Andrew has served as SCA's President and Chief Executive Officer since 2008, and he is Chairman of SCA's board of directors. Prior to joining SCA, Andrew served as the President of a division of DaVita Healthcare Partners (a renal dialysis and medical group provider), as President and Chief Operating Officer of Alliance Healthcare Services (a diagnostic imaging and radiation therapy provider), and in roles at Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (a global investment firm) and the Boston Consulting Group (a global management consulting firm). Andrew is a Henry Crown Fellow at the Aspen Institute and serves as Chairman of SCA Medical Missions (a surgical mission program). Andrew earned a Bachelor of Arts summa cum laude from Yale University.
Jeff is an experienced healthcare business strategist. Jeff has over 25 years of experience working with physicians and hospital executives in a collaborative manner to optimize perioperative services. Jeff is adept in addressing the operational, financial and political issues of most hospital systems–from the small rural community-based hospital to the large, complex quaternary academic medical centers. He has worked with hundreds of surgical and anesthesia departments and understands the complexities and importance of these services to an organization’s financial performance and reputation. Jeff is a national speaker and has published numerous articles on how healthcare organizations can transform perioperative services by improving perioperative outcomes and costs, thereby achieving a sustainable competitive advantage in their markets, resulting in a growth in OR volume. Jeff has a Master’s of Business Administration from Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University.
William Theodore Walton, III (Bill) was born on November 5th, 1952, in San Diego, California.
He was introduced to the game of basketball while in the fourth grade at Blessed Sacrament Elementary School by coach
Frank "Rocky" Graciano. Walton then attended Helix High School, where the basketball coach was Gordon Nash. At Helix,
his team won the California Interscholastic Federation High School title two years in a row, while winning their final 49
consecutive games. While at Helix, Walton became the first and only high school player to ever make the USA Senior
Men’s National Basketball Team and play in the World Championship and/or Olympics.
Walton enrolled at UCLA in 1970. He played center for John Wooden's Varsity team for three seasons (1972-1974), after
a year with the freshman team in 1971. He was a member of two NCAA championship teams compiling an NCAA record
88 consecutive game winning streak.
Walton is a three-time recipient of the NCAA Player of the Year Award, 1972, '73 and '74. Walton is a 3 time All-American
College Player and winner of the Sullivan Award for the United States Best Amateur Athlete of 1973. He was named to
the Pacific 8 All-Conference first team 3 times and was conference player of the year for three consecutive years. At
UCLA Walton was a scholar-athlete who also earned Academic All-American honors three years in a row. He graduated
with honors with a B.A. in history. Walton also attended Stanford University Graduate School of Law in the early 1980's.
Walton's professional career began when he was the number one over all pick in the 1974 NBA Draft by the Portland
Trailblazers. He was a member of their championship team in 1977. Nine years later he earned another championship
title, this time with the Boston Celtics in 1986. He played with the Trailblazers 1974-1979, the San Diego Clippers 1979-
1984, the relocated Los Angeles Clippers in 1985 and The Boston Celtics 1985-1988.
Walton was the NBA's Most Valuable Player, 1978; all-NBA First Team, 1978; NBA All-Star Team, 1977 and 1978; NBA
Playoff's MVP, 1977; all-NBA second team, 1977; winner of the NBA Sixth Man Award, 1986. Walton is one of only four
players in the history of basketball to have won multiple NCAA and multiple NBA Championships. Walton is also the
second of only five players in the history of the NBA to lead the league in both blocked shots and rebounding in the same
In 2007, Walton was named one of the top 10 pundits in America by Forbes. That same year he was also named one of
the top 20 Business Athlete representatives by TSE Sports and Entertainment Group.
In 2009, Walton was named one of the top 50 sports broadcasters of all time by the American Sportscasters Association.
In June 21, 2001, Walton was named as the inaugural inductee into the Grateful Dead Hall of Honor, and signed
memorabilia is available. All proceeds go to benefit the Rex Foundation, the non-profit charitable organization founded by
members of the Grateful Dead and friends.
Walton and his older brother Bruce (UCLA 1973) are the only brother combination in history to have played in the Super
Bowl and to have won an NBA Championship.
Walton and his third son Luke are only the third father/son pairing to have ever won NBA Championships. They are also
the only father/son combination in history to have each won multiple NBA Championships.
Walton is active with many organizations and charities. A full list of his current pursuits can be found at
www.billwalton.com. His activities include his current role as the executive chairman of Connect SD Sport Innovators
(SDSI), a non-profit, business accelerating, trade organization that connects and drives the growth of Southern California's
vibrant sports economy by offering innovative programs and services for startups, mature companies and service
providers. SDSI offers mentoring, education and capital funding opportunities for start-ups; best practice collaboration,
access to new technology, and public policy advocacy for mature companies; as well as deal flow to our service providers
and the Southern California Investment Community. Walton is also a board member for the Junior Seau foundation. His is
author of Back from the Dead (March 2016).
Walton currently resides in his hometown of San Diego with his wife Lori. They are the proud parents of four sons: Adam,
Nathan, Luke and Chris, and the lucky grandparents of Olivia and Avery Rose.
Widely recognized as one of the best college football minds of his generation, Kirk Herbstreit has been an analyst on ESPN’s College GameDay remote college football studio show since August 1996, when he joined host Chris Fowler and co-analyst Lee Corso. He has been a game analyst on the Saturday Night Football series on ABC, broadcast television’s first weekly prime-time college football game, since the series debut in 2006. Herbstreit was a game analyst on the popular ESPN Thursday night college football series from 1999-2006. Herbstreit joined ESPN in September 1995 as a college football sideline analyst.
Herbstreit’s experience as a former standout Ohio State quarterback makes him an insightful and entertaining analysis. His talents were quickly noticed, as after just two seasons he was nominated for a 1997 Sports Emmy Award as television’s top studio analyst. In January 2004, Sporting News magazine ranked Herbstreit and fellow GameDay personalities Lee Corso and Chris Fowler as 2003’s “Most Powerful Media Personalities in Sports.”
Herbstreit is respected for his no-nonsense analysis and insightful perspective in his College GameDay and game analyst roles. He is also a frequent contributor to ESPN.com and ESPN The Magazine.
Herbstreit has been working as a co-host of a weekday drive-time show for The Fan SportsRadio 1460 in Columbus, Ohio, since 1993. He served as a radio sideline reporter for the Ohio State University Football Radio Network during the 1993 and ’94 seasons.
Herbstreit earned a degree in business administration in 1993 from the Ohio State University, where he was a four-year letterman with the Buckeyes as a quarterback (1989-92). As the starter and team captain during his senior season of 1992, he passed for nearly 2,000 yards in an option-oriented offense, guiding OSU to an 8-3-1 mark, second place in the Big Ten, a Florida Citrus Bowl appearance and a No. 18 final Associated Press ranking. For his efforts, he was named team MVP and most motivational player. Known for his quickness and scrambling skills, he had TD runs of 32 yards (Wisconsin) and 72 yards (Minnesota) as a junior. He was former Ohio State coach John Cooper’s first signee.
A Centerville, Ohio, native, Herbstreit was the Ohio Player of the Year as a senior for Centerville HS (10-0 as a junior), as well as a standout baseball player. His father, Jim, a former player and captain at Ohio State (1958-60) went on to serve as an assistant coach (1960-61 -- national champs in 1961) under the legendary Woody Hayes and also coached with Bo Schembechler at Miami (Ohio). Jim and Kirk are one of only two father-son tandems to each serve as captain of their Ohio State teams in the history of the program.
Alexa von Tobel is the founder and CEO of LearnVest.com, one of the leading destinations for financial advice on the web. In 2009, Alexa took a leave of absence from Harvard Business School to pursue her dream of spreading financial literacy. Since launching LearnVest, Alexa had raised over $72 million in financing from leading venture investors (including Accel Partners). In the five years since leaving business school, Alexa has built LearnVest into one of the most trusted personal finance and lifestyle sites. A passionate advocate for putting the “personal” back in “personal finance,” Alexa is an ideal lecturer for any organization or institution looking to educate its members, students, or employees on managing and maximizing their finances in today’s mobile, digital world.
In her book, Financially Fearless: The LearnVest Program for Taking Control of Your Money, Alexa brings LearnVest’s cutting-edge content, advice, and tools to readers everywhere. A celebrated keynote speaker, she has addressed audiences at companies like JP Morgan Chase, Google, Dell, and American Express, as well as at TedXWallStreet, Inc.’s GrowCo, and Harvard Business School. She has regular columns in Cosmo and Inc. Widely cited as one of America’s top young entrepreneurs, Alexa has been selected as one of Fortune’s Most Powerful Women Entrepreneurs and named “One of the Coolest Young Entrepreneurs” in Inc. Magazine’s 30 Under 30 feature. Alexa serves as an inaugural member of the Presidential Ambassadors for Global Entrepreneurship (PAGE). Alexa has also been included on Vanity Fair‘s 2011 Next Establishment list, Forbes’ “30 Under 30,” Marie Claire’s “18 Women Changing the World,” and was named a 2011 Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum.