AU Health Board of Directors

  • Brooks Keel, PhD
    President, Augusta University
    Chair, AU Medical Associates 
  • Phil Gingrey, MD
    Consultant, Former Member of the U.S. House of Representatives for Georgia's 11th Congressional District
  • Thomas M. Blanchard, Jr. 
    CEO, Blanchard & Calhoun Real Estate
  • Cynthia Mercer, MD
    Partner, Athens Women's Clinic, LLP
  • James M. Hull
    Board Chairman 
    Hull Property Group, LLC
  • Neil L. Pruitt, Jr., Vice Chair
  • Don L. Waters, JD
    President & Chief Executive Officer, Brasseler USA, Inc.  
  • Philip A. Wilheit Sr.
    Wilheit Packaging 
  • LaMar McGinnis, Jr., MD 
    Senior Medical Advisor/Research and Cancer Control Science at the American Cancer Society
  • Cobbs G. Nixon
    Former VP, Blanchard and Calhoun Insurance Agency, Inc.
  • David Hess, MD
    Dean, Medical College of Georgia 
    Chair of Board of Trustees of AUMA
  • Steve Wrigley
    Chancellor, University System of Georgia Board of Regents
  • Gretchen Caughman 
    Non-Voting Member (Augusta University)
    Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost 
  • Daniel Albo, MD, PhD 
    Non-Voting Member
    AU Medical Associates Board of Trustees