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Cone Health Board Of Trustees

The role of Cone Health’s Board of Trustees is to provide oversight and governance to the organization.  Specifically, Trustees are accountable for:

  • Working with the senior leadership of Cone Health to set the overall strategic direction of the organization and regularly monitoring our performance.
  • Ensuring that the programs and services of Cone Health meet the highest standards of quality and care.
  • Establishing policies to provide the framework for the operation of Cone Health in compliance with all applicable laws and regulations
  • Ensuring that Cone Health remains financially viable.
  • Ensuring that Cone Health has excellent management by determining measurable performance expectations for the CEO.

Trustees are invited to serve a three-year term, up to a maximum of three terms.

The Cone Health Board of Trustees is composed of:

Mae Douglas

Mae Douglas
Board Chair

Mae Douglas

Mary Jo Cagle, MD
Chief Executive Officer

Skip Balsey

Jacob B. Balsley, III

Yun Boylston, MD

Yun Boylston, MD

Dr. Ashley Brandon

Ashley Brandon, MD

Lenora Campbell

Lenora Campbell, PhD

Edward Cone

Edward F. Cone

Maria Gonzalez

Maria Gonzalez

Brad Hayes

Brad Hayes

F. D. Hornaday

F.D. Hornaday III

Jim Maxwell

James H. Maxwell, MD
Vice Chairman

Arthur Samet

Arthur Samet

Carole Simms

Carole Simms

Vernon Stringer, MD

Vernon Stringer, MD