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University Leadership Council

Profile of Dr. David Cole

David Cole, M.D., FACS


Stuart Ames 

Stuart Ames

CEO, MUSC Foundation

Kate Azizi 

Kate Azizi, MBA

Vice President of Institutional Advancement

Susan Barnhart 

Susan Barnhart, MBA

Director, Internal Audit

Lori McMahon 

Lori L. McMahon, Ph.D.

Vice President for Research

Profile photo of Caroline O'Neal 

Caroline Brown, MBA

Chief, External Affairs

Profile photo Willette Burham Williams 

Willette Burnham-Williams, Ph.D.

Chief Diversity Officer and Title IX Coordinator for the University 

Cathie Cannon, MBA 

Cathie Cannon, MBA

Chief Communications and Marketing Officer

Profile Patrick Cawley, M.D. 

Patrick Cawley, M.D. 

CEO, MUSC Health & V.P. for Health Affairs, University

Profile Annette Drachman 

Annette R. Drachman, MHA, JD

General Counsel


Johnathan Edwards,  M.D., MBA

MUSC Physicians President

Terry Steyer

Terrence Steyer, M.D.

Dean, College of Medicine, and Vice President for Medical Affairs

Jesse Goodwin, Ph.D. 

Jesse Goodwin, Ph.D.

Chief, Office of Innovation

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Dawn Hartsell, MBA

Chief of Staff, Office of the President

Profile Eugene Hong, M.D. 

Eugene Hong, M.D., MPH

Chief Physician Executive

Richard L. Anderson

Richard L. Anderson

Executive Vice President, Finance & Operations

Profile Dr. Lisa Saladin 

Lisa Saladin, Ph.D.

Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs & Provost

Profile Sabra Slaughter, Ph.D. 

Sabra C. Slaughter, Ph.D.

Special Assistant for Diversity and Community Relations

Profile Mark Sweatman 

Mark Sweatman, MPA

Chief of Governmental Affairs & Senior Advisor to the Board of Trustees

Profile Paula Traktman 

Paula Traktman, Ph.D.

Dean of Graduate Studies

Bethany Wolf, Ph.D. 

Bethany Wolf, Ph.D.

Faculty Senate Representative


David Zaas, M.D., MBA

MUSC Health Chief Clinical Officer