|Board of Directors: Officers||Board of Directors: At-Large||Ex Officio Members||Past Presidents|
Brian Barry, President
Mr. Barry joined Kadlec Regional Medical Center as Chief Operating Officer of Kadlec Clinics in May 2016. Previously, he served as the Regional Vice President of the Ambulatory Network for SSM Health’s Mid-Missouri region. Prior to an exclusive focus on ambulatory operations, Mr. Barry was the VP of Strategy and Business Development at SSM Health’s St. Mary’s Hospital where he held operational oversight over the medical group. He has a long career in strategic planning and business development holding positions at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Grand Junction, CO and in the Front Range of Colorado at Catholic Health Initiatives and Centura Health.
Mr. Barry holds a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Colorado in Boulder and an M.A. in Political Science from Colorado State University, in Ft. Collins, where he focused on Environmental Policy and Public Administration. Mr. Barry has served as a former board member for many professional, civil, and personal organizations including Colorado’s ACHE chapter, The Grand Junction Visitor and Convention Bureau, and the Capital City Soccer Club.
Parke Corbin, President-Elect
Parke Corbin is the Director of Shared Services Budget & Planning at UW Medicine. Prior to this role, Mr. Corbin managed Hospitalist practices for CHI Franciscan Health in Tacoma and IU Health in Indianapolis. During his ten years at IU Health, Mr. Corbin also spent six years in Finance working with nursing unit leaders to senior executives on anything related to financial operations, including budgets, financial reporting, etc.
Mr. Corbin received his Accounting degree from Indiana University and MHA from the IU School of Medicine. After living in Indiana his entire life, he and his wife decided to make a change and leave the flat land of the Midwest for the Pacific Northwest. They have been here for a few years and are continuing to enjoy and explore the many different things to do in Seattle and surrounding area!
Sue Miller, Secretary
Sue Miller is currently the Director of the West Portfolio Key Account Managers Team for Astellas Pharmaceuticals. Ms. Miller has over 15 years industry experience. She joined Astellas as the Scientific Director for the West CV Medical Science Liaison Team before moving to the Commercial organization as a Senior Strategic Account Manager in the Strategic Account Business Unit. She is a multiple award winner, earning Peak Performer, The Great Race, Partnership Award, and several Quarterly Award recognitions. She also received recognition with awards for teamwork and collaboration as part of Medical Affairs. Ms. Miller earned her Doctor of Pharmacy Degree from the University of Illinois Chicago and then completed her postgraduate residency at The Children’s Hospital/University of Colorado Health Science Center. Ms. Miller practiced clinical pharmacy for 10 years before joining the pharmaceutical industry as an MSL. Ms. Miller lives in the Portland, Oregon, area with her husband (Jeff) and two children.
Ryan Sundquist, Treasurer
Ryan Sundquist is a Seattle native. Mr. Sundquist attended the University of Washington for both his undergraduate and graduate degrees. Currently, Mr. Sundquist is the Associate Director for Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Services at Western Washington Medical Group. Prior work experience includes working as a clinic manager for Sea Mar Community Health Center in Everett and at UW Medical Center as a patient service specialist in the operating rooms. Mr. Sundquist also interned at South Lake Clinic, a multi-specialty clinic. He has been interested in health care ever since high school when his father passed away. Amazed by all the help from the medical staff trying to save his dad’s life, Mr. Sundquist has made it his lifelong dream to give back to both the medical field and his community.
Lori Nomura, Past-President
Lori Nomura is an attorney at the law firm Foster Pepper PLLC, where she has practiced exclusively healthcare law for over twenty years. Ms. Nomura represents health care entities across the state of Washington on matters including mergers and acquisitions, affiliations and joint ventures, Medicare and Medicaid payment, and regulatory compliance.
Ms. Nomura has held board positions with numerous other nonprofit health care organizations such as the Healthcare Financial Management Association, Washington State Society of Healthcare Attorneys, and Puget Sound Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure. Ms. Nomura lives in Seattle with her husband and two children and enjoys cooking, running and watching club soccer.