2019 Kansas City Healthcare Leadership Exchange

    Are There Better Solutions?

    The state of constant change in healthcare today demands agility, insight, and innovative thinking from healthcare executives. Join us at the Kansas City Healthcare Leadership Exchange for peer-driven collaboration to meet and exceed these demands. We look forward to exchanging common challenges, thought leadership, and best practices with you.

    Governing Board members represent the region’s largest and most prominent hospitals and systems. Board participation and feedback ensures an invitation-only, peer-driven exchange of best practices.

    Governing Board


    Sally Maliski, Ph.D., RN, F.A.A.N, Dean, University of Kansas School of Nursing


    Abiodun Akinwuntan, Dean and Professor, University of Kansas School of Health Professions
    Patrick Avila, Chief Operations Officer, Belton Regional Medical Center
    Bailey Bennett, RN, BSN, Director of Nursing, KVC Hospitals
    John Bustle, MD, FAAFP, Chief Executive Officer, Bates County Memorial Hospital
    Niki Donawa, Chief Community Relations Officer, Truman Medical Centers
    Joshua E. Gilmore, MBA, Chief Executive Officer, Iron County Medical Center
    Lorie Herrman, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, CPAN Corporate Chief Nursing Officer - Div II, Prime Healthcare
    Christine Hogan-Newgren, Chief Compliance & Internal Audit Officer
    , The University of Kansas Health System
    Cheri Hunt, Vice President / Chief Nursing Officer, Children's Mercy Hospital
    Lori Mann, Chief Nursing Officer , Rusk Rehabilitation Hospital/ Encompass Health
    Tammy Nadler, Chief Financial Officer, Golden Valley Memorial Hospital
    Angelleen Peters-Lewis, Vice President Patient Care Services / Chief Nurse Executive, Barnes-Jewish Hospital
    J. Benjamin Quinton, MHA, BS, Chief Executive Officer, William Newton Hospital
    Julee Thompson, Chief Nurse Executive, Mosaic Life Care
    Lynette Wheeler, Chief Operating Officer, Truman Medical Centers

    Designed by and for healthcare’s most prominent executives, the agenda addresses the most critical issues impacting healthcare organizations today.


    Healthcare Leadership Exchange

    3:30pm – 4:30pm | Registration & Networking
    4:30pm – 5:30pm | Keynote Panel Discussion
    5:30pm – 6:30pm | Dinner & Roundtable Discussion
    6:30pm – 7:00pm | Summary Discussion
    7:00pm – 7:30pm | Additional Networking

    Human Resources The University of Kansas Health System
    Lynette Wheeler Chief Operations Officer Truman Medical Center

    All sponsor participation is approved by the Governing Board. Contact us to learn more about sponsorship opportunities and the approval process.


    Please contact Arin Rench with any questions about the Atlanta Healthcare Leadership Exchange.

    Arin Rench, Executive Director
    Direct: 503.908.2905
    Mobile: 360.597.8910
    [email protected]

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