Thank You To Our 2014 Leadership!
Middle Tennessee Corporate Walk Chair
Dee Anna Smith
Dee Anna Smith is the chief executive officer of Sarah Cannon, the global cancer enterprise of Hospital Corporation of America (HCA). Smith is responsible for carrying out the overall strategic mission and vision of Sarah Cannon, which delivers a full suite of physician-led, patient-centric integrated cancer services. Sarah Cannon also maintains a focus on clinical research through the Sarah Cannon Research Institute (SCRI), one of the nation?s largest global strategic research organizations.
Smith joined SCRI in 2005 as chief information officer and also served as president of SCRI Services, leading the development of corporate strategy and vision for that division of SCRI. Prior to joining SCRI, Smith served as chief executive officer of Summit Research Solutions, a multi-specialty organization that she co-founded in 1996. SCRI acquired Summit Research Solutions in 2005. Smith graduated from Pepperdine University with a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting and began her career in 1986 in audit for KPMG, where she worked until 1992.
She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, American Society of Clinical Oncology and sits on the board of directors for the Nashville Health Care Council, PearlPoint Cancer Support and Evolve Women. She is also a member of the board of visitors for the Lipscomb University School of Pharmacy and the Pepperdine Business Advisory Council.Middle Tennessee Executive Committee (to date):
Jon Connor - Associate Director, TriStar Health / Sarah Cannon
Steve Corbeil - President, TriStar Health
Drew Fassett - Regional VP, Peak 10
Pete Fisher - VP & GM, Grand Ole Opry
Kelli Haywood - Director, Strategic Marketing & Business Development, Starstruck Management Group
Don King - COO, Saint Thomas Hospital
Greg Reidy - CEO, UnitedHealthcare, Arkansas/Tennessee
Jeff Reinke - VP & GM, Distribution, Oncology Sales & Operations, McKesson Specialty Health
John Steele - SVP, HR, HCA
James Weaver - Partner, Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis
John Zarling - VP, Promotion & Media Strategy, Big Machine Label Group
East Tennessee Corporate Walk Chair
Vice President, Clinical Operations
Provision Health Partners
Scott Warwick is a Knoxville native and a graduate of the University of Tennessee and the Vanderbilt University Medical Center School of Allied Health. He has more than 16 years of comprehensive cancer center management and development experience. Scott began his work in oncology as a clinician working as a Medical Dosimetrist which has allowed him to understand the many different complexities of delivering quality cancer care. Most recently Scott has been integrally involved with the development and management of many of the health care entities on the Provision Health Alliance campus, including the Provision Center for Proton Therapy opening in January of 2014, Provision Radiation Therapy, the Center for Biomedical Research and the Provision Healthcare Foundation. He currently serves on the board of the local American Cancer Society, the Compassion in Action Fund, Harvest Field Ministries, and is significantly involved with medical missions in Southwest Haiti. Scott and his wife have four children that keep them very active with sports and homework.
East Tennessee Executive Committee (to date):
Joel Duling - Operations Director, Nuclear Fuel Services