Board of Directors


James R. Rost, MD

Vice President, Chief Medical Officer, Washington Adventist Hospital


  • Gerald Abrams, Director, Abrams, Foster, Nole & Williams, PA
  • Kelly Corbi, Chief Operating Officer, Northwest Hospital
  • Joseph DeMattos, Jr., MA, President, Health Facilities Association of Maryland
  • Barbara Epke, Vice President, LifeBridge Health, Inc. & Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
  • Badia Faddoul, DNP, RN, CCRN, CPHQ, Director of Quality and Safety, University of Maryland Community Medical Group
  • E. Robert Feroli, Jr., PharmD, FASHP, Medication Safety, Armstrong Institute
  • Brian Frankel, Assistant Fire Chief, EMS Commander, Prince George's County Fire Department
  • Eugene Friedman, Esq., Former Senior Vice President & Corporate Counsel, First Mariner Bank, Trustee, LifeBridge Health
  • Paul Fronstin, PhD, Director, Center for Research on Health Benefits Innovation, Employee Benefit Research Institute
  • Jack Gentry, Retired Police Officer, Baltimore City; Patient Advocate
  • Andrea M. Hyatt,CASC, President, Maryland Ambulatory Surgery Association
  • Robert Imhoff, President & CEO, Maryland Patient Safety Center
  • Sen. Katherine A. Klausmeier, Maryland State Senate, District 8
  • Lawrence S. Linder, MD, FACEP, FAAEM, Former President & CEO, University of Maryland Community Medical Group
  • Martin A. Makary, MD, M.P.H., F.A.C.S., Professor of Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
       Professor of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health
     Chief, Islet Transplant Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital

  • David Mayer, MD, Corporate Vice President Quality & Safety, MedStar Health
  • Sherry Perkins, PhD, RN, Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, Dimensions Health
  • Podge M. Reed, Jr., Former Hospital Administrator; Patient Advocate
  • Del. Sheree Sample-Hughes, Maryland House of Delegates, District 37A
  • Nicole Dempsey Stallings, Vice President, Policy & Data Analytics, Maryland Hospital Association
  • Barbara Tachovsky, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, FACHE, Former President, Mainline Hospitals, Paoli, PA        
  • Michael R. Yochelson, MD, MBA, FACHE, Chief Medical Officer, Shepherd Center, Atlanta, GA