The Center for Health Care Management and Policy    


Charter and Advisory Board Members


The Board of Advisors assists the Center in its mission to engage the local health care community to become a leading player in the health care policy arena. 

 

 

CHARTER BOARD MEMBERS

 

Robert Braithwaite

President and CEO, Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian

Jay J. Cohen, MD, MBA

Senior Vice President, External Affairs, Optum Collaborative Care, Executive Chairman, Monarch HealthCare
 

Howard J. Federoff, MD, PhD

CEO, UC Irvine Health System, Vice Chancellor, Health Affairs, UC Irvine
 

Christopher De Rosa

President/West Region, CIGNA
 

Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center

Jeffrey H. Margolis

Executive Chairman, Welltok, Inc.
 

Mark Schafer, MD

CEO, MemorialCare Medical Foundation
 

David L. Steffy

Private Investor
 

Michael S. Mallory

Senior Vice President, Anthem Blue Cross

 

 

ADVISORY BOARD MEMBERS

 

Richard F. Afable, MD, MPH
President and CEO, St. Joseph Hoag Health

 

Terry Belmont, MPH
UC Irvine Health

 

Robert Beltran, MD
Senior Executive Medical Director, Brand New Day

 

Richard Chambers
Plan President, Molina Healthcare


Christopher H. Coulter, MD
Chief Medical Director, Precept Group

Wendy Dorchester, PhD
Chief Financial Officer, Long Beach Memorial

James Elliot
Vice President, Blue Shield of California

 

Alan Hoops
Chairman of the Board, Health Essentials LLC

 

Debi Klein

Vice President of Philanthropy, St. John’s Healthcare Foundation

Deanna Kyrimis
CEO, Arch Health Partners


Dale L. Macrae
Senior Vice President, Aon Hewitt

 

Marcia Manker

CEO, Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center


Gerald A. McCall
Senior Vice President, Operations, Southern California Region, Kaiser Permanente

Christine Metz
Senior Vice President, National Sales, Welvie

 

Penny Randall, MD, MBA

Vice President, Quintiles

Murray N. Ross, PhD
VP, Kaiser Foundation Health Plan and Director, Kaiser Permanente Institute for Health Policy

 

Gina Tapper
Director, BDO Center for Health Care Excellence and Innovation


David L. Tsoong, MD
Principal, Pinnacle Senior Care

Betty K. Tu, MD, MBA
Principal, Pinnacle Senior Care

 
Tammy Tucker
Former Vice President, Anthem Blue Cross

Bud Volberding

Principal, Avalon Healthcare Consulting

Laurence D. Wellikson, MD, SFHM
CEO, Society of Hospital Medicine

 

Chris Wing

CEO, SCAN Health Plan

Maureen Zehntner

Former CEO, UCI Medical Center

 

The Center also acknowledges the hours of valuable time donated by its numerous Advisory Board members who are individually named at the Center for Health Care Management and Policy website. The Board, which meets quarterly, includes representatives from hospitals, medical groups and a variety of companies in the medical and insurance industries, as well as health care consultants. They help inform the Center on the latest developments in the health care industry and offer guidance related to research, education, conferences and events.