altec, Inc.

Dr. Bruce Irwin
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
American Family Care

Lee McKinney
President
Satellites Unlimited

John Montgomery
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Big Communications

Marshall Morrissette
Manager, Strategy and National Accounts
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama

Tim Puthoff
Chief Executive Officer
Brookwood Baptist Health

Dr. Sanjay Singh
Pack Health

David Turner
Senior Executive Vice President
Regions Bank

Russell H. Vandevelde, IV
Managing Partner
EBS

 

Heart Walk Executive Leadership Team

Chair

David Cox
Vice President and Chief Information Officer (Electric)
Southern Company

Executive Leadership

Marissa Brighi
Director of Operations
LabCorp

Cardwell Feagin
Chief Operating Officer
VIVA Health

Andrew Gnann
President
St. Vincent's East

Joy Hammond
Senior Director, Strategic Service Lines
UAB

Lee Hammonds
Associate Vice President
UAB Medicine

Kevin Hanna
Controller
Medial Properties Trust

Ed Hauser
Vice President and Division Manager
Brasfield and Gorrie

Mike Kindle
Vice President of Information Technology
Encompass Health

Rick Kolaczek
Assistant Chief Executive Officer
Grandview Medical Center

Alexandra Posada
Director, Cardiovascular Service Line
St. Vincent's

Kevin Stone
Director of Corporate Account Services
Motion Industries

Mark Thompson
Senior Vice President
Motion Industries

 

Go Red For Women Executive Leadership Team

Chair

Britney Summerville
Vice President, Community Engagement
Shipt

Chairs Emeriti

Barb Jacobsmeyer
Executive Vice President of Operations
Encompass Health

Dawn Rock
Chief Compliance Officer
Encompass Health

Executive Leadership

Denise Canfield
Executive Vice President
Regions

Ian Cooley
Manager, Inclusion and Diversity
Spire Energy

Jamie Dabal
Vice President
Children’s of Alabama

Ruby Davis
Founder
The Davis Law Group, LLC

Barbara Estep
Attorney
Noland Health Services

Chanel Fort
Founder
Fortified Learning Solutions

Nancy Goedecke
Chair and Chief Executive Officer
Mayer Electric

Koko Mackin
Vice President, Corporate Communications
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama

Marcus Maples
Shareholder
Baker Donelson

Carol McElheney
Vice President of Operations
Hudson Group

Sally Mizell
BLOX

Christal Moore
Executive Administrator
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Ashley Morris
Chief Compliance Officer
Vulcan Value Partners

Mona Lisa Morris
Director of Financial Literacy Programs
Birmingham Business Resource Center

Edie Richardson
District Manager
CorVel Corporation

Susan Stabler
Vice President and Healthcare Division Manager
Brasfield & Gorrie

Eugena White
Chief Compliance Officer
UAB Medical West