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. "Trey" Adams, III 324 Pershing Road
Raleigh, NC 27608
Business and Industry (Small Business) Wake County 12/31/2017
Richard E. Akers, M.D. 3020 Village Ridge Drive
Gastonia, NC 28056
At-Large Gaston County 12/31/2017
Christina 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
Peter A. Brunnick 1420 East 7th Street
Charlotte, NC 28204
Hospice Mecklenburg County 12/31/2017
James Burgin, The Honorable 6099 NC 55 West
Angier, NC 27501
County Government Representative (Rural) Harnett 12/31/2017
Stephen L. DeBiasi 2716 Ashton Drive
Wilmington, NC 28412
At-Large New Hanover County 12/31/2015
Mark E. Ellis, M.D. 1972 Maryland Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28209
At-Large Mecklenburg County 12/31/2017
Sandra B. Greene, DrPH 303 Hales Wood Road
Chapel Hill, 27517
At-Large Durham County 12/31/2017
Ralph E. Hise, The Honorable 44 Hemlock Avenue
Spruce Pine, NC 28777
N.C. Senate Mitchell County 12/31/2017
Kelly Hollis 14112 Allison Drive
Raleigh, NC 27615
Business and Industry (Large Business) Wake County 12/31/2015
Kurt Jakusz 316 Mountain Laurel
Asheville, NC 28805
Home Care Facilities Buncombe County 12/31/2015
Donny C. Lambeth, The Honorable 4627 South Main St.
Winston Salem, NC 27127
N.C. House of Representatives Forsyth County 12/31/2017
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 12/31/2017
Jeffrey Moore, M.D. 4218 Arendell St. Suite M
Morehead City, NC 28557
At-Large Carteret County 12/31/2016
Jaylan Parikh, M.D. 721 Tilghman Drive Ste 100
Dunn, NC 28334
At-Large Harnett County 12/31/2015
Prashant K. Patel, M.D. 103 Baines Court Ste 200
Cary, NC 27511
Physicians Wake County 12/31/2015
Karl L. Pete, M.D. 1627 St. Mary's Street
Raleigh, NC 27608
At-Large Wake County 12/31/2016
Thomas J. Pulliam, M.D. 921 Long Drive Suite 209
Rockingham, NC 28379
At-Large Forsyth County 12/31/2015
Gloria Whisenhunt, The Honorable 456 North Hawthorne Road
Winston Salem, NC 27104
County Government (Urban) Forsyth County 12/31/2015

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 Collins Apperson; Dr. Mark Ellis; Representative Donny Lambeth; Stephen Lawler; Kenneth Lewis; Dr. Robert McBride; 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 individuals with intellectual disabilities.

Members are: Dr. T.J. Pulliam (Chair); Donald Beaver; Peter Brunnick; Stephen DeBiasi; James Burgin; Kurt Jakusz; Denise Michaud; Dr. Jaylan Parikh; Gloria Whisenhunt.

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. Jeffrey Moore; 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.