Burke W. Whitman
Burke W. Whitman

Burke W. Whitman

Director

Mr. Whitman has served as a member of the Board since 2019.  He leads and governs mission-driven organizations in business, national service, and civil society.  Since 2019 he serves as CEO, Colmar Holdings (private); Board of Directors, Amicus Therapeutics (Nasdaq: FOLD); Board of Directors, Omega Healthcare Investors (NYSE: OHI); Board of Advisors, Secretary of Defense (Reserve Forces Policy Board); and Board of Trustees, The Lovett School.  Formerly in business 1988-2008, he served as CEO, HMA (Fortune 500, NYSE: HMA, sold); CFO, Triad Hospitals (Fortune 500, NYSE: TRI, sold); President, Deerfield Healthcare (private, sold); VP, Almost Family (Nasdaq: AFAM, sold); and Investment Banker, Morgan Stanley.  Concurrently in national service 1985-2018, he served as a reserve officer of the U.S. Marine Corps including active duty 1985-1988 and 2009-2018, led five combat deployments, was Commanding General of 4th Marine Division and Marine Forces Reserve, served with the Secretary of Defense, and completed uniformed service as a Major General and the Corps’ senior reservist.  For civil society, he has served on the Boards of the Federation of American Hospitals, Toys for Tots Foundation, Marine Corps University, and on the Founders Group of the National Museum of the Marine Corps.  He is a graduate of Harvard Business School, Army War College, and Dartmouth College.

Mr. Whitman serves as member of the Nominating and Governance Committee and as member of the Audit and Compliance Committee.

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