Committed to Innovation and Growth
All of SOC Telemed’s board members are successful innovators and business builders with proven track records. Each share a common passion and commitment to helping us grow and expand upon our success as the market leader in telemedicine.
Steven J. Shulman
Chairman of the Board
Steven J. Shulman has over 45 years of experience leading and acquiring businesses in the healthcare industry. Mr. Shulman is currently the Chairman of Magellan Health, Inc., where he previously served as Chief Executive Officer from 2002 to 2008 and spearheaded its turnaround and restructuring following bankruptcy.
Dr. Bobbie Byrne
Dr. Barbara “Bobbie” P. Byrne has served as Chief Information Officer at Advocate Aurora Health, a not-for-profit healthcare system, since 2017. Prior to joining Advocate Aurora Health, Dr. Byrne served as Chief Medical Officer of Edward-Elmhurst Health, a hospital system in Illinois, from January 2017 to July 2017 and as its Chief Information Officer from December 2009 to January 2017.
Thomas J. Carella
Thomas J. Carella has served on SOC Telemed’s board of directors since February 2017. Mr. Carella has served as a Managing Director at Warburg Pincus, a private equity firm, since September 2016. Prior to joining Warburg Pincus, Mr. Carella was a Partner in the Merchant Banking Division of Goldman Sachs, where he was global head of the division’s private equity activities in the healthcare sector.
Gyasi C. Chisley
Joining the Board in May 2021, Mr. Chisley brings rich experience as former President and Chief Executive Officer, Hospitals and Clinics at Cancer Treatment Centers of America Global, Inc., which includes the Cancer Treatment Centers of America Comprehensive Cancer Care Network of hospitals and Outpatient Care Centers.
Chris Gallagher, M.D.
Chris Gallagher, M.D., FACC is board-certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease and is a founder and has served as the CEO of Access Physicians since March 2011. Dr. Gallagher served as the Chief Medical Officer at CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Sulphur Springs from October 2012 through May 2017.
Joseph P. Greskoviak
Since 2012, Joseph P. Greskoviak has held various positions at Press Ganey, a provider of health care performance improvement solutions, delivered through a cutting-edge digital platform, that enable enterprise transformation across the patient journey, including Vice Chairman since March 2020, Chief Executive Officer from December 2018 to March 2020, and President and Chief Operating Officer from 2012 to December 2018.
John W. Kalix
Chief Executive Officer and Director
John W. Kalix currently serves as our Chief Executive Officer and previously served as SOC Telemed’s President from July 2020 to October 2020. Previously, Mr. Kalix served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of North American Partners in Anesthesia, a single-specialty anesthesia and pain management company, from March 2017 to July 2020.
Amr Kronfol has served on SOC Telemed’s board of directors since June 2015. Mr. Kronfol joined Warburg Pincus, a private equity firm, in July 2009 and has been a Managing Director since 2018, focusing on investment activities at the intersection of healthcare and technology. Mr. Kronfol has served on numerous boards, including Silk Road Medical, AmRest, Modernizing Medicine, Qualifacts, WebPT and Helix.
Anne M. McGeorge
Anne M. McGeorge has over 35 years of experience providing strategic guidance and operational oversight to health care organizations. Ms. McGeorge has served as an Operating Partner of Havencrest Healthcare, a private equity investment firm specializing in the healthcare industry, since January 2018 and as an adjunct professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill since August 2005.