Board of Directors


The Missouri Health Connection Board of Directors represent an outstanding group of dedicated health care leaders from across Missouri including members from state government, private health care organizations, private practice physicians, professional organizations and consumer advocacy groups. All board members have contributed significant time and effort into the development and implementation of the Missouri Health Connection.  

Board Members


Chair
Susan Wilson
COO & Dir., Center for Primary Care Quality and Excellence, MO - PCA 

Vice Chair
Dr. Richard Vaughn 
System Vice President & Chief Medical Information Officer, SSM Health

Treasurer
David Weiss 
Secretary
Ron Levy
Executive in Residence, St. Louis University School of Public Health

Board Member

John Conroy 
Group Lead and Executive Director, Mercy Health

Karen Edison, MD 
Director, Center for Health Policy, University of Missouri

Deborah Gash 
VP & Chief Information Officer, Saint Luke's Health System, KC

Bob Hughes 
President & CEO, Missouri Foundation for Health

Susan Kendig 
Attorney, Health Policy Consultant, Health Policy Advantage

Brian Kinkade 
Director, Missouri Department of Social Services

Herb Kuhn 
President & CEO, Missouri Hospital Association

Peter Lyskowski 
Interim Director, MO Department of Health & Senior Services

Dr. Joe Parks 
MO HealthNet Division Director, MO Department of Social Services

Interim CEO, MetroCARE of Greater Kansas City; Consumer Representative








 
















 




















Susan Kendig 
Attorney, Health Policy Consultant, Health Policy Advantage

Susan Kendig 
Attorney, Health Policy Consultant, Health Policy Advantage
Peter Lyskowski 
Interim Director, MO Department of Health & Senior Services