SHCC Members

Name Contact Information Representing County Term Expires
Christopher G. Ullrich, M.D.
2623 Lemon Tree Lane
Charlotte, NC 28211
At-Large Mecklenburg County 12/31/2016
Stephen J. Lawler,
3905 Cantata Drive
Greenville, NC 27858
Hospitals Pitt County 12/31/2016
Robert S. Adams, III 324 Pershing Road
Raleigh, NC 27608
Business and Industry Wake County 12/31/2014
Richard E. Akers, M.D. 3020 Village Ridge Drive
Gastonia, NC 28056
At-Large Gaston County 12/31/2014
Christina Collins Apperson 5320 Burning Oak Ct.
Raleigh, NC 27606
At-Large Wake County 12/31/2016
Donald C. Beaver
3763 Golf Drive, NE
Conover, NC 28613
Nursing Homes Catawba County 12/31/2015
Greg Beier   At-Large Forsyth County 12/31/2013
Peter A. Brunnick 1420 East 7th Street
Charlotte, NC 28204
Hospice Mecklenburg County 12/31/2014
Dennis Clements   Academic Medical Centers Durham County 12/31/2013
Stephen L. DeBiasi 2716 Ashton Drive
Wilmington, NC 28412
At-Large New Hanover County 12/31/2015
Johnnie Farmer   County Commissioners Association Bertie County 12/31/2013
Sandra B. Greene, DrPH 303 Hales Wood Road
Chapel Hill, 27517
At-Large Durham County 12/31/2014
Ted Griffin   Business and Industry Durham County 12/31/2013
Ralph E. Hise, Honorable 44 Hemlock Avenue
Spruce Pine, NC 28777
N.C. Senate Mitchell County 12/31/2014
Daniel Hoffmann   Veterans Association Durham County 12/31/2013
Kelly Ann Hollis 14112 Allison Drive
Raleigh, NC 27615
Business and Industry Wake County 12/31/2015
Donny C. Lambeth, Honorable 4627 South Main St.
Winston Salem, NC 27127
N.C. House of Representatives Forsyth County 12/31/2014
Kenneth J. Lewis 4 Squires Lane
Pinehurst, NC 28374
Health Insurance Industry Moore County 12/31/2016
Robert B. McBride, M.D. 2741 Lemon Tree Lane
Charlotte, NC 28211
At-Large Mecklenburg County 12/31/2016
Denise Michaud 2345 Morganton Blvd. SW
Lenoir, NC 28645
Local Health Directors Caldwell County 12/31/2014
Jeffrey Moore, M.D. 4218 Arendell St. Suite M
Morehead City, NC 28557
At-Large Carteret County 12/31/2016
Michael Nagowski   At-Large Cumberland County 12/31/2013
Charles Niemeyer   At-Large Gaston County 12/31/2013
Prashant K. Patel, M.D. 103 Baines Court Ste 200
Cary, NC 27511
At-Large Wake County 12/31/2015
Karl Pete, M.D. 1627 St. Mary's Street
Raleigh, NC 27608
At-Large Wake County 12/31/2016
Thomas J. Pulliam, M.D. 205 North Ridge St.
Southern Pines, NC 28387
At-Large Moore County 12/31/2015
Deborah Smith   Home Care Association Alleghany County 12/31/2013
Deborah Teasley   Area Health Education Centers Cumberland County 12/31/2013
Paul Wiles   At-Large Forsyth County 12/31/2013

SHCC Committees

Acute Care Services Committee

Is responsible for: planning for acute care beds, operating rooms, open heart surgery services, heart-lung bypass machines, burn intensive care services, transplantation services [bone marrow transplants and solid organ transplants], and inpatient rehabilitation services.

Members are: Sandra Greene (Chair); Christina Apperson; Dr. Robert McBride; Representative Donny Lambeth; Stephen Lawler; Kenneth Lewis; Dr. Karl Pete.

Long-Term and Behavioral Health Committee

Is responsible for: planning for nursing care facilities; adult care homes; home health services; hospice services; end-stage renal disease dialysis facilities; psychiatric inpatient facilities; substance abuse inpatient and residential services; and intermediate care facilities for the mentally retarded.

Members are: Dr. T.J. Pulliam (Chair); Donald Beaver; Peter Brunnick; Stephen DeBiasi; Denise Michaud; Dr. Jeffrey Moore; Dr. Jaylan Parikh.

Technology and Equipment Committee

Is responsible for: planning for lithotripsy, gamma knife, radiation oncology services - linear accelerators, positron emission tomography scanners, magnetic resonance imaging scanners, and cardiac catheterization/ angioplasty equipment.

Members are: Dr. Christopher G. Ullrich (Chair); Trey Adams; Dr. Richard Akers; Senator Ralph Hise; Kelly Hollis; Dr. Prashant Patel.

Note: The SHCC Chairperson, Dr. Christopher Ullrich, serves as ex officio member of all standing committees. Each committee chairperson also serves as an ex officio member on the other standing committees.