|Board of Directors|
Michigan Primary Care Association is guided by an 11-member Board of Directors comprised of regional representatives and individuals representing Health Center board members, clinicians, and finance officers. An executive committee consisting of a President, President-elect, Treasurer, Secretary, and Health Center Board Member Committee Chair leads the MPCA Board of Directors.
2016-2017 MPCA Board of Directors
Region 1Donald Simila, MSW, FACHE, Treasurer
Chief Executive Officer, Upper Great Lakes Family Health Center
Region 2Kathy Sather, MBA, RN, BSN, Secretary
President & Chief Executive Officer, Baldwin Family Health Care
Region 3Christine Baumgardner, ED
Chief Executive Officer, Alcona Health Centers
Region 4Linda Juarez, MPH
Chief Executive Officer, Hackley Community Care Center
Region 5Brenda Coughlin, MD, President Elect
President & Chief Executive Officer, Health Delivery, Inc.
Region 6Denise Crawford, MSW, MBA, President
President & Chief Executive Officer, Family Health Center, Inc.
Region 7Paul Propson
Chief Executive Officer, Covenant Community Care, Inc.
Herbert C. Smitherman, Jr. MD, MPH
President & Chief Executive Officer
Health Centers Detroit Medical Group
Health Center Board Member Committee Chair
Clinical Services Committee Chair
Thomas Platt, MD
Finance Officers' Network Chair
Scott Hutchings, CPA
MPCA Board Meetings
Meetings of the MPCA Board of Directors are held at Health Center member locations throughout Michigan on the third Tuesday of January, March, May, July, August, October, and December, unless otherwise noted:
June 14, 2016
August 14, 2016
Click here for a schedule of other MPCA meetings and events.