PAFFG FOUNDING MEMBERS
Andrew Baker PA-C, MBA: Andrew is the founder of PA 4 Finance, a financial advisory service provider dedicated specifically to PAs. He has completed his MBA in Healthcare Management and has held several PA leadership positions. Currently, Andrew works in a Dermatology practice in Lima Ohio splitting his clinical time between surgical and medical dermatology. He host a number of speaking engagements and has offers available on the AAPA website.
Wilson Liang, PA-C: Wilson is the co-founder of APP Finance Clinic. He created this company with the goal of reducing the stress and burnout associated with student loans and personal finances for physician assistants. He is a full-time hematology/oncology PA who completed a cancer care fellowship at Stanford. Wilson also has a passion for academia and serves as an adjunct assistant professor for Touro University, where he enjoys teaching the next generation of PA students.
Jordan Roberts, PA-C: Jordan G Roberts, PA-C is the co-founder and head of scientific content at Modern MedEd. Through his company, he helps connect clinicians with the tools to make the most of their career, including curated CME options and non-clinical or unique full-time and part-time career opportunities. He is involved in medical writing, entrepreneurship, and is the chair of the CME committee of the
Illinois Academy of PAs. He is a recovering neurosurgery PA andoccasionally can be found clinically working in outpatient psychiatry.
Nicole Joy, PA-C, MBA:
Nicole Joy, a 2019 MBA graduate at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, has over 18 years of physician assistant experience and seven years healthcare management experience, specializing in operations with an emphasis on patient experience, compliance, efficiencies, and throughput. Nicole is the Senior Client Operations Manager at QuadMed, an employer onsite health and wellness center. Nicole is responsible for both the operations and client accounts in 19 clinics in 17 states nationwide, and oversees a team of four health center managers, thirty-two advanced practice providers and physicians. Previously, Nicole served as Assistant Medical Director of emergency medicine at two facilities outside of St. Louis with a combined patient volume of 90,000 visits per year where she managed a team of 60 physicians and advanced practice providers. Nicole also serves as adjunct faculty at Marquette University's Physician Assistant Program, shaping the next generation of healthcare providers in this ever-changing healthcare climate. Additionally, Nicole is an active member of the American College of Healthcare Executives, American Academy of Physician Assistants, and City of Franklin's Health Department's Mass Clinic Plan.
Jeff Coffman, PA-C: Jeff is the President and founder of CME Procedures, LLC, a medical education company that is accredited by the ACCME and AANP. Jeff works full time in a management role for a large Emergency Medicine group in Central Ohio and teaches at multiple schools. At Ohio University, Jeff teaches Professional Development and Leadership/Management courses for Physician Assistant students. As an entrepreneur, he has also started EM Medical Consultants (EM Med Con) and multiple non-medical small businesses.