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5780 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Suite 300 | Atlanta, GA 30342
Phone: 404-303-1224 | Fax: 404-303-1325
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Executive Team



Richard Zane, M.D.

Chief Executive Officer

Dr. Zane was born and raised in Roslyn, New York. He graduated magna cum laude from Washington University in St. Louis and completed medical school at St. Louis University. He did his residency training at Emory University and has been in private practice since 1983. He is board certified by the American College of OBGYN and is a Fellow of the American College of OBGYN. In 1999, Dr. Zane was instrumental in creating AWHG. He is also Vice President of the U.S.W.H.A, a national group of over 800 OBGYN’s.

Genevieve Fairbrother, MD/MPH

Chief Executive Officer

Originally from England, Dr. Fairbrother traveled extensively before emigrating to Hershey, Pennsylvania, in 1977. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Wellesley College in 1988. She stayed in Boston and received both her Medical Degree and her Master’s in Public Health from Tufts University School of Medicine. Dr. Fairbrother completed her residency at Emory University School of Medicine where she was Administrative Chief Resident. She is certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Dr. Fairbrother is a board member of Atlanta Women's Health Group and also sits on the board of Northside Hospital. She was Chief of Medical Staff at Northside Hospital from 2010-2013 and prior to that was Chair of the Obstetrics and Gynecology Department from 2007-2009. Dr. Fairbrother is also a board member for USWHA.

John Taylor, M.B.A., B.S.

Chief Administrative Officer

  • Education:
    • University of Georgia, Terry College of Business
    • University of North Carolina – Wilmington
  • Studies:
    •  Master of Business Administration; Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
  • Experience:
    • With AWHG/MBM since 2010; has more than 25 years’ experience in Healthcare, Technology, Operations, and Project Management; Policy Development, Strategic Planning, Process Re-engineering, Six Sigma, Software Engineering, Systems Engineering and Quality Control with the Healthcare, Technology, and Manufacturing Industries

Natica Johnson

Revenue Cycle Management Director

  • Education:
    • Auburn University
  • Studies:
    • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
  • Certifications:
    • Certified Patient Account Representative (CPAR) – Georgia Chapter, Healthcare Financial Management Association
  • Experience:
    • With AWHG/MBM since 2009; has more than 10 years’ experience with the Healthcare industry.

Ashley McIntosh

Controller

  • Education:
    • North Carolina State University
  • Studies:
    • Bachelor of Arts in Business Management and Finance
  • Experience:
    • With AWHG/MBM since 2011; has more than 25 years’ experience in finance and accounting with the Healthcare, Insurance, Banking, and Real Estate industries.

Candace Nelson

Director of Human Resources

  • Education:
    • Montana State University
  • Studies:
    • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
  • Certifications:
    • Professional in Human Resources (PHR)
  • Experience:
    • With AWHG/MBM since 2013; has more than 20 years’ experience in Human Resources with the Healthcare and Manufacturing Industries.

Jo O’Neal, BSN, RN

Director North Crescent Surgery Center

  • Education:
    • Graceland University
  • Studies:
    • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Certifications:
    • Certified Post Anesthesia Nurse (CPAN)
  • Experience:
    • With AWHG/NCSC from 2004-2010 as Nurse Manager and Director from 2011-present; has more than 30 years’ of Peri-Operative Nursing experience in hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers including St Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Susan Vining, M.B.A.

Managed Care Director

  • Education:
    • University of Georgia, Terry College of Business
    • Emory University
  • Studies:
    • Master of Business Administration; Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Experience:
    • With AWHG/MBM since 2003; has more than 20 years’ experience in Managed Care and Credentialing with the Healthcare and Insurance Industries.

Brittany Woodford, M.B.A., SHRM-CP

People Operations Manager

  • Education:
    • University of North Georgia, Mike Cottrell College of Business
    • Georgia State University
  • Studies:
    • Master of Business Administration, Graduate Certificate in Entrepreneurship & Innovation
    • Bachelor of Arts in Sociology
  • Certifications:
    • Society of Human Resource Management – Certified Professional
  • Experience:
    • With AWHG/MBM since 2017, has more than 20 years’ experience in the hospital and private practice settings. Experience includes physician informatics, medical practice management and human resources.

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