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.
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.
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 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
Director of Hospital Services
Keith Whitlock leads a highly-skilled team of hospital development professionals and supports donation awareness and education throughout Dallas-area acute care hospitals. | Full bio