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 2023 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

Secretary Public Health and Human Services

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians


Goldie S. Byrd, PhD


Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity

Wake Forest University School of Medicine


Lori Byrd, DNP, RN, CRE (Secretary)

Associate Director, Academic Programs - Health Sciences

North Carolina Community College System Office


Lyndsay Edwards, PA

Physician Assistant

Mountain Community Health Partnership


Cory Hess, MBA

President and CEO

Harnett Health


Perrin Jones, MD


East Carolina Anesthesia Associates


Jennifer Jordan, MD


Waynesborough Ophthalmology








Andrew Kaiser


Broome Insurance


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

Vice President

Healthcare Management Consultants


Lawrence R. Nycum, MD,MMM

Chief Medical Officer

Regional Operations Lumeris


Carrie Rosario, DrPH, MPH, CHES (Chair)

Associate Professor

University of North Carolina at Greensboro


Danny Scalise

Health Director

Burke County Health Department


Adam Sholar (Vice Chair)

President and Chief Executive Officer

North Carolina Health Care Facilities Association


David Sousa, JD

Former Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel



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