Board of Trustees

Exceptionally Credentialed. Remarkably Dedicated.

The Fulton-DeKalb Hospital Authority promotes the health of the greater Atlanta community. Governed by a Board of Trustees, the Authority is committed to working to meet the healthcare needs of the residents of Fulton and DeKalb counties through oversight of the Grady Memorial Hospital Corporation.

As a result of the Board of Trustees’ vision and their collaborative work with the Grady Hospital System, Grady Memorial Hospital continued to make great strides in the last decade. This FDHA Board is comprised of 10 individuals who have given tirelessly of their time and talents. Their commitment to excellence in governance and staff operations has demonstrated leadership and yielded exceptional results.

Kathryn Flowers-Glasco

Chair | LinkedIn

Bernie Tokarz


Pastor Eric Thomas

Secretary | LinkedIn

Shannon Georgecink


Alicia M. Ivey

Rick Shackelford

Rep. Karen Bennett

Dr. Patrice Basanta-Henry

Bernard Taylor, Esq.