About Us

At Capstone Health Alliance, the strength and performance of our network is a direct function of the men and women who lead it.

Drawn directly from the ranks of our membership and representing a range of geographical areas, facility types, and facility sizes, our
Board of Directors brings a vast range of knowledge and experience to the task of governing the Alliance.

John Snow


Chief Executive Officer
Granville Health System
Oxford, NC

Catherine ‘Kit’ Cosgrove

Immediate Past Chair

CarePartners Hospice & Palliative Care McDowell
Marion, NC

Charles Ayscue

Treasurer & Secretary

Retired, Chief Financial Officer
Mission Health System
Asheville, NC

Richard Blackburn


Vice President, Diagnostic & Support Services
CaroMont Health

Gary R. Bowers


Retired Chief Operating Officer
CarePartners Health Services
Asheville, North Carolina

Benjamin M. Cunningham, Jr., CPA


Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
The University of Tennessee Medical Center
Knoxville, TN

Lori Lambert


Chief Financial Officer
Cherokee Indian Hospital

Jonathan Smith


Assistant Administrator, Chief Financial Officer
Blount Memorial Hospital

Dean Werner


Chief Operating Officer
Vantage Healthcare Network
Erie, PA