Meet The Board

Founded in 1967, the Maryland Healthcare Education Institute (MHEI) is the premier provider of leadership, regulatory and quality-related programming and consultative services for its members. It is through this programming that MHEI members gain tools and skills they can implement immediately to enhance the performance of their organizations.



Mitchell Schwartz, MD
Chief Physician Executive, Luminis Health
President, Luminis Health Clinical Enterprise


Linda Jones, MHA, CPCU
Managing Director

Terry Lovell, MAS 
Vice President, Human Resources
Chase Brexton Health Care

Sunil Madan, MD, CPE, FACEP – Vice Chair & Board Secretary 
Chief Medical & Population Health Officer
Luminis Health-Doctors Community Medical Center

Nicole Rochester, MD – Chair
Your GPS Doc, LLC


M. Shafeeq Ahmed, MD, MBA, FACOG
President & CEO
Howard County General Hospital

Kelly Haynie, DHA, MPA
Vice President of Operations
MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center

Mark S. Rulle, EdD – President 
Maryland Healthcare Education Institute

William Sheahan, MPA, EMT-P(r)
Chief Innovation Officer, MedStar Health
MedStar Institute for Innovation

Shellie Williams, MSN, MHA, RN, CRRN
Vice President of Nursing/Chief Nursing Officer
Kennedy Krieger Institute

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