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Hosparus Health Physician Spotlight: Meet David Austin Hudson, MD, with New Vista Community Mental Health Center

Hosparus Health Physician Spotlight: Meet David Austin Hudson, MD, with New Vista Community Mental Health Center

FAST FACTS Hometown: Born in Hazard, KY and grew up in Lexington, KentuckyFamily: My wife and I have been married for 19 years and we have two great kids.Hobbies: Making “Dad Jokes,” exercising and driving my kids to their activities.Education – BS in Biology, Medical School, Psychiatry Residencies all at the University of Kentucky – Go

Meet Valerie Briones-Pryor, MD, with UofL Health

FAST FACTS Valerie Faye Briones-Pryor, MD, MHA, FACP, SFHM is Medical Director, Hospital Medicine Service Line at UofL Health/University Louisville Physicians. Hometown: Louisville, Kentucky Family: Husband: Matthew Pryor; Son: Brandon Pryor (7yo); Parents: Drs. Voltaire and Fe Briones; Siblings: Norman Briones (deceased), Justin Briones Hobbies: Running, working out and singing in the choir at church.

Meet Leigh Ann Barney with Trilogy Health Services

FAST FACTS Hometown: Hodgenville, Kentucky, the birthplace of Abraham Lincoln. Family/Pets: Married to my husband John for 28 years, 3 children and 2 dogs. Hobbies: Reading just about anything from fiction to biographies to leadership books. Also, anything I can do outdoors. Currently reading: I am re- reading Great By Choice, by Jim Collins. We

Meet Monalisa Tailor, MD, the newly elected president of GLMS

FAST FACTS Hometown: Bowling Green, Kentucky Family: My parents still live in Bowling Green. I have a large extended family living throughout the United States, Canada, South Africa, the United Kingdom and India. Hobbies: Trivia nights, running and craft projects. Education: University of Kentucky, Bachelor of Science in Political Science 2006; University of Louisville, Doctor

Meet Sarah Davasher-Wisdom, President & CEO of Greater Louisville Inc.

FAST FACTS Hometown: I grew up in Holland, a small town on the Tennessee line in Allen County.  Education: Master of Public Administration from WKU and a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Public Relations from WKU. A few months ago, I completed the Institute for Organizational Management and I just took the Certified Chamber Executive (CCE) exam

Meet Julia Lane Mitchell, MD, FAAP, with Smoketown Family Wellness Center

FAST FACTS Education: Received Bachelor of Science in psychology from Millsaps College in Jackson, Mississippi; Graduated from the University of Mississippi School of Medicine in Jackson, Mississippi; Completed pediatrics residency at the University of Florida College of Medicine in Jacksonville, Florida.  Family/Hometown: Grew up in Magnolia, Mississippi, where parents Lem and Alice live. Brother Jeff,