WCMS Foundation Board of Directors

Officers

Chair

Carol Coulson, MD

Specialty: Ob/Gyn

Practice: MAHEC Ob/Gyn Specialists (Buncombe)

Vice Chair

Rivers Woodward

Specialty: Resident

Practice: MAHEC Family Medicine

Treasurer

Bronwyn Burleson

CPA

Burleson & Earley, P.A.

Secretary

Kathleen Rodberg

Attorney

McGuire, Wood & Bissette Law Firm

Directors-at-large

Past Chair

Susan McDowell, MD

Specialty: Family Medicine

Practice: MAHEC Family Medicine

Past Chair

Lisa Ladd, MD

Specialty: Family Medicine

Practice: Blue Ridge Community Health Services (WNC)

Director at Large (WNC)

Abdalla “AB” Abu Baker, Rph, MBA

Market Health and Wellness Director, WalMart

Director at Large (WNC)

Lorna Barnette

Health Care Consultant (Jackson)

Director at Large (WNC)

Rachel Keever, MD

Specialty: Cardiology

Practice: Asheville Cardiology Associates (Rutherford)

Director at Large

Leslie Lake

Practice Manager

Mission Neurology

Director at Large (WNC)

David May, MD

Gastroenterologist at Digestive Health Partners
 

Director at Large

Britt Peterson, MD

Specialty: Psychiatry

Practice: Mission Psychiatric Services (Buncombe)

Director at Large (WNC)

Melissa Robinson, MD

Family Medicine at Hot Springs Health Program

Director at Large

Kim Wagenaar

Executive Director at WNCCHS

Development Council Chair

Jessie Goodwin

Parsec Financial

Ex-Officio Non Voting

Association President

Mike Parmer, DO

Specialty: Post Acute & Palliative Care Services

Practice: Mission Health

Association President Elect

Richard Bunio, MD

Specialty: Family Medicine

Practice: Cherokee Indian Hospital

WCMS Staff

Miriam Schwarz

CEO/Executive Director

Western Carolina Medical Society