Coalition Leadership 

The Coalition for Physician Well-Being is a voluntary association of healthcare systems, hospitals, professional organizations, physicians, and other like-minded individuals and entities committed to promoting the well-being of physicians and engaging physicians in a work of healing ministry. Coalition leadership resides in a committee and action group structure, with guidance from several leading members of the organization.

Executive Committee


Chair: Ted Hamilton, MD, MBA – Family Medicine
Members: The Executive Committee consists of the Chairperson and Chairs of the various committees — Engagement, Promotion, and Research & Development—and elected member(s) at large.
Responsibility: Strategic direction of the Coalition for Physician Well-Being, planning and policy.

Engagement Committee

Malcolm Herring

Chair: Malcolm Herring, MD – Vascular Surgery
Members: Comprised of Coalition members with interest and expertise
Responsibility: Constitution and bylaws, policy development, member orientation and assimilation.

Research & Development Committee


Chair: Dianne McCallister, MD, MBA – Internal Medicine
Members: Comprised of Coalition members with interest and expertise
Responsibility: Survey current literature, including books, articles, and related media and compile relevant material for ready retrieval; develop metrics for assessment of physician well-being programs

Members at Large


Nancy Frick

Nancy Frick is a consultant with Loring Sternberg & Associates in Indianapolis,Indiana following nearly 14 years of service with the St. Vincent Hospital Foundation, most recently as Vice President of Development. Nancy currently works with nonprofit organizations assisting them with fundraising and board development.


Daniel W. Geeding, PhD, CPA

Dan Geeding manages Interact for Health’s financial and investment systems and is a professor of management (emeritus) and former director of the Center for International Business at Xavier University.

Dennis Gonzales, PhD

Dennis Gonzales, Ph.D., is senior director of mission innovation and integration at the Catholic Health Association of the United States (CHA). Dennis oversees the design and production of numerous CHA programs, meetings and member convenings in addition to the development of formation and mission resources for use across the Catholic health ministry.

Herbert A. Schumm, MD, FAAFP

Herbert Schumm is the Vice President Medical Director Education and Physician Engagement with Bon Secours Mercy Health. Herb is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine.

Doug Wysockey-Johnson, MDiv

Doug Wysockey-Johnson is the Executive Director of Lumunos. He facilitates groups around the country – in business settings, retreat centers, churches and beyond and helps people clarify their priorities and find their calling.