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

Jennifer Stockey

Executive Vice President

Kim Werkmeister

Senior Vice President, Improvement & Implementation

Improvement Advisors

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

Jackie Conrad

Improvement Advisor

Maryanne Whitney

Improvement Advisor

Steven Tremain

Physician Improvement Advisor

Operations Team

Tracy Fisk

Program Manager

Helen Plass

Project Manager

Erin Schneider

Operations Manager

Sam Simpson

Creative Director