The governance board will develop the vision and strategic priorities, applicable policies, and oversee the institute's activity. Members of the governance board include:


  • Richard V. Homan, MD - EVMS President, Provost and Dean of the School of Medicine
  • Alfred Z. Abuhamad, MD - EVMS Vice Dean for Clinical Affairs
  • William J Wasilenko, PhD - EVMS Vice Dean for Research


  • Carolyn Carpenter - President of Sentara Norfolk General Hospital
  • Thomas Lundquist - MD, CMO Optima Health/Sentara Executive
  • Michael Reagin - Sentara Healthcare Chief Information Officer