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Management Team

The founders and leaders of SentryHealth have spent decades developing entrepreneurial solutions to problems in the U.S. healthcare-delivery system. With extensive backgrounds in medicine, healthcare management, and clinical and claims cost analysis, our executive team keeps one goal in mind: to improve the quality and lower the cost of healthcare provided to our clients.

Alice Shade, Chief Executive Officer

alice-shade-imgAlice brings extensive experience in health plan design implementation, contract negotiation, disease management and claims analytics through her career at United Healthcare in Lexington, Kentucky. She is a graduate of Kentucky Wesleyan College.  Alice was recently named a “2018 Emerging Entrepreneur” by the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce.
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Mark Crane, Chief Operating Officer

mark-crane-imgMark brings 20 years experience leading scalable healthcare and technology companies, including Louisville-Based MD2U and The Cobb Group. He was the 2010 EY Entrepreneur of the year. He has a degree in engineering from Purdue University.

Drew Mills, Vice President, IT

drew-mills-imgDrew Mills leverages 32 years of experience leading, managing and developing information technology solutions in healthcare, the U.S. Department of Defense, NASA, GIS, transportation and printing.

Cheryll Collins, FNP-BC Clinical Director

cheryll-collin-imgCheryll brings experience managing all facets of mobile health clinics and has expertise in family practice, oncology, nursing, education and clinical management.

Board of Managers

Bruce Lunsford


  • Former CEO of Ventas and Vencor (Kindred Healthcare)
  • Founder of Atria Communities
  • Formerly on boards of ResCare, Deyta, and Valor Healthcare
  • Currently on boards of Arcadia, Zirmed, and others

Bob Saunders


  • Managing Partner, OCA Ventures
  • Formerly with Chrysalis Ventures, Providian, Boston Consulting Group and Bain Capital;
  • Harvard University, London School of Economics and Stanford University
  • Holds observer’s seat with OCA Ventures

Corey McCann, MD PhD


  • Growth-stage investor with MPM Capital
  • Previously with RiverVest and McKinsey
  • Co-founded Pear Therapeutics, Alcyone Lifesciences, ArthroMeda, and Companion PBx;
  • Harvard, Washington University, Mass General Hospital, Penn State

Mike Stigler


  • Principal at Blue & Co.
  • Assisted with issuance of $1.1 billion in private placement financing
  • President of KentuckyChapter of Healthcare Financial Management
  • Fellow in Healthcare Financial Management Association.

Richard Goldstein, MD MHCM


  • Former president of Central Maine Healthcare
  • Vice Dean at the University of Louisville
  • Vanderbilt University
  • Harvard
  • 22 years experience in healthcare and quality metrics

Clinical Advisory Board

Anderson Spickard, III, MD, MS


  • Vanderbilt University Associate Professor of Medicine in the Departments of Medicine and Biomedical Informatics.
  • Assistant Dean of Educational Informatics and Technology
  • Practicing physician in internal medicine
  • Directed the Core Medicine Clerkship and Core Primary Care Clerkship in the fourth-year of medical school
  • Instrumental designing the new Vanderbilt medical school curriculum, Curriculum 2.0.
  • Won a number of local and national teaching awards and has served on numerous national committees.

Michael H. Davidson, MD


  • Nationally recognized expert on statins, novel lipid-lowering drugs and the reduction of coronary artery disease risk through diet and exercise
  • Specializes in heart disease prevention, teaching patients to take a proactive approach in managing cardiac risk factors
  • Active clinical research encompassing both pharmaceutical and nutritional trials
  • Published more than 250 articles for leading medical journals and has written 3 books on lipidology
  • Named one of “The Best Doctors in America” by Best Doctors Inc. for the past 10 years
  • Named Father of the Year by the American Diabetes Association, 2010
  • Active member and past president of the National Lipid Association

Dr. Howard Baum


  • Endocrinologist in Nashville, Tennessee and affiliated with Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice for more than 20 years
  • One of 24 doctors at Vanderbilt University Medical Center who specialize in endocrinology, diabetes, and metabolism

David D’Alessio, MD


  • Professor of Medicine at Duke University,
  • Director of the Division of Endocrinology and a staff physician at the Durham VA Medical Center
  • Primary research interest in the regulation of glucose tolerance and abnormalities that lead to type 2 diabetes

Maulik Majmudar, MD


  • Practicing cardiologist and Associate Director of the Healthcare Transformation Lab at Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Instructor at Harvard Medical School. Active member of the healthcare innovation and entrepreneurship community, with a specific interest in technology-enabled healthcare innovation
  • Founding member and chief clinical officer of Quanttus, Inc. a venture-backed medical wearables startup
  • Lecturer in the Harvard-MIT HST Program, and co-faculty for the course Healthcare Ventures
  • Attended Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, completing residency in Internal Medicine at The Johns Hopkins Hospital
  • Fellowship in Cardiology at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Duke University Medical Center
  • Holds a patent and has had several publications in high-impact journals, such as Nature, Circulation, and Journal of Healthcare Delivery and Implementation Science

David Nash


  • Named the Founding Dean of the Jefferson School of Population Health (now the Jefferson College of Population Health) in 2008
  • The Dr. Raymond C. and Doris N. Grandon Professor of Health Policy at Jefferson University
  • Board certified internist, internationally recognized for his work in public accountability for outcomes, physician leadership development, and quality-of-care improvement
  • Repeatedly named to Modern Healthcare’s list of Most Powerful Persons in Healthcare
  • Authored more than 100 articles in major peer-reviewed journals
  • Edited 23 books, including “Connecting with the New Healthcare Consumer”, “The Quality Solution, Population Health: Creating a Culture of Wellness,” and most recently, “Demand Better.”
  • Currently editor-in-chief of four major national journals including American Journal of Medical Quality, Population Health Management, P&T, and American Health and Drug Benefits (AHDB).