The Southeast Permanente Medical Group

The Southeast Permanente Medical Group is an integral part of Kaiser Permanente. Our physicians can coordinate virtually every aspect of patient care - from referrals to laboratory tests to medications. With everything under one umbrella, our patients receive the highest continuity of care.

The Southeast Permanente Medical Group (TSPMG) is owned by physicians, run by physicians and led by physicians.

Board of Directors

Ramin Davidoff, MD
Chairman of the Board

Nkem Chukwumerije, MD
Executive Medical Director and President


 Nancy Gin, MD

Greg Kelman, MD

Doug Killion, MD
  Nolan Chang, MD
Fonda Mitchell, MD
NE Area Representative
Adaeze Adigweme, MD
Central Area Representative
Kelly DeGraffenreid, MD
South Area Representative
Tracy Bland-DuBose, MD
NW Area Representative
Utpal Pandya, MD
At-Large Representative
Medical Group Leadership Team
Carl Czuboka, MD
Associate Medical Director of Primary Care and Medical Specialties
Kate Koplan, MD, MPH
Associate Medical Director,
Quality and Patient Safety
Matt Prout, MD
Associate Medical Director of Business Systems and Strategy
Jennifer Whaley, MD
Associate Medical Director,
Patient Care Experience
Helen Ward, MD
Associate Medical Director, Care Continuum

Nikki Baker, MD
Associate Medical Director, People and Culture


Chris Jones, MD
Associate Medical Director, Perioperative and Procedural Care Operations and Outside Medical

Rahul Nayak, MD
Regional Medical Director for Performance Acceleration and Care Transformation


Paul Jacxsens
Vice President, Business Operations and Administration


Angela Ippolito
Vice President, Administrative Services


Leslie Litton
VP, Business and Technology Solutions


Adrian Rosser
Vice President, Finance  Treasurer of the Board


Lori Spencer
TSPMG General Counsel Secretary of the Board