HealthCare Appraisers’ Board of Directors
The Board of Directors is comprised of: Daryl Johnson, Managing Partner; Scott Safriet, Partner; Fred Lara, Partner; Matt Milliron, Partner; Jim Hills, Partner; Doug Williams, Board Member
Serving clients is our priority. At HealthCare Appraisers, the strong relationships we build and partnerships we forge drive our commitment to excellence and integrity. We’ve been active experts in the valuation space since the beginning of the industry, and we’ve led the market for so many years because we’ve proven to the market what we believe in, time after time. Our core values of expertise, reliability, innovation and collaboration are embedded in all we do.
Gregory C.R. Gallagher | Chief Operating Officer
Gregory C.R. Gallagher is Chief Operating Officer in the Boca Raton office.
Gallagher oversees day-to-day operations and works with the partners and management team to implement the firm’s legal strategy. Prior to joining HealthCare Appraisers, he worked as a business analyst focusing on regulatory compliance and business valuation and analytics.
Gallagher received a Juris Doctor from Drexel University and earned a Bachelor of Arts in English from Villanova University.
Richard F. Clarke, Jr. | Chief Business Development Officer
Richard F. Clarke, Jr. serves as the firm’s Chief Business Development Officer. In his role, Clarke works closely with leadership to develop and implement the firm’s companywide business development strategy.
Clarke has nearly 30 years of sales and management experience across a variety of roles, including overseeing the strategic growth of numerous healthcare programs and facilities, expanding C-suite level hospital relationships, developing and implementing a centralized admissions department, managing key physician recruitment and relationships, and managing relationships with payers and providers. Clarke has received several professional awards, including the CFO Award for most profitable growth. He previously held executive positions at Catholic Health Services Inc. and Tenet Healthcare Inc.
Clarke holds a Bachelor of Science in Communications from Florida Atlantic University.
Amy Hoey | Human Resources Director
As Human Resources Director, Amy Hoey oversees day to day Human Resources operations for all offices across the country and works with the partners and management team to implement the firm’s people strategy. Prior to joining HealthCare Appraisers, she worked in Human Resources for several companies across multiple industries. Hoey has held positions both nationally and globally at GE Capital, Merck, and Demmer Corporation.
Hoey holds a Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources from Northern Illinois University and is SHRM-SCP certified.
Amy Benton | Marketing & Communications Director
Amy L. Benton, Marketing and Communications Director, is responsible for advancing the brand of HealthCare Appraisers. She works with key leadership to develop and implement marketing and communications strategies to support the firm’s goals.
Prior to joining HealthCare Appraisers, Benton worked in both the public and private sectors, including having served as Communications Director for Louisiana Governor Mike Foster, as Deputy Commissioner for Commissioner of Administration Mark Drennen, and most recently as Vice-President of Marketing and Communications for Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center, and its statewide affiliates.
Benton holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the nationally-recognized Manship School of Mass Communications at Louisiana State University.
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Authors: Daniel I. Levin, CFA, ASA and Nicholas J. Janiga, ASA Download the PDFIn June of 2022, Dan Levin and Nick Janiga attended the Home Care Innovation and Investment Conference in Chicago where we met with and heard from operators and investors in the home care...
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BOCA RATON, Fla., July 26, 2022 – HealthCare Appraisers has promoted the following employee-owners to Directors within the organization: Alyse Bentz, JD, MPH Gavin Heckman, MBA, MSBA Elizabeth Neiberg, JD “On behalf of the company, congratulations to these three...
HealthCare Appraisers is a proud Platinum Sponsor. HealthCare Appraisers' Director Elizabeth Neiberg, JD is presenting in the panel session on Thursday, September 29 from 8:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. titled “Physician Compensation – The Enforcement Trend That Never Seems to...
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October 12-14, 2022 | The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee HealthCare Appraisers is a proud bronze sponsor of the conference. Each year, the Georgia Alliance of Community Hospitals brings together its membership of not-for-profit and community hospitals from across...