Alliance Board of Directors


Joseph JaegerJoseph Jaeger, DrPH
Chief Academic Officer
Monmouth Medical Center
Long Beach, NJ

Vice President

Rob DresslerRob Dressler, MD
Quality and Safety Officer, Academic and Medical Affairs
Christiana Care Health System
Newark, DE

Secretary & Treasurer

Lynne ChafetzLynne Chafetz, JD
Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Virginia Mason Medical Center
Seattle, WA

Board Directors

Ronald AmedeeRonald Amedee, MD
Designated Institutional Official
Ochsner Clinic Foundation
New Orleans, LA
Laurinda Calongne, EdD
Chief Academic Officer and DIO
Our Lady of the Lake Regional MC
Baton Rouge, LA
Eric Crowell Eric Crowell, MHA
President and Chief Executive Officer
UnityPoint Health - Des Moines
Des Moines, IA
Judith Gravdal Judith Gravdal, MD
Chairman, Department of Family Medicine
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
Park Ridge, IL
Kevin HincheyKevin Hinchey, MD
Chief Academic Officer
Baystate Health
Springfield, MA
David Kountz, MD
Vice President, Academic Affairs
Jersey Shore University Medical Center
Neptune, NJ
Barry Mann, MD
Chief Academic Officer
Main Line Health
Wynnewood, PA
Tsveti Markova, MDTsveti Markova, MD
Designated Institutional Official and Associate Dean for GME
Crittenton Hospital Medical Center/Wayne State University
Shelly Monks, MBA
System Vice President, Education
Ochsner Health System
New Orleans, LA
Joseph Portoghese, MD
Chief Academic Officer and DIO
Florida Hospital
Orlando, FL
Deborah Simpson, PhD
Director, Medical Education Programs
Aurora Health Care
Milwaukee, WI
Hania Wehbe-JanekHania Wehbe-Janek, PhD
Vice President, Academic Research & Development
Baylor Scott & White Health
Temple, TX


Kimberly Pierce-BoggsKimberly Pierce-Boggs
Executive Director
Alliance of Independent
Academic Medical Centers
Kristy StithKristy Stith
Administrative Coordinator
Alliance of Independent
Academic Medical Centers