Jeffrey Reese, M.D., F.A.C.S., is the Medical Director and the first full-time Procurement Surgeon at STA. Dr. Reese conducts organ procurement surgeries and provides education to physicians and the public […]
Patti Niles, President and CEO, joined Southwest Transplant Alliance in January 2013 and is credited with turning the organization into one of the most successful organ recovery organizations in the […]
As Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Burt Mattice oversees the operations teams at STA. With almost 40 years’ experience in the organ procurement industry, Mattice has helped STA […]
Kevin Barnes joined STA as Controller in July of 2014 and was promoted to Director of Finance in January of 2016. He is responsible for the management oversight of the […]
President and CEO Patti is credited with turning the organization into one of the most successful organ recovery organizations in the country. | Full bio.
Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel Brad oversees the organization’s legal and financial affairs and serves as the agency’s corporate compliance officer. | Full bio.
Director of Finance Kevin oversees the finance department including budgeting, payroll and financial reporting. | Full bio.
Yvette Chapman provides ongoing support, consultation and education to the hospital transplant center that are STA’s partners. Her mission is to build rapport and foster collaboration between the organ procurement […]
Director of Transplant Center Development Yvette provides ongoing support, consultation and education to the hospital transplant center that are STA’s partners. | Full bio.
Vice President of Clinical Services Chad Ezzell is the Vice President of Clinical Services where he will direct STA’s organ and tissue recovery services. | Full bio.