Michael M. Barch, MHSA
Over the prior 40 years, Mr. Michael Barch had held senior management positions in various medical corporations representing nearly every facet of healthcare.
32 primary care clinics in the District of Columbia and is the owner of
a Medicaid HMO. During his 40 years in healthcare, Mr. Barch has also served as the President and CEO of Columbia Hospital for Women and for the District of Columbia Health and Hospitals Public Benefit Corporation (PBC). The PBC was the public health delivery system for the District of Columbia and consisted of D.C. General Hospital, a 175-physician specialty practice, 23 public health clinics and 183 school based nurse programs as well as a number of specialty clinics. In December of 2012, Mr. Barch joined MedTech as Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Barch is currently Chairman of
the Board of the Healthcare Council of the National Capital Area as well as Chair of National Capital Shared Services, the 13th largest group purchase organization in the nation. He is also a founder of Metastatin Pharmaceutical, a biopharmaceutical company developing anti-metastatic therapies. Mr. Barch graduated summa cum laude with a joint degree in economics and finance from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and a Masters of Health Science Administration from The George Washington University.
Debra Furr-Holden, Ph.D.
Dr. Debra Furr-Holden is an epidemiologist with expertise in drug and alcohol dependence epidemiology, psychiatric epidemiology and prevention science.
to prevent and reduce community violence. She is an Associate Professor at the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health in the Department of Mental Health; Director of the Drug Investigations, Violence and Environmental Studies Laboratory; co-Director of the Johns Hopkins Center for the Prevention of Youth Violence; faculty at the Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions; and former Consulting Director of Prevention for the Baltimore Substance Abuse Systems (now Behavioral Health Systems Baltimore). She received her Ph.D. in Public Health from the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health in 1999.
Thomas McLellan, Ph.D.
Dr. Thomas McLellan is the premiere addiction expert in the United States and the founder and Chairman of the Board of Directors at the Treatment Research Institute, a not-for-pro t research and development institute in Philadelphia.
Ryan Rouse is the Chief Operating Officer of Redwood Investment Management, LLC, playing a central role in the cultivation of Redwood’s successful investment platforms and business development.
Michael Smith Liss, B.S.
Michael Smith Liss is an investment advisor at Alex Brown asset & wealth Management. Michael is located in the Washington, D.C. office and has been there since 2010.
Gary Stephani has been a financial services executive for over 25 years.
his spare time, Gary served as Chairman of Board of Director of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley and USO of Metropolitan Washington. Gary graduated from the University of Wisconsin, is a licensed CPA, and is a member of AICPA.
Adi Jaffe, PH.D., CSAT-V
Dr. Adi Jaffe is an inspirational, mission driven leader who relies on research, data and communication to create real and lasting change in organizations.
Mark Kimmel, Ph.D.
Mark started his career studying religion and education, which lead him to healthcare via medical missionary work, taking his love for helping other across the world. Mark worked as an ICU and ER nurse that aided him in his missionary work.
As a leading expert with over 20 years of experience in healthcare and research, Mark has a proven record of forecasting the trends in the healthcare industry. In his book, Ultimate Guide to Win (published July 21,2013), Mark predicted critical changes in Medicare and health care that are happening today. In addition to helping hospitals drive revenue growth, he led a CMS pilot program to its successful completion in less than a year. It was in this program where the implementation of Codeable Language TM and its processes were proven. Mark is now utilizing his abilities to find simple solutions to complicated problems by solving one of the country’s most important problems today.