ABOUT AOC

Meet the AOC Connect Team

With a shared passion for excellence and constant organizational improvement, the members of the AOC Team bring a diversity of experiences and perspectives to the work of fulfilling our mission.

Who we are: John Bonini is part of the AOC Connect Team.

John Bonini

Director, Clinical Operations, Duke Orthopaedics; Senior Vice President, AOC

Jaysson Brooks, MD

Pediatric Surgeon Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children in Dallas Committee Chair on the Board of Directors for the J. Robert Gladden Orthopaedic Society (JRGOS) Co-Chair, AOC URM Leadership Forum

Who we are: Richard Capra is part of the AOC Connect Team.

Richard Capra

Chief Administrative Officer, UCSF Orthopaedics; President, AOC

Eugene F. Dauchert, JD

Legal Counsel

Who we are: Ron Faulbaum is part of the AOC Connect Team.

Ron Faulbaum

Chief Administrative Officer – Emeritus, Washington University; Senior Vice President, AOC

Who we are: Michael Gagnon is part of the AOC Connect Team.

Michael R. Gagnon, MBA

Chief Administrative Officer – Emeritus, Duke University Orthopaedics; Founder & CEO, AOC

Who we are: Grant Garrigues is part of the AOC Connect Team.

Grant Garrigues, MD

Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery Director, Upper Extremity Research Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush Associate Chief Medical Officer, AOC

Who we are: Farshid Guilak is part of the AOC Connect Team.

Farshid Guilak, PhD

Professor of Orthopedic Surgery and Director of Research, Shriners Hospitals for Children – St. Louis Chief Scientific & Innovation Officer, AOC

Who we are: Claire Howell is part of the AOC Connect Team.

Claire Howell, MMCi

Chief Administrative Officer – Emeritus, Washington University; Senior Vice President, AOC

Who we are: Lorraine Hutzler is part of the AOC Connect Team.

Lorraine Hutzler, MPH

Associate Director of the Center for Quality & Patient Saftey, NYU Langone Orthopaedic Hospital; Director, Pilot Site Projects, AOC

L. Scott Levin is an AOC Connect Distinguished Lecturer

Scott Levin, MD

Paul B. Magnuson Professor & Chair, University of Pennsylvania; Chief Medical Officer, AOC

Cara O’Malley

Videographer/Photography

Neil Ravitz is an AOC Connect Distinguished Lecturer

Neil Ravitz, MBA

Chief Administrative Officer, UPENN; Senior Vice President, AOC

Who we are: Kelly Rosenfeld is part of the AOC Connect Team.

Kelly Rosenfeld, MHSA

Chief Administrative Officer, Wake Forest University; Co-Chair, AOC Women’s Leadership Forum

Angie Scala

Webmaster & Graphic Designer

Theresa Wyrick is an AOC Connect Distinguished Lecturer

Theresa Wyrick, MD

Vice Chair, University of Arkansas; Co-Chair, AOC Women’s Leadership Forum