Nancy R. Becker
Division Vice President, Central
Nancy R. Becker is a senior healthcare executive with over 25 years of experience in operations, client relations, marketing and strategic positioning of clinical services.
Becker’s background includes serving as Regional General Manager at MedTel International, Vice President of Strategic Development at St. Thomas Health Services and Vice President of Saint Thomas Heart Institute. Most recently, Becker was the...
Chief Financial Officer
Rudy Blank brings an extensive background in healthcare executive leadership to Urgent Team. His leadership spans multiple disciplines in a variety of healthcare and non-healthcare related settings.
Most recently Blank served as the Chief Development Officer for Complete Care, an operator of freestanding ER’s and urgent care facilities in Texas and Colorado. Previously, he served in both the...
Chief Executive Officer and Chairman
Tom Dent has spent his career in health care delivery innovation, developing better value and pathways for people to access care when and where they need it. He has been involved in a variety of healthcare sectors including managing hospitals, outpatient services and leading national and international companies.
As a healthcare leader, he has earned an industry reputation...
Division Vice President, West
Mike Dupuis brings over 30 years of experience directing cross-sector business operations over 14 states including for-profits, health systems, health & wellness facilities and community-based organizations. He was recognized as an industry leader earning “Top Ten” resort training complex in the United States and the Medical Fitness Association’s “Director of the Year.” Dupuis spent 10 years on the...
Division Vice President, East
Ellis Harris has a rich background in managing provider healthcare services. Harris retired after 22 years as a Major in the United States Army where he spent his career managing medical delivery services in a variety of our US Army bases.
Following his 2006 retirement, Harris began his civilian commercial healthcare career with DaVita as the Operational Director for...
William (Bill) Meadows, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer, East Tennessee
After practicing emergency medicine early in his career, Dr. Meadows co-founded Physicians Care in 1990. Initially opening two centers in Chattanooga, Physicians Care grew to eight centers throughout East Tennessee that deliver the full scope of primary care services, including urgent care and occupational medicine. Because of the caring attitude and professionalism of staff, many Physicians Care patients...
General Counsel and Privacy Officer
Colleen Shanahan has spent her legal career in executive roles in the healthcare field advising and representing clients and providing corporate legal, regulatory and compliance services in a variety of health sectors including managed care, diagnostic, pharmaceutical and outpatient services companies. She leads Urgent Team’s legal activities, as well as the Information Privacy and Security Management program and...
Chad Sherwood, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer, Arkansas
In 2006, Dr. Chad Sherwood saw a need for walk-in medical facilities open evenings and weekends that were an alternative to hospital emergency rooms for acute, but non emergent medical needs, and more convenient than a primary care physician’s office that require appointments. He wanted to have quality care available to all by caring staff. Since Sherwood Urgent...
Vice President of Marketing and Communications
Amy Thomas is an accomplished marketing and communications professional with more than 20 years’ experience leading strategic and results-driven marketing, communication and branding strategies for both healthcare and consumer sectors.
She oversees the creative and execution strategy for marketing and advertising for Urgent Team’s family of brands, as well as community and media relations. Thomas is skilled at leveraging...