Educational Advisory Board - O.R. & Surgical Executives


Hospital O.R. & Surgical Chair
Stephen Lovern, DNP, RN, NEA BC
Vice President-Department of Surgery
Carilion Clinic
Roanoke, VA

Previous Hospital O.R. & Surgical Chair

Gerard Durney
2010 - 2018 Board Chair


Trevor Bennett, MBA, MSN, RN, CNOR
AVP, Acute Care Operations, Exec Director
Providence Swedish • Seattle, WA

Lou Bottoms, MHA, BSN, RN, CNOR
Director Patient Care Serv Periop Services
Emory Healthcare • Atlanta, GA

Donald Creech, RN, MBA
Administrator of Surgical Services
Renown Health • Reno, NV

Deron Mabe,
Associate Vice President, Perioperative Services
Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist • Winston-Salem, NC

Patricia McMeen, BSN, RN, CNOR, CSSM
Director Surgical Services
Erlanger Health System • Chattanooga, TN

Faisal Rahman, PhD
Vice President
DXTX Pain & Spine • Dyer, IN

Lynn Sandoval, MSN, RN, NE-BC
Executive Director of Procedural Optimization
Mercy Hospital Oklahoma City • Oklahoma City, OK

Executive Director Clinical Quality Value Analysis
WellStar Health System • Marietta, GA

Rolla Sweis, Pharm.D., M.A.
Regional VP of Hospital Operations
Advocate Christ Medical Center • Chicago, IL

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