Joe Cunningham, MD Managing Director
Prior to founding Santé, Joe was a healthcare Venture Partner with Austin Ventures and Vice Chair of the Ascension Health Ventures investment committee. He is also the former Chief Medical Officer of the Providence Health System and Executive Director of the 300-physician Providence Health Alliance. He has extensive management experience and is recognized nationally for his expertise in healthcare delivery systems, physician associations and compensation models. Joe serves on advisory boards for UnitedHealthcare, Health Services Corporation (Blue Cross Blue Shield), Partners Healthcare and the Innovation Board for the Cleveland Clinic. He is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Quality Assurance and Peer Review. Dr. Cunningham received his BS and MD degrees from Texas A&M University and his MBA from Baylor University.