Convening Panel

We are excited to host a group as diverse as it is respected from across Maryland’s health care ecosystem as our Convening Panel for our 2021 Maryland State of Reform Health Policy Conference. Take a look below at who is helping to build this year’s agenda.

Want to be a speaker?  Want to join the Convening Panel?  Just have questions?  If so, drop us a line and let us know you’re interested.

Please note that all session times are in EST!

First NameLast NameTitleOrganization
JeffAmorosSenior Director of External AffairsBaltimore City Health Department
AdrienneBreidenstineVP of Policy and CommunicationsBehavioral Health System Baltimore
RichardBruno, MDPhysicianChase Brexton Health Care
Rev. Dr. SandraConnerPastorShephard's Heart Missionary Baptist Church
MoiraCyphersPartnerCompass Advocacy
VinnyDeMarcoPresidentMaryland Citizens Health Initiative
JoeDeMattosPresidentHealth Facilities Association of Maryland
KateFarinholtExecutive DirectorNAMI Maryland
MattGallagherPresident & CEOGoldseker Foundation
MichelleGourdineInterim Chief Medical OfficerUniversity of Maryland Medical Center
MarieGrantVice President, Public PolicyCareFirst
StaceyJeffersonDirector of Policy and Stakeholder EngagementBehavioral Health System Baltimore
ThomasLewisVice President of Government and Community AffairsJohns Hopkins University
KevinLindamoodExecutive DirectorHealth Care for the Homeless
SamMalhotraCEOSubsystem Technologies
SamMcClureExecutive DirectorThe Center for LGBTQ Health Equity
JohnMillerExecutive DirectorMidAtlantic Business Group on Health
PatMurrayChief of StaffOffice of Baltimore County Executive John A. Olszewski, Jr.
PatrickMutchCEOChase Brexton Health Care
ColmO'ComartunManaging Partner50 State
DamianO'DohertyFounding PartnerKO Public Affairs
GeneRansom IIICEOMedChi
RussSarboraInformation Technology ExecutiveMr. Nib LLC
JoshuaSharfstein, MDVice Dean for Public Health Practice and Community EngagementJohns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
SophiaSilbergeldPartnerAdeo Advocacy
LarrySmithVice President, Corporate Risk Management ServicesMedStar Health
NicoleStallingsSenior Vice PresidentMaryland Hospital Association
CharlotteWood PhDProfessor, College of Health ProfessionsCoppin State University
CynthiaWoodcockExecutive DirectorThe Hilltop Institute