Our Leadership Team

Steve Hendrick, Partner – Chief Executive Officer

Former COO and CIO of OrthoCarolina (2005-2014); former senior executive with several healthcare information technology and healthcare services firms including MED3000, Heritage Health Systems, United Medical Care and Medic Computer Systems (Misys) from (1989-2005). Steve received his degree in Computer Engineering from Forsyth College.

Richelle Cox, Partner – Chief Operating Officer

Former Director of Clinical Operations at OrthoCarolina (2011-2014); former Director of Performance Improvement at Piedmont Healthcare (2006-2011); former Director of Clinic Operations at Charlotte Orthopedic (2004-2006) and former IT Project Manager with Medic Computer Systems (Misys). Richelle received her BA degree from UNC-Wilmington.

Maureen M. Ruddy, FACHE, Partner – Client Operations

Former CAO and COO at OrthoVirginia (formerly Commonwealth Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation) from 2006-2017; former Assistant Administrator at Inova Fair Oaks Hospital (1989-1997); former Assistant Vice President at Williamsburg Community Hospital (1985-1988). Maureen received her master’s degree in health administration from Virginia Commonwealth University/Medical College of Virginia and her BA from the University of Virginia