Richard Barasch has served as our President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman since our formation. Mr. Barasch was Chief Executive Officer of Universal American Corp., a publicly-traded health insurance and services company focused on the senior market and government programs, from 1995 until Universal American’s acquisition by WellCare Health Plans in May 2017. Mr. Barasch has developed an extensive network of contacts throughout the healthcare industry and speaks regularly at industry conferences as a healthcare services expert. He is currently on the Board of Directors of ELMC Risk Management Inc., HouseWorks, LLC and Quest Analytics. He is on the Board of Advisors of the Health Policy and Management program at the Columbia University School of Public Health, where he is also an Assistant Adjunct Professor, and the Brown School of Public Health. He also serves on the Board of Trustees of the Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. Mr. Barasch graduated from Swarthmore College and Columbia University Law School.
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Alan Quasha is the Chief Executive Officer of Quadrant Management, Inc., the predecessor of which was founded in 1978. Mr. Quasha has also been a Partner of Vanterra Capital LLC since 2008 and an Investment Committee Member of Trilantic Capital Partners Fund IV since 2009. He serves as a board member of numerous companies, including his roles as Chairman of Carret Asset Management, LLC since 2004, Chairman of Brean Capital, LLC since 2005, Non-Executive Director of Compagnie Financiere Richemont SA (SWISS: CFR.VX) since 2000 and ARC Group Worldwide, Inc. since 2016, where he also serves as the Chief Executive Officer. As a venture capital investor, Mr. Quasha brings strategic and financial experience to our board of directors. He has evaluated and invested in numerous companies in the U.S. and emerging markets, across various industries. Many of these investments involved significant hands-on operating experience. He is also Chairman of the Brain Trauma Foundation, was a past Director of American Express Funds and a former Governor of the American Stock Exchange. Mr. Quasha holds a bachelor’s degree from Harvard College, an MBA from Harvard Business School, a Master of Law degree from New York University Law School and a Doctorate of Law from the Harvard Law School.
Terence Connors currently serves as board member and audit committee chairman of FS Credit Real Estate Income Trust, Inc. and Suburban Propane Partners L.P. (NYSE) and previously served as board member and audit committee chairman of Cardone Industries, Inc., a privately-held automotive aftermarket parts remanufacturer. After a nearly 40-year career with two international public accounting firms, he retired from KPMG LLP in 2015, where he held the positions of Professional Practice Partner and SEC Reviewing Partner. He was also a member of KPMG’s Board of Directors from 2011 to 2015 and chaired the Audit, Finance & Operations Committee. Mr. Connors has worked with numerous public and private companies, including Fortune 500 companies, as a senior audit and global lead partner. He also currently serves as an Advisor to Navigate Corporation, a management consulting firm headquartered in the Philadelphia area. Mr. Connors served 14 years on the board of the Philadelphia Chapter of the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD), including as Chairman and President and is a NACD Board Leadership Fellow. He has served on several nonprofit boards, including the Philadelphia YMCAs and Gesu School and currently serves as a Trustee and Finance Committee Chair at St. Joseph’s Preparatory School in Philadelphia. He is a graduate of LaSalle University with a bachelor’s degree in Accounting.
Susan Weaver, M.D. has served on our board of directors since February 2018. She has served as the Chief Executive Officer of C 3 HealthcareRX, a healthcare and pharmacy services company, since July 2016, and as the Founder and President of Transformation Health Partners, LLC since September 2015. Dr. Weaver was the Chief Medical Officer for Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina from 2014 to 2015 after serving as the Vice President, Health Delivery Redesign from December 2012 to early 2014. Prior to joining Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina, Dr. Weaver was the Executive Vice President, Medical Affairs for WakeMed Health & Hospital from September 2011 to December 2012 and the Senior Vice President, Medical Affairs and Physician Practices from January 2009 to September 2011. Dr. Weaver also served as an Executive Director and Physician and founding member for Alliance Medical Ministry, a 501(c)(3) providing medical care to the working uninsured of Wake County, North Carolina. She holds an M.D. from Duke University School of Medicine and a B.S. in Psychology from Duke University.
Dale Wolf has served as a member of the board of directors of Molina Healthcare, Inc. since 2013 and as chairman of the board since 2017. Mr. Wolf served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Onecall Care Management Inc. from January 2016 to February 2019 and as executive chairman from September 2015 to January 2016. Mr. Wolf served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of DBW Healthcare, Inc. from January 2014 to June 2018. Mr. Wolf served as the executive chairman of Correctional Healthcare Companies, Inc., a national provider of correctional health care solutions, from December 2012 to July 2014. From 2005 to 2009, Mr. Wolf served as Chief Executive Officer of Coventry Health Care, Inc., a diversified national health care company, and served as the Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Coventry Health Care, Inc. from 1996 to 2005. Mr. Wolf was also a member of the boards of directors of Correctional Healthcare Companies, Inc. from 2012 to 2014, Coventry Healthcare, Inc. from 2005 to 2009 and Catalyst Health Solutions, Inc. from 2003 to 2012. Mr. Wolf graduated from Eastern Nazarene College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mathematics, with honors, and from the MIT Sloan School Senior Executive Program. He has also been a fellow in the Society of Actuaries since 1979.
Luke McGee is the Chief Executive Officer of AdaptHealth Holdings. Mr. McGee founded AdaptHealth in conjunction with Quadrant Management in 2012. Prior to partnering with Quadrant, Mr. McGee was in the investment banking group at Deutsche Bank and before that Merrill Lynch. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Duke University.
Josh Parnes serves as the President of AdaptHealth Holdings since 2017. Mr. Parnes has day to day responsibilities for all operating and integration teams. Mr. Parnes joined AdaptHealth with the merger of Ocean Home Health in 2013. Mr. Parnes built Ocean Home Health from a startup into a large regional home medical equipment provider and has over 14 years of operating experience in the home medical equipment industry.
Gregg Holst joined AdaptHealth Holdings in 2014 as its Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Holst has previously served as chief financial officer for various publicly traded and private equity-backed companies in the healthcare and consumer products sectors, and previously spent eight years at GE Capital in several senior finance roles. Mr. Holst holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Pennsylvania State University and is a Certified Public Accountant.
Christopher Joyce joined AdaptHealth Holdings in 2018 as its General Counsel. Mr. Joyce has over 25 years of experience as chief legal officer and business development executive for publicly-traded and privately-held provider-based and managed care companies. Mr. Joyce most recently served as General Counsel of InnovaCare, Inc., a $2.0 billion managed care insurance company with 450,000 Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries. Mr. Joyce holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from the State University of New York at Albany and a JD from the University of Chicago.
Shaw Rietkerk joined AdaptHealth Holdings in 2018. Mr. Rietkerk most recently served as Executive Vice President of Revenue Cycle Management at Brightree. Mr. Rietkerk has over two decades of healthcare service leadership experience, with an extensive background in revenue cycle management, operations, business process outsourcing, account management and process optimization. Prior to joining Brightree in 2015, Mr. Rietkerk was Senior Vice President, Worldwide Operations at M*Modal, a leading healthcare technology provider of advanced clinical documentation solutions.