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
  • Carmela Coyle, President & CEO, Maryland Hospital Association
  • 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., 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, President & CEO, University of Maryland Community Medical Group
  • 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
  • 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