President and CEO
Patti is credited with turning the organization into one of the most successful organ recovery organizations in the country. | 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.
Chief Operating Officer
Sandi provides strategic leadership and vision to the day-to-day operations of Southwest Transplant Alliance. | 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.
Senior Director of Regional Operations
Faith oversees the day-to-day operations of STA’s regional teams including clinical, tissue recovery, family and hospital services. | Full Bio
Director of Training, Education and Development
Roger designs, implements and evaluates the organization’s learning programs. | Full Bio
Vice President of Clinical Operations
Doug is responsible for all clinical operations, including organ and tissue recovery services, family services, hospital services, and the donor services center. | Full Bio
Vice President of Business Partner Development
Yvette oversees the ongoing support, consultation and education for STA’s partner hospitals, transplant centers, community partners and donor families. | Full bio.
Director of Clinical Services, Central
Reid oversees organ recovery operations in STA’s Dallas service area. | Full bio
Director of Regional Donation Services
Wil creates and implements educational programs to increase organ and tissue donation at hospitals throughout Texas . | Full bio.
Vice President of Marketing Communications and Foundation Relations
Kirsten provides strategic direction and leadership to the organization’s community engagement activities, marketing and communications functions and the newly-formed Outlive Yourself Foundation. | Full bio.
Director of Quality Services
Jas is responsible for developing and evaluating STA’s quality systems. | Full bio
Director of Laboratory Services
Jennifer oversee the operations for STA’s new in-house clinical laboratory.
Director of Family Care
Toni leads a dedicated team that provides support and guidance to donor families. | 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 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 Information Technology
Vicki oversees every aspect of the organization’s core communication and data information systems. | Full bio
Vice President of Innovation and Operational Excellence
Chad oversees innovation and continuous improvement initiatives at STA. | Full bio.