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SHARED VISION PROJECT WORKGROUPS

  • Community/Public Health Workgroup

  • Delivery System Workgroup

  • Finance Workgroup

  • Information Technology Workgroup

  • Rural Health Workgroup

  • Workforce Workgroup
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    COMMUNITY/PUBLIC HEALTH WORKGROUP

    CHAIRS:

    Karen Johnson
    Executive Director
    United Ways of Texas
    Austin, Texas

    Hardy D. Loe, M.D., M.P.H.
    Associate Professor and Associate Dean
    University of Texas School of Public Health at Houston
    Houston, Texas

    Donna M. Meyer, Ph.D.
    System Director of Community Health Services
    CHRISTUS Health
    Houston, Texas


    WORKGROUP MEMBERS:

    Jim Burdine, Dr.P.H.
    Director,
    Community Health Development Program
    Associate Professor and Head,
    Department of Social & Behavioral Health
    School of Rural Public Health,
    Texas A&M University
    Bryan, Texas

    Cara Harris
    Project Director,
    St. David's Root Cause Project
    Austin, Texas

    Witold Migala, Ph.D., MPH,
    Chief Epidemiologist, Bioterrorism Health Emergency Preparedness Director,
    Interim Assistant Director,
    City of Fort Worth Public Health Department.
    Fort Worth, Texas

    Joan Miller
    Executive Director,
    Bexar County Community Health Collaborative
    San Antonio, Texas


    Gale Morrow, MPH
    TB Director
    Texas Public Health Regions 9 & 10,
    El Paso, Texas

    Mike Terry
    Senior Vice President
    United Ways of Texas
    Austin, Texas

    Monica L. Wendell, M.A., M.P.H.
    Assistant Director,
    Community Health Development Program
    School of Rural Public Health,
    Texas A&M University
    Bryan, Texas

    Robin Wilcox, MPA
    VP, Community Health
    Texas Health Resources
    Arlington, Texas

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    DELIVERY SYSTEM WORKGROUP

    CHAIRS:

    Osama Mikhail, MBA, Ph.D.
    Chief Strategic Officer
    St. Luke's Hospital
    Houston, Texas

    Geoffrey W. Crabtree
    Vice President, Strategic Planning and Market Services
    Methodist Healthcare System
    San Antonio, Texas

    WORKGROUP MEMBERS:

    Joan Colgin, RN, BSN, CDE
    Strategic Account Executive,
    Managed Care and Government
    Novo Nordisk Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Princeton, New Jersey

    Warren R. (Chip) Fagadau, M.D.
    Fagadau & Hawk Eye Physicians and Surgeons
    Dallas, Texas

    Roland Goertz, M.D., MBA
    President and CEO
    McLennan County Medical Education and Research Foundaiton and
    Heart of Texas Community Health Center, Inc.

    Douglas G. Hock, M.B.A., C.P.A.
    Senior Vice President, Administration
    Texas Children's Hospital
    Houston, Texas

    Margaret Jordan, AMP, MPH
    Executive Vice President, Corporate Affairs
    Texas Health Resources
    Arlington, Texas

    Stephen Linder, Ph.D.
    Professor and Interim Director
    The Institute for Health Policy
    University of Texas School of Public Health
    Houston, Texas


    Kelley Moseley, Dr. P.H.
    Professor and Program Director
    Health Care Administration
    Texas Woman's University
    Houston, Texas

    Steven R. Shelton, MBA, PA-C,
    Executive Director
    East Texas AHEC
    (Area Health Education Center)
    Galveston, Texas

    Patrick Shumaker
    President
    Healthcare Delivery Design Group
    Cedar Park, Texas

    Dan Stultz, M.D.
    President/CEO
    Shannon Health System
    San Angelo, Texas

    Mike Swint, Ph.D.
    Professor and Division Director
    University of Texas School of Public Health Houston, Texas

    Thomas R. "Dick" Sweeden, FACHE
    Consultant
    Temple, Texas

    Jie Zhang, M.D., M.B.A.
    Doctoral Student
    University of Texas School of Public Health
    Houston, Texas

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    FINANCE WORKGROUP

    CHAIRS:

    Rogers K. Coleman, M.D.
    Retired CEO
    Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Texas

    Walter Tomlinson
    Principal
    Statesman Business Advisors, LLC
    Houston, Texas

    WORKGROUP MEMBERS:


    Carl Angel
    Consultant
    Austin, Texas

    John R. Boettiger, Jr., ASA, CFA, CMC
    Principal, Valuation Services
    Deloitte & Touche LLP
    Houston, Texas

    Ronald R. Cookston, Ed.D.
    Director
    Gateway to Care
    Houston, Texas

    Anne Dunkelberg, M.P.Aff.
    Senior Policy Analyst
    Center for Public Policy Priorities
    Austin, Texas


    Kathy Durbin
    Vice President of Human Resources
    H-E-B
    San Antonio, Texas

    Jim Henderson, Ph.D.
    Professor of Health Economics
    Baylor University
    Waco, Texas

    Dianne Longley
    Director of Special Projects
    Texas Department of Insurance
    Austin, Texas

    Marti Mahaffy
    President
    Trailblazers Health Enterprises, LLC
    Dallas, Texas

    Dan Stewart, MPA
    Executive Director, Benefits Administration
    University of Texas System
    Austin, Texas

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    INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY WORKGROUP

    CHAIRS:

    Brian Reynolds
    Vice President
    Healthlink, Inc.
    Houston, Texas

    Kim Slocum
    Director, Strategic Planning and Business Development
    AstraZeneca
    Wilmington, Delaware

    WORKGROUP MEMBERS:

    Johnny Walker
    President
    Patient Safety Institute
    Dallas, Texas

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    RURAL HEALTH WORKGROUP

    CHAIRS:

    Robert "Sam" Tessen
    Executive Director
    Office of Rural Community Affairs
    Austin, Texas

    Tim Von Dohlen, J.D., R.Ph.
    Attorney
    Von Dohlen and Associates
    Austin, Texas

    WORKGROUP MEMBERS:

    Shannon Calhoun
    Executive Director
    Southeast Texas Health System
    Goliad, Texas

    Judge James Coltharp
    Baylor County Judge
    Seymor, Texas

    Becky Conditt, M.I.S.
    Center Director
    Piney Woods AHEC (Area Health Education Center)
    Nacogdoches, Texas

    Larry D. Gamm, Ph.D.
    MHA Program Director and Professor of Health Policy and Management
    School of Rural Public Health
    Texas A&M University
    Bryan, Texas

    David Pearson, MPA
    Director of Advocacy and Communications
    Texas Organization of Rural
    and Community Hospitals
    Austin, Texas

    Sally Rawlins
    Principal
    Rawlins & Associates
    Sanderson, Texas


    Frances Smith
    Former Administrator
    Childress Regional Medical Center
    Childress, Texas

    James Speer, Jr., Ph.D., J.D.
    Director of Rural Health Research and Policy Analysis
    Office of Rural and Community Health
    Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
    Lubbock, Texas

    Charles L. Spicer, Jr.
    Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for Hospital and Clinics
    University of Texas Health Center at Tyler
    Tyler, Texas

    Sr. Mary Lou Stubbs, DC
    Director of Social Concerns
    Diocese of Austin
    Austin, Texas

    Al Tenorio, M.D.
    Physician
    Houston, Texas

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    WORKFORCE WORKGROUP

    CHAIRS:

    Ben Raimer, M.D.
    Vice President for Community Outreach
    University of Texas Medical Branch
    Galveston, Texas

    Connie Turney
    Project Director
    Texas Statewide Health Coordinating Council Members
    Texas Department of Health
    Austin, Texas

    WORKGROUP MEMBERS:

    Joan Wood Biggerstaff
    Public Member Representative
    Plano, Texas

    Nora Cox, B.A.
    Texas Health and Human Services Commission Representative
    Austin, Texas

    James A. Endicott, Jr., J.D.
    Attorney
    Public Member Representative
    Harker Heights, Texas

    Karl Alonzo Floyd, M.Ed., ABMPP
    Health Care Professional Representative
    Stafford, Texas

    Susan S. Galindo, M.Ed., CCC/SLP
    Speech/Language Pathologist
    Health Care Professional Representative
    Bryan, Texas

    Janie Martinez Gonzalez, B.A.
    Public Member Representative
    San Antonio, Texas

    Jacinto P. Juarez, Ph.D.
    Texas Health Care Information Council Representative
    Laredo, Texas

    Elva Concha LeBlanc, Ph.D.
    President, Galveston College
    Community College Representative
    Galveston, Texas

    Jimmie Lee Mason, C.P.A.
    Public Member Representative
    Lubbock, Texas
    Thalia H. Muñoz, R.N., M.S.
    Nurse Representative
    Rio Grande City, Texas

    Ben G. Raimer, M.D., Chair
    Vice President of Community Outreach
    University of Texas Medical Branch
    University Representative
    Galveston, Texas

    Eduardo J. Sanchez, M.D., M.P.H.
    Texas Commissioner of Health
    Texas Department of Health Representative
    Austin, Texas

    Stacey Silverman, M.S.
    Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board Representative
    Austin, Texas

    Richard Madsen Smith, D.D.S.
    Health Care Professional Representative
    Amarillo, Texas

    Patricia L. Starck, D.S.N., R.N.
    Dean, School of Nursing
    University of Texas Health Science Center Representative
    Houston, Texas

    Russell K. Tolman, M.B.A.
    President/CEO
    Cook Children's Health Care System
    Hospital Representative
    Forth Worth, Texas

    David A. Valdez, M.D.
    Medical Director, Aetna Inc.
    HMO Representative
    San Antonio, Texas

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    Workgroup Membership Roster: Print Version