ALUMNI IN THE NEWS
Dancer and Choreographer
Jeffrey Page’s talents as a dancer and choreographer have taken him everywhere from Hollywood awards shows to West African villages, producing collaborations with the biggest names in modern dance as well as superstars of pop music. Page received an Emmy nod for his 2005 NAACP Image Award choreography, he took home the 2011 MTV Video Music Award in the category “Best Choreography” for constructing the finale of Beyonce’s internationally inspired epic music video “Run the World (Girls)” and is often credited with giving the multi-platinum diva her African dance flair. Page was recruited as a resident choreographer on FOX’s reality TV sensation ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ and currently serves as Creative Director for RCA recording artist Jazmine Sullivan. In the Fall of 2009, Jeffrey expanded his reach even further when he made his Broadway debut in the cast of the Tony Award winning musical FELA!
Valerie Powell-Stafford Elected to American College of Healthcare Executives Council of Regents December 01, 2011
Sarasota, FL – Valerie Powell-Stafford, FACHE, Chief Operating Officer, Doctors Hospital of Sarasota, has been appointed to the Council of Regents, the legislative body of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE). The Council of Regents serves as the vital link between ACHE and affiliates by approving governance and membership regulations as well as promoting ACHE programs, services and activities within their respective areas.
Powell-Stafford will take office at the Council of Regents meeting March 17, 2012, during ACHE’s 55th Congress on Healthcare Leadership at the Hyatt Regency Chicago. As a Regent-at-Large, Powell-Stafford will represent ACHE’s membership in Florida, Puerto Rico, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, West Virginia, Virginia, and Washington, DC.
Powell-Stafford has served as Chief Operating Officer of Doctors Hospital of Sarasota since 2009. Prior to this position, she was Assistant Administrator of Community Hospital, New Port Richey, FL.
Board certified in healthcare management as an ACHE Fellow, Powell-Stafford serves on the Board of Governors Examination Committee and is a Board Member of the Western Florida Chapter of ACHE. She also is a board member of the Sarasota/Manatee American Heart Association.
Powell-Stafford received her master’s degree in Healthcare Administration from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, and her bachelor’s degree from the Indiana University, Bloomington, IN.
Source: Doctors Hospital of Sarasota website