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InCharge HEALTHCARE 2019 Officers Network Council, and several other boards. He served on the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis board of directors from 2008 to 2014 and the American Health Lawyers Association board of directors from 2003 to 2009.

David K. Dunning, MPA Director/Chief Executive Officer VA Memphis Medical Center 1030 Jefferson Avenue Memphis, TN 38104 901-577-7201 Dunning was appointed Medical Center Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Veterans Affairs Memphis Medical Center in May 2017. He joined the VA with 30 years of healthcare experience within the United States Army. Prior to his VA appointment, he held the position of Commander at the Tripler Army Medical Center, where he was responsible for an operating budget of $440 million and 508,000 enrolled beneficiaries. Dunning graduated from Furman University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. He holds a Master of Science in Strategic Studies from the U.S. Army War College, as well as a Master of Public Administration in Comptrollership from the University of Missouri, Kansas. He is a member of the American Society of Military Comptrollers and Pi Alpha Alpha, National Honor Society for Public Affairs and Administration.

Dana Dye Vice President, CEO Baptist Memorial Health Care 6019 Walnut Grove Road Memphis, TN 38120 901-226-0505 Dana Dye is a vice president and the first registered nurse to serve as CEO of Baptist Memorial Health Care’s flagship hospital, Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis. She holds a Bachelor of Science in nursing and a Master in Public Health Administration. A Baptist employee since 2007, she has served as chief nursing officer for Baptist Memphis, then CNO for the Baptist Memorial Health Care system before stepping into her current role. She is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives.

E Debbie Eddlestone Chief Executive Officer Stern Cardiovascular Foundation 8060 Wolf River Blvd. Germantown, TN 38138 901-271-1000

debbie.eddlestone@ Eddlestone is the CEO of Stern Cardiovascular Foundation where she oversees the daily activities of 38 Physicians, 35 Nurse Practitioners and 317 other support staff. She received her BA in education from LSU and is a Board Member of the American Heart Association, MGMA, National   Association for Professional Women, and Medaxiom. She was named a Superwoman in Business by the Memphis Business Journal and CEO of the Year by Inside Memphis Magazine in 2017.  Eddlestone will be the 2019 chair of the American Heart Association’s Memphis Heart Walk. Stern Cardiovascular offers a comprehensive approach to wellness and preventative medicine with 11 Mid-South locations.

Brandon Edgerson, MS, PharmD Vice President of Professional Services Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital 848 Adams. Ave. Memphis, TN 38103 901-287-6030

Edgerson is Le Bonheur’s vice president of Professional Services. In his role, Brandon oversees operations in the Pharmacy, Lab, Radiology, Rehabilitation Services, Nutrition, Spiritual Care, Child Life, Social Work, Volunteer Services and Respiratory Care. Edgerson joined the Le Bonheur family in 2006 and served as director of Pharmacy before moving into his current position. In addition to his work at Le Bonheur, he has held the offices of President and Secretary/Treasurer for Tennessee Society of Health-System Pharmacy (TSHP) and been involved in various professional organizations such as Tennessee Pharmacists Association, Children’s Hospital Association, American Society of HealthSystem Pharmacists, and the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) Pharmacy Alumni Board. Edgerson earned his PharmD from Xavier University of Louisiana in New Orleans, completed his residency training at The Ohio State Univer-

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