President and CEO
Patti is credited with turning the organization into one of the most successful organ recovery organizations in the country. | Full bio.
Chief Operating Officer
Sandi provides strategic leadership and vision to the day-to-day operations of Southwest Transplant Alliance. | Full bio.
Bradley L. Adams
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.
Dr. Tiffany Anthony
Associate Medical Director
Tiffany Anthony, M.D., is the associate medical director of STA, where she serves as an organ procurement surgeon. | Full bio.
Jo Ann Arias
Vice President of Human Resources
Jo Ann is responsible for workforce and performance management, employee relations and retention, and benefits and compensation. | Full bio.
Director of Finance
Kevin oversees the finance department including budgeting, payroll and financial reporting. | Full bio.
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.
Vice President of Quality Services
Maureen provides guidance to STA in its development and implementation of quality based and data derived performance improvement initiatives. |Full bio.
Dr. Jeffrey C. Reese
Medical Director and Procurement Surgeon
Jeffrey Reese, M.D. is the medical director and the first full-time procurement surgeon at STA. | Full bio.
Director of Education and Development
Patti is responsible for coordinating and facilitating all employee education programs for Southwest Transplant Alliance. | Full bio.
Director of Tissue Recovery Services
Larry oversees the development of tissue operations and for cultivating relationships with tissue partners in STA’s donor service area. |Full bio
Director of Marketing and Communications
Katie Whitton, APR, directs the organization’s marketing, public relations and overall communications efforts. | Full bio.