Our Team

Commission Members

ashley_head-shotDennis W. Ashley, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.C.C.M.
Chair, Georgia Trauma Care Network Commission

Milford B. Hatcher Professor
Chair Department of Surgery
Mercer University School of Medicine
Director of Trauma and Critical Care
Medical Center, Navicent Health
Appointment: In 2007 by Governor as Chair to 2-year. In 2009 reappointed by Governor for 4-year term expired in 2013. In 2013, reappointed by Governor as Chair to 4-year term expires 2017.

mullins_head-shotFred Mullins, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Vice Chair, Georgia Trauma Care Network Commission

President and Medical Director
Joseph M. Still Burn Centers, Inc.
Appointment: In 2011 by Governor to 4-year term expires 2015. In 2015, reappointed by Governor to a 4 year term expires 2019.

terwilliger_head-shotCourtney Terwilliger

EMS Director
Emanuel Medical Center
Appointment: By House Speaker to complete open 4-year term. In 2013, reappointed by House Speaker to 4-year term expires in 2017.

vic_head-shotsVictor L. Drawdy
Secretary/Treasurer, Georgia Trauma Care Network Commission

Operations Manager for Okefenokee EMS Inc. Wayne County
Appointment: In 2014 by the Governor as EMS representative on Commission to complete open 4-year term expires in 2015. In 2015, reappointed by Governor to a 4 year term expires 2019.

mark-headshotMark Baker

CEO
Hughston Clinic and Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital
Appointment: In 2013 by Lieutenant Governor to 4-year term expires 30 June 2017.

bleacher_head-shotJohn C. Bleacher, M.D., F.A.A.P., F.A.C.S.

Chief, General Pediatric Surgery
Medical Director, Trauma Services
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
Appointment: In 2015 by House Speaker to 4-year term expired in 2019.

Robert S. Cowles III, M.D.

Founder, Cowles Clinic Center for Urology
Appointment: In 2011 by Governor to 4-year term expires 2015. In 2015, reappointed by Governor to a 4 year term expires 2019.

dunne_head-shotJames R. Dunne, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Chief of Trauma & Surgical Critical Care
Memorial University Medical Center
Appointment: In 2015 by Lieutenant Governor to 4-year term expires July 2019.

nicholas_head-shotJeffrey M. Nicholas, M.D., M.S., F.A.C.S.

Trauma and General Surgery
Surgical Critical Care
Gwinnett Medical Group
Appointment: In 2013 by Governor to 4-year term expires 2017.

Commission Staff

abston_head-shotDena Abston
Executive Director

 

erin_head-shotsErin Bolinger
Office Coordinator/Executive Assistant

 

 

Commission Members Emeriti

Linda Cole  2007 – 2015  Charter Member

Elaine Frantz  2011 – 2015

Kurt Stuenkel  2007 – 2013  Charter Member

Leon L. Haley, MD  2007 – 2013  Charter Member

Ben Hinson  2007 – 2013  Charter Member

William T. Moore  2007 – 2013  Charter Member

Kelli Vaughn  2007 – 2011  Charter Member

Rich Bias  2009 – 2011

Joe Sam Robinson, MD  2007 – 2011  Charter Member

Rhonda Medows, MD  2007 – 2009  Charter Member