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Meet the Candidates - 2020 Executive Board of Directors Elections


  • CANDIDATE FOR BOARD PRESIDENT

    Robin C. Newton, MD, FACP, Class of 1983, is the current Executive Board Vice-President and Chair, of the Budget and Finance Committee for HUMAA. She has also served as HUMAA's Board Treasurer. Dr. Newton is a Regional Vice President for the Clinical Learning Environment Review (CLER) - Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education where she is responsible for training and supervising a cadre of field representatives and volunteer site visitors for the CLER program. 
    Dr. Newton is an experienced physician executive with a demonstrated history of working in the hospital & health care industry. Skilled in Healthcare Consulting with an emphasis on Healthcare Quality and Accreditation, Medical Education, Patient Safety, and Healthcare Information Technology (HIT).
    Learn More About Dr. Newton by clicking on her name above.

  • CANDIDATE FOR BOARD VICE-PRESIDENT

    Kathryn Delores Garrett Kelly, MD, Class of 2007, is a current Executive Board member of HUMAA. She currently serves on the Events and Scholarship Committees.
    Dr. Kelly is a Board Certified Internal Medicine Physician, and is the President/Owner Kelly Collaborative Medicine in Silver Spring, M.D. Fluent in Spanish and Russian, Dr. Kelly is also a Board Certified Internal Medicine Physician, Nocturnist at Holy Cross Hospital in Silver Spring, MD and a MDICS Physician Inpatient Care Specialist, Board Certified Internal Medicine Physician, and Nocturnist/Moonlighter at Meritus Medical Center in Hagerstown, MD.
    Learn More About Dr. Kelly by clicking on her name above.

  • CANDIDATE FOR THE EXECUTIVE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

    Dr. Monique Barbour, Class of 1990 is a dedicated, multilingual, strategic physician executive with an excellent academic and clinical profile who fulfills administrative, academic and clinical positions. She has that winning combination of board certification with twenty years of clinical practice experience of ophthalmology, academic teaching positions at three universities, award recipient, executive leadership of a non-profit organization and board member of a publicly-traded corporation. In addition, her superior interpersonal skills, lean six sigma green belt, the capability of solving multiple complex issues and drive to improve organizational outcomes place her at the top of her field. She is fluent in Spanish, French, and Creole. Most recently, she completed an Executive Master of Health Administration at the prestigious Florida Atlantic University.
    Learn more about Dr. Barbour by clicking her name above.

  • CANDIDATE FOR THE EXECUTIVE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

    Dr. Sharon Deans, Class of 1988, is an obstetrician-gynecologist and is currently the Senior Medical Director of the Peach State Health Plan (Centene) in Atlanta, Georgia. Dr. Deans is a results-oriented physician executive/ leader with extensive clinical and population health experience; clear focus on driving change and increasing stakeholder engagement to achieve desired performance outcomes.
    Learn more about Dr. Deans by clicking on her name above.

  • CANDIDATE FOR THE EXECUTIVE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

    Dr. Amy Nguyen Howell, Class of 2000, is a proud mom and practicing family physician. She is the Chief Medical Officer and oversees all clinical programs at America’s Physician Groups in Los Angeles, CA and supports advocacy work in Sacramento and Washington, D.C
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  • CANDIDATE FOR THE EXECUTIVE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

    Dr. Geoffrey Ray, Class of 2009, is a radiation oncologist in Myrtle Beach, SC and is affiliated with Grand Strand Regional Medical Center. Dr. Ray specializes in breast cancer, central nervous system cancer, and thoracic cancer and is experienced in brachytherapy, breast cancer, lung cancer, prostate cancer, and head and neck cancer.
    Learn More About Dr. Ray by clicking on his name above.

  • CANDIDATE FOR THE EXECUTIVE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

    Dr. Stephen Seabron, MD, Class of 1980, is an internal medicine specialist.
    Learn More About Dr. Seabron by clicking on his name above.

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