Board of Directors



The NCIOM is governed by the Board of Directors, which meets on a quarterly basis. The members of the Board of Directors are appointed by the North Carolina Governor, the North Carolina Speaker of the House, and the North Carolina Senate President Pro Tempore.

The 2024 NCIOM Board of Directors is listed below.


Anita Bachmann, MHS

CEO - North Carolina Market

United Healthcare Community and State


Reuben Blackwell

President and Chief Executive Officer

OIC, Incorporated


Vickie Bradley, RN, MPH

Cansler Collaborative Resources


Goldie S. Byrd, PhD


Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity

Wake Forest University School of Medicine


Lori Byrd, DNP, RN, CRE (Vice-Chair)

Associate Dean for Strategic Partnership, School of Nursing

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


Frank Courts, DDS, PhD

Pediatric Dentist and Chair

North Carolina Dental Society Council on Oral Health and Prevention


Cory Hess, MBA

President and CEO

Harnett Health


Perrin Jones, MD


East Carolina Anesthesia Associates


Jennifer Jordan, MD


Waynesborough Ophthalmology


Andrew Kaiser


Broome Insurance


Trish Markus, JD, CIPP/US


Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough


Brian McGinnis, FACHE, FACMPE (Treasurer)


Catawba Valley Medical Group


Richard Montague

Chairman and President

Spruce Pine Mica Co.


John Morrow, MD, MPH

Retired Director

Pitt County Health Department


Timothy Norris, MBA, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, CHBC (Secretary)

Vice President

Healthcare Management Consultants


Patricia "Patty" Pfeiffer, DEd, MSN, RN


Wayne Community College


Carrie Rosario, DrPH, MPH, CHES 

Associate Professor

University of North Carolina at Greensboro


Danny Scalise

Health Director

Burke County Health Department


Adam Sholar (Chair)

President and Chief Executive Officer

North Carolina Health Care Facilities Association


Betsey Tilson, MD, MPH

State Health Director and Chief Medical Officer

North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services


William Way Jr., MD

Chief Medical Officer, Director of Diagnostic Imaging

Wake Radiology Consultants

Board of Directors Meeting Minutes