MCAC Membership




Congressional
District
Represented
Member Experience Term Duration
1 Kim A. Schwartz CEO
Roanoke Chowan Community Health Center
Aug. 5, 2011- Sept. 30, 2014
Aug. 1, 2015 – Aug. 1, 2018
Aug. 1, 2018 - Aug. 1, 2021
2 Samuel B. Clark Director of Finance
NC Health Care Facilities Assoc.
Aug. 1, 2015 – Aug. 1, 2018
Aug. 1, 2018 - Aug. 1, 2021
3 David T. Tayloe III, MD Pediatrician/Partner
Coastal Children's Clinic
Aug. 1, 2015 – Aug. 1, 2018
Aug. 1, 2018 - Aug. 1, 2021
4 Benjamin H. Smith Pharmacy Manager
Duke University Health System
Aug. 1, 2018 - Aug. 1, 2021
5 William T. Cockerham President and CEO
Hospice of the Piedmont
Aug. 1, 2015 – Aug. 1, 2018
Aug. 1, 2018 - Aug. 1, 2021
6 Polly-Gean Cox Crisis Behavioral Health Therapist, Monarch Aug. 1, 2015 – Aug. 1, 2018
Aug. 1, 2018 - Aug. 1, 2021
7 Marilyn R. Pearson, MD Director of Public Health
Johnston County Health Dept.
March 4, 2011 – April 30, 2014
Aug. 1, 2015 – Aug. 1, 2018
Aug. 1, 2018 - Aug. 1, 2021
8 Stephen A. Small Clinical Physician
Novant Matthews Medical Center
Aug. 1, 2015 – Aug. 1, 2018
Aug. 1, 2018 - Aug. 1, 2021
9 Ivan Belov Director of Personal Home Care
(PHC of NC)
March 1, 2018 - March 1, 2019
10 Chris DeRienzo Chief Quality Officer
Mission Health
March 1, 2018 - March 1, 2019
11 Casey Cooper, BSN CEO
Cherokee Hospital
March 4, 2011 – April 30, 2014
Aug. 1, 2015 – Aug. 1, 2018
Aug. 1, 2018 - Aug. 1, 2021
12 Billy Ray West, Jr. President and CEO
DAYMARK Recovery Services
Aug. 5, 2011 – Sept. 30, 2014
Nov. 18, 2015 – Aug. 1, 2018
Aug. 1, 2018 - Aug. 1, 2021
13 Linda D. Burhans Associate Exec. Dir
NC Board of Nursing
Aug. 1, 2015 – Aug. 1, 2018
Aug. 1, 2018 - Aug. 1, 2021
At-Large C. Thomas Johnston, III VP-Finance
Southeastern Regional
Aug. 5, 2013 – Aug. 1, 2015
Aug. 1, 2015 – Aug. 1, 2018
Aug. 1, 2018 - Aug. 1, 2021
At-Large Ted W. Goins President & CEO
Lutheran Services Carolinas
Aug. 5, 2011 – Sept. 30, 2014
Aug. 1, 2015 – Aug. 1, 2018
Aug. 1, 2018 - Aug. 1, 2021
At-Large Gary R. Massey, CPA Principal-Health Care
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
Aug. 5, 2011 – Sept. 30, 2014
Aug. 1, 2015 – Aug. 1, 2018
Aug. 1, 2018 - Aug. 1, 2021
At-Large David D. Sumpter CEO
Appalachian Community Services
Aug. 1, 2015 – Aug. 1, 2018
Aug. 1, 2018 - Aug. 1, 2021
At-Large Paula Cox Fishman, PhD IDD Advocate
Legal Guardian of Medicaid Beneficiary
Aug. 1, 2015 – Aug. 1, 2018
Aug. 1, 2018 - Aug. 1, 2021
At-Large Benjamin Koren, DDS Dentist Aug. 5, 2011 – Sept. 30, 2014
Aug. 1, 2015 – Aug. 1, 2018
Aug. 1, 2018 - Aug. 1, 2021
At-Large Jenny Hobbs Co-Founder and Board Member
Advocates for Medically Fragile Kids, NC
March 1, 2018 - March 1, 2019

Revised 9/18/18