SPAC Members

The SPAC was established in 1980 by the passage of the Alabama Perinatal Act (22-12A-4). Its purpose is to advise Alabama's state health officer in the planning, organization and evaluation of the state's perinatal program. The following is a list of meeting dates and current SPAC members.

2017 SPAC Meetings

March 10, 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm, Face to Face

June 15, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm, Video Conference

September 22, 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm, Face to Face

December 7, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm, Video Conference

2016-2018 Officers

Chair: Lindy Winter, M.D.

Vice-Chair: Guy Middleton, M.D.

Secretary: Grace Thomas, M.D., F.A.C.O.G.

Region I

Laura Thompson, R.N.
Huntsville

Eileen Dover, R.N., C.N.M.
Huntsville

Region II

James Leeper, Ph.D.
Tuscaloosa

Catherine A. Skinner, M.D.
Tuscaloosa

Region III

Glenda Dickerson, R.N., M.S.N., I.B.C.L.C.
Birmingham

Donna Dunn, R.N., M.S.N., C.N.M., N.P.
Birmingham

Region IV

James J. Walker, M.D.
Brewton

Marsha Raulerson, M.D.
Brewton

Region V

Martha Jinright, M.B.A.
Montgomery

Glenda L. Smith, Ph.D., R.N.C., N.N.P.-B.C., P.N.P.-B.C., M.Div.
Montgomery

Alabama At-Large Members

Alabama Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
Dee Anne S. Jackson, M.D. 
Birmingham

Alabama Chapter, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
Lynda Gilliam, M.D.
Decatur

Alabama Academy Family of Physicians (AAFP)
Michael Swearingen, M.D.
Sylacauga

Alabama Early Intervention System
Betsy Prince, M.A.
Montgomery

Alabama Medicaid Agency
Robert Moon, M.D.
Montgomery

March of Dimes
(North and South Chapters)
Barbara Hankins, L.S.W.
Tuscaloosa

State Committee of Public Health (SCPH)
Guy Middleton, M.D.
Dothan

University of Alabama at Birmingham
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vacant

University of Alabama at Birmingham
Division of Neonatology
Lindy Winter, M.D.
Birmingham

University of South Alabama
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Susan Baker, M.D.
Mobile

University of South Alabama
Division of Neonatology
Richard M. Whitehurst, Jr., M.D.
Mobile

Alabama Department of Human Resources
Harold Brown
Montgomery

Alabama Department of Mental Health
Natasha Marvin, B.S., M.S.
Montgomery

Alabama Department of Public Health
Grace Thomas, M.D., F.A.C.O.G. 

Alabama Department of Public Health
Janice M. Smiley, M.S.N., R.N.

Alabama Department of Public Health
Amy R. Stratton, B.S.N., R.N., C.L.C.


Page last updated: April 14, 2017