Advisory Board

The GLC Advisory Board is comprised of national health care management and policy leaders external to the University of Michigan from across the U.S. The multidisciplinary and diverse backgrounds of the Advisory Board members promote the development and growth of the GLC. The GLC Leadership uses the advice and guidance of Advisory Board members to help guide the strategic planning of the GLC. Further, the Advisory Board provides the GLC with a direct link to local, national and internationally recognized leaders with demonstrated expertise in the areas of healthcare delivery, workforce, insurance, consulting, public policy, translational research, education, business and philanthropy. 

Chris Allen, M.H.S.A.
Consultant, Bon Secours Mercy Population Health Strategies
President, Family Road LLC

Hassan Azar, M.P.H., M.H.A., M.A., M.B.A., J.D.
Executive Advisor, EHIR
Advisor, Health Growth Advisory Network
Executive in Residence, MATTER
Venture Advisor, SemperVirens Venture Capital
President, Health Solutions Advisors

Denise Brooks-Williams, M.H.S.A.
Chief Executive Officer, Markets
Henry Ford Health

Kristy Daphnis, M.P.H.
Branch Chief, Federal Workforce Branch
Office of Management and Budget

Terrisca Des Jardins, M.H.S.A.
Molina Healthcare of Michigan

Nicole Dickelson-Cooper, Dr.P.H., M.P.H.
Senior Vice President
Social Impact/Environmental, Social & Corporate Governance Initiatives
UnitedHealth Group

Daniel Edmonds-Waters, M.H.S.A. 
Chief Revenue Officer and Chief Strategy Officer
ExamMed and Treehouse Holdings

Malika Fair, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.E.P.
Senior Director, Equity and Social Accountability 
American Association of Medical Colleges,
Associate Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine 
at The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences

Lindy Hinman, M.H.S.A.
Medicare Strategy Officer and President of Cigna Supplemental Benefits

Mike Hulefeld, M.H.S.A.
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Ochsner Health System

Kimberly Jinnett, Ph.D.
Prinicpal, Health Policy & Systems Research (recent)
Evidence for Access, U.S. Medical Affairs

Tony Keck, M.P.H. (HMP Alumni Chair)
Executive VP System Innovation & Chief Population Health Officer
Ballad Health

Anthony King, M.H.S.A.
Chief Executive Officer
The Wellness Plan

Stephen M. Merz, M.H.S.A., F.A.C.H.E.
Chief Operating Officer
Sheppard Pratt Solutions

Okeoma Mmeje, M.D., M.P.H.
Chief Clinical Officer for Health Equity, University of MIchigan Medical Group
Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Michigan Medical School

Neil Rao, M.P.H, J.D.
Senior Partner
McKinsey & Company

Terika Richardson, M.P.H
Chief Operating Officer
Ardent Health Services

Amir Dan Rubin, M.H.S.A., M.B.A.
Chair, Chief Executive Officer & President
One Medical

Alexis H. Stiles, M.H.S.A., M.B.A.
Global Healthcare Practice Leader
Spencer Stuart

Gail L. Warden, M.H.S.A.
(Founding Chair, ex-officio)
President and CEO Emeritus
Henry Ford Health System

Eric Williams, M.H.S.A., F.A.C.H.E.
Senior Vice President, Area Manager - Hospital Administrator
Kaiser Permanente - Santa Clara Medical Center