Board of Directors

The Cynosure Health Board of Directors is comprised of seasoned professionals with long-term experience in varied facets of the healthcare industry.

Bruce Spurlock

President and CEO of Cynosure Health

Cheryl Damberg

Principal Senior Researcher at RAND and RAND

Jane W Swanson

Past Director of the Geri and Richard Brawerman Nursing Institute for Professional Development

Jason Byrd

Vice President, Integration Management Office, Atrium Health

Mark Erath

Independent Performance Excellence Consultant

Ron C. Whiting

Executive Director at the KC Health Collaborative

Sue Murphy

Cynosure Board Chair


To create the day when suboptimal care is eliminated; when safe, reliable and affordable healthcare is a reality for every person.

Bruce Spurlock

President and CEO of Cynosure Health

Marsha Chan

Chief Administrative Officer and
Corporate Responsibility Officer

Our Team

We will vastly improve healthcare by using innovative, tailored solutions driven by elective implementation. As thought leaders in partnership with our clients and a network of world experts, we combine superior talent with hands-on involvement and rigorous management to deliver pacesetting results.

Alexandria Stack

Director, Programs & Strategic Initiatives, Cal Hospital Compare

Barbara DeBaun

Improvement Advisor

Betsy Lee

Improvement Advisor

Hannah Fairman

Project Manager

Jackie Conrad

Improvement Advisor

John Bott

Performance Measurement Advisor

Kim Werkmeister

Improvement Advisor

Maryanne Whitney

Improvement Advisor

Steven Tremain

Physician Advisor

Tracy Fisk

Executive Assistant to
Dr. Bruce Spurlock and the Cynosure Health Team

Pat Teske

Implementation Officer-Improvement Advisor Emeritus


Brent Duran

Subject Matter Expert

Dawn Hughes

Executive Perioperative Consultant

Ed Vasko

Improvement Advisor

Jennifer Stockey

Special Projects

Kathy Fleming

Improvement Advisor

Muhammad Jaffar

ERAS Subject Matter Expert

Pat Vasko

Improvement Advisor

Tom Talbot

Epidemiology Subject Matter Expert

Tricia Kassab

Improvement Advisor

Vijay Khatri

ERAS Subject Matter Expert