George B. Salem
Mr. Salem is a serial entrepreneur with over 32 years experience focused entirely on HealthCare. Mr. Salem's current focus is Proxsys, LLC (now known as athenaCoordinator), which he founded in 2004. In August of 2011, Proxsys sold to athenahealth (athn), a publically traded health care technology and services company located in Boston, MA. Prior to founding Proxsys, he founded and sold both GuideStar Health Systems (1993-2003) and Southeast Health Plan (1984-1993). Mr. Salem serves, or has served, on the Boards of The Brain Trauma Foundation, Birmingham Southern College, Junior Achievement of Greater Birmingham (past Chairman), American Behavioral, Inc., the Policy Coordinating Council of HIAA, the Board of the American Managed Care and Review Organization, the Birmingham Museum of Art, and Junior Achievement of Greater Birmingham (past Chairman).
Mr. Salem received his business degree from Birmingham Southern College, his Masters in Business from Samford University, and his Masters in Public Health from the University of Alabama Birmingham.
Mr. Salem and his wife, Melanie, have three children.