HSDA Annual Meeting Agenda

June 20-21, 2019
Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center, Nashville, TN

Thursday, June 20

5
:30 pm
- 7
:00 pm

Reception: Crystal Gazebo, Gaylord Opryland Hotel

Dinner (on your own)

Friday, June 21

8
:00 am

Continental Breakfast, Gaylord Opryland Hotel

9
:00 am

Welcome to Nashville

- Sharon Hurt, City Councilwoman At Large, Metropolitan Council Office, Nashville, TN and CEO/President, Jefferson St United Merchants Partnership

9
:15 am

HSDA Annual Meeting Official Business

- Deborah Williams, VP, Program Management, Supplier Diversity and Sustainability Programs, Premier, Inc & Chair, HSDA

9
:45 am

Break

10
:00 am

Panel

Moderator - Patricia Hairston, President, Global Supply Chain Solutions

  • Davita Taylor, Chief Procurement Officer, Metro Nashville Airport Authority
  • Dawn Mason, Managing Director, Procurement, CoreCivic
  • Joey Dickson, AVP Purchased Services, Chief Diversity Officer, HealthTrust Purchasing Group (HPG)
  • Akhil Agrawal, President, American Medical Depot & HSDA Board Member
11
:00 am

Growing your Healthcare Business in an Era of Change

- Marcus Whitney, CEO & Founder, Health: Further (and other organizations), Author of "Create and Orchestrate"

12
:00 pm

Keynote Address & Lunch

- Herschel Walker, 1982 Heisman Trophy Winner, Mental Health Awareness Advocate, Author of "Breaking Free", Successful Entrepreneur, and Founder & President, Renaissance Man Food Services

1
:30 pm

Break

1
:45 pm

Clear: Living the Life You Didn’t Dream Of!

- Herman J. Williams, M.D., President, Herman Williams Consulting, Executive Vice President and Chief Clinical Officer, RCCH HealthCare Partner, and Author of "Clear: Living the Life You Didn't Dream Of!"

2
:45 pm

Closing Remarks