Board of Directors
Dr. Michael M.E. Johns
Director Since: 2008
Board Committees: Compensation and Corporate Governance (Chair) Committees
Business Experience, Qualifications and Affiliations: The Board has concluded that Dr. Johns is qualified to serve on the Board because he has extensive “C-suite” leadership and healthcare experience and is a recognized healthcare thought leader. This expertise is vital in shaping our strategy to deliver innovative and expanded service offerings as a healthcare workforce solutions company. Dr. Johns is a Professor in the School of Medicine at Emory University, where he also served as Chancellor from October 2007 through August 2012. Dr. Johns served as Interim Executive Vice President for Health Affairs for Emory University and as Interim Chairman and CEO of Emory Healthcare from September 1, 2015 through January 31, 2016. He is a member of the Board of Regents of the Uniformed Services University for the Health Sciences. Additionally, Dr. Johns is a member of The National Academy of Medicine of the National Academy of Science. He also serves on the Boards of Directors of Intelligent Fingerprinting, a privately held company, West Health Institute, a non-profit medical research organization, and several philanthropic entities. Dr. Johns served on the Board of the Genuine Parts Company from 2000 until April 2015 and at various times during his tenure was a member of its Compensation, Governance and Nominating Committee and its Audit Committee. He also served on the Board and the Compensation Committee of Johnson & Johnson from 2005 to 2014. He served as the Interim Executive Vice President for Medical Affairs and Interim Chief Executive Officer of the University of Michigan Health System from June 2014 through March 2015. From 1996 to 2007, Dr. Johns served as Executive Vice President for Health Affairs and Chief Executive Officer of the Robert W. Woodruff Health Sciences Center of Emory University and the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Emory Healthcare. From 1990 to 1996, Dr. Johns was Dean of the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and Vice President of the Medical Faculty at Johns Hopkins University.