Coordinating Committee

The Coordinating Committee of the Stanford Medicine Center for Improvement is charged with accelerating the pace of improvement in areas such as quality, safety, experience (value) within Stanford Medicine by:

  • Coordinating the activities of the SMCI Work Groups (Education and Improvement Capacity; Research, Evaluation and Publication; Data Analytics; Teamwork)
  • Supporting, collaborating, and when applicable, coordinating specific improvement opportunities that span 2 or more entities

Committee Co-Chairs


Lane Donnelly


Karen Frush

Steve Asch

Marcie A. Atchison

Jessey Bargmann-Losche

Dale Beatty

Bryan Bohman

Linda Boxer

Michael-Anne Browne

Sang Chang

Benjamin Elkins

Lisa Freeman

Michael Halaas

Sean Hennessy

Kelly Johnson

David Jones

David Larson

Grace Lee

Amy Lu

Kevin Moody

Nilushka Melnick

Terry Platchek

James Ramos

Lisa Schilling

Ryan Starks

Jean Sud

Alpa Vyas

Ann Weinacker

Sam Zelch