Members of the Primaris Board of Directors are each appointed for a term of three years. There are a total of 18 voting positions on the Primaris Board of Directors.

Board appointments are made on a quarterly basis (March, June, September and December). Approximately one-third of the Primaris Board of Directors is appointed each year.

James E. Bieser, MHA
IPC, The Hospitalist Company, Inc.
St. Louis, Missouri
Public Member: Hospital Representative
Term: 2 Expires: June 2015
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Patricia A. Wyatt, RN
Swope Ridge Geriatric Center of Kansas City
Kansas City, Missouri
Public Member, Nursing Home
Board Secretary
Term: 3 Expires: June 2016
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Public Member – Vacant Physician Member – Vacant
Timothy C. Harlan, JD
Harlan, Harlan & Still
Columbia, Missouri
Public Member, Medical Affairs
Term: 2 Expires: Mar. 2018
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Timothy W. Jennings, DO
SSM DePaul Health Center
Bridgeton, Missouri
Physician Member
Term: 1 Expires: Dec. 2016
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Public Member – Vacant Physician Member – Vacant
Jerry D. Kennett, MD, MACC
Boone Hospital Center
Columbia, Missouri
Physician Member
Term: 2 Expires: Dec. 2017
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Naveed Razzaque, MD
Chief of Medicine
SSM-DePaul Health Center
Physician Member
Term: 1 Expires: Dec. 2015
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James T. Rogers, MD, FACP
St. John’s Physicians and Clinics
Springfield, Missouri
Physician Member
Board Chair
Term: 2 Expires: Dec. 2016
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Kenneth E. Ross, DO
Des Peres Hospital
House Springs, Missouri
Physician Member
Board Treasurer
Term: 1 Expires: Dec. 2015
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James F. Dockins, EdD, FACHE
Rockhurst University
Kansas City, Missouri
Public Member (Medical Ethicist)
Term: 1 Expires: June 2015
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Bruce R. Williams, DO, FACOFP
Family Care of Eastern Jackson
Lake Waukomis, Missouri
Physician Member
Board Chairman-Elect
Term: 3 Expires: Dec. 2017
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Jeffrey G. Copeland, MD, FACS
Copeland Cosmetic Surgery
St. Peters, Missouri
Physician Member
Term: 2 Expires: Dec. 2016
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Public Member – Vacant
Susan G. Taylor, RN, PhD, FAAN
Columbia, Missouri
Public Member, Medicare Beneficiary Representative
Term: 2 Expires: Sept. 2015
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Public Member – Vacant

Ex Officio Board Members

Compliance Committee

Committee Chair
Naveed Razzaque, MD
Chief Compliance Officer
Naveed Razzaque, MD
Compliance Committee Members
Bruce R. Williams, DO, FACOFP
Patrick J. Mills, MBA
Brian Bowles, MEd
Co-Compliance Officer
Patricia A. Wyatt, RN

Administrative Members

Missouri State Medical Association (MSMA) 2014–2015
President Jeffrey G. Copeland, MD, FACS
President-elect John O. Stanley, MD
Secretary David Redfern, MD
Treasurer George Hruza, MD
Past President James B Wolfe, MD
Councilor District 1: Robert Schaaf, MD
Councilor District 2: Sandra Ahlum, MD
Councilor District 3: Ravi Johar, MD
Councilor District 4: Kevin Weikert, MD
Councilor District 5: Joseph Corrado, MD
Councilor District 6: Warren Lovinger, MD
Councilor District 7: James DiRenna, Jr, DO
Councilor District 8: Brian Biggers, MD
Councilor District 9: David Barbe, MD
Councilor District 10: Kirby Turner, MD
Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (MAOPS) 2014–2015
Mark S. Pelikan, DO
John Bailey, DO
Jeffrey Davis, DO
Victoria Damba, DO
C. Lee Parks, DO
Henry Petry, DO
Bruce R. Williams, DO, FACOFP
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