Board of Trustees

Prem Reddy
Prem Reddy, MD, FACC, FCCP - Founder, Chair of the Board
  • Named one of the 50 Most Influential Physician Executives in Health Care by Modern Healthcare eight times
  • More than 30 years as a practicing Cardiologist
  • Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiology
  • Founder, Chairman, President and CEO of Prime Healthcare Services, an award-winning health system that owns and operates 45 hospitals in 14 states
  • Founder and CEO of Prime Healthcare Foundation, Inc., a 501(c)3 nonprofit public charity

Dev Gnanadev
Dev GnanaDev, MD, MBA, FACS - Founding President
  • Nationally recognized leader in healthcare, especially related to teaching and the uninsured
  • Past President of the California Medical Association
  • President of the Medical Board of California, among several other medical boards (San Bernardino County Medical Society, California Medical Association, California Medical Association Foundation, AMPAC)
  • Recipient of numerous awards at local, state and national level for his work in improving health and access to care for the uninsured and underinsured.
  • Chair, Department of Surgery, Arrowhead Regional Medical Center (ARMC is San Bernardino’s county hospital)
  • Founding Member, MBA for Executives Program at Cal State University

Kavitha Reddy Bhatia
Kavitha Reddy Bhatia, MD, MMM, FAAP – Vice Chair of the Board
  • Pediatrician and Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Graduate of UCLA School of Medicine with Honors and Letters of Distinction in Doctoring and Masters in Medical Management from the USC Marshall School of Business
  • Scholar at world renowned institutions such as Mass General, Boston Children’s and the All India Institute of Medicine
  • Dedicated to philanthropy with leadership/advisory roles for causes such as the World Children’s Initiative, Make-a-Wish Foundation, Westside Children’s Center and Project Uganda
  • Chair of the Board of Directors of the Prime Healthcare Foundation, a 501(c)3 public charity
  • Private pediatric practice in Santa Monica, California

Dustin Corcoran
Dustin Corcoran, MBA - Member
  • Chief Executive Officer of the California Medical Association (CMA)
  • Chair of Californians Allied for Patient Protection (CAPP) and Patients and Providers to Protect Access and Contain Health Costs
  • No. 16 political power broker in California by Capitol Weekly (2013)
  • Sacramento Business Journal’s "40 under 40" list of top business and civic leaders
  • Serves on Board of Directors for the Neuropathy Action Foundation, Physicians Advocacy Institute, the Institute for Medical Quality, and the California Medical Association Foundation

William Gilbert
William L. Gilbert, MBA - Member
  • Hospital Director, Arrowhead Regional Medical Center, a 456-bed, public hospital which is a Level II trauma center, owned and operated by San Bernardino County
  • Former CEO, Deaconess Hospital in Spokane, WA, a 388-bed, tertiary care hospital that is part of the Rockwood Health System
  • Fellow, American College of Healthcare Executives
  • Past President, Board of Directors of the United Hospital Association
  • Board Member, California Hospital and Health System Association
  • Member, Board of Directors and Executive Committee of the California Association of Public

Jeereddi Prasad
Curt Hagman - Member
  • Supervisor, Forth District
  • Vice Chairman, San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors
  • Elected to the California Legislature in 2008 representing the 55th Assembly District; served as Vice-chair of the Insurance Committee and member of the Rules, Business, Professions and Consumer Protection, Governmental Organization, and Accountability and Administrative Review Committees for the Assembly.
  • Played a large role in the successful transfer of returning Ontario International Airport to local control in 2016
  • Serves on multiple boards including: Governing Board Chairman of Inland Empire Health Plan (IEHP), which oversees the decisions and operations of the public health plan; OmniTrans; San Bernardino County Transportation Authority (SBCTA); Commissioner of Ontario International Airport Authority (OIAA); and is an officer in the California State Military Reserves.

Tomas Morales
Tomas Morales, PhD - Member
  • More than 37 years of service in higher education
  • Member, select group of administrators who held executive positions at the three largest public university systems in the nation: California State University, State University of New York(SUNY), City University of New York (CUNY)
  • Member, American Association of State Colleges and Universities
  • Governing Board, Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
  • Awarded Distinguished Leader in Education
  • Awarded Lifetime Achievement Award in Education
  • Awarded Effective Leadership Golden Age Award
  • Honorary Doctorate, Humane Letters, SUNY, New Paltz

Michael Ortiz
J. Michael Ortiz, PhD - Member
  • President, Cal Poly Pomona since 2003, emphasizing environmental sustainability, student success programs, and increasing access for students from underrepresented groups
  • Member, Board of the Los Angeles County Fair Association
  • Member, Board of the City of Pomona Youth and Family Master Plan
  • Member, Board of the Pomona Community Foundation
  • Member, Board of the Pomona Valley Boys and Girls Club
  • President’s Award winner, NASPA, the leading association for the advancement, health, and sustainability of the student affairs profession
  • Among Latino Leaders magazine’s “Top 25 Latinos in Education”

Jeereddi Prasad
Prasad A. Jeereddi, MD - Member
  • Fellow, American College of Physicians
  • Fellow, American College of Endocrinologists
  • President, ProMed Health Care Administrators and ProMed Health Network since 1995
  • Founder and President, Chaparral Medical Group, Pomona, CA
  • Member, Board of Directors, Prospect Medical Holdings, Inc.
  • Member, Board of Trustees, Keck Graduate Institute
  • Former chair, Department of Medicine, Pomona Valley Hospital Medical center
  • Chair of the Board, Inter Valley Health Plan (a federally-qualified HMO)