2019-2020 Executive Team

Joy Deupree, PhD, CRNP, WHNP-BC


Nancy E. Dunlap, MD, PhD, MBA


John Beard, MBA/JD

President, Beard Brouillette Holdings, Inc.

Richard Beverly, MD Medical Director, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama

Tara Bryant MD, BSN Chief Medical Officer at VIVA Health, Inc.

Daniel Chu MD

Associate Professor and Surgeon UAB Medicine

Margaret Morton, EdS

Sylacauga Alliance of Family Enhancement

Kathleen Ladner, PhD, RN


Alabama Health Action Coalition

Anne Schmidt, MD

Blue Cross Blue Shield

Max Michael, MD

Emeritis Professor UAB School of Public Health

Darlene Traffanstedt MD Jefferson County Department of Public Health

Wesley Smith, MD

Executive Director,

Alabama Quality

Assurance Foundation



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