MSSC President

Dr. Knight

Dr. Knight

Denis Knight, DO is a family physician with Wichita Family Medicine Specialists. He is board certified in family medicine with the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians. Dr. Knight graduated from the University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kansas City and did his internship at Riverside Hospital in Wichita before entering private practice in 1988. He has served as a clinical assistant professor of family medicine for the KUSM-W and the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences. Dr. Knight is vice chairman of the board of trustees for Friends University. He and his wife, Ginna, have six children. They like to travel with their youngest, Acacia, 8, especially anywhere with a beach, and he enjoys playing tennis and golf.

 

MSSC Board of Directors

  • Jed Delmore, MD President Elect
  • Patricia Wyatt-Harris, MD Secretary
  • John Lohnes, Jr. – MD Treasurer
  • Estephan Zayat, MD Immediate Past President
  • Theresa Cusick, MD
  • Jeffrey S. Davis, MD
  • John Flesher, MD
  • Tana Goering, MD
  • Brooke Grizzell, MD
  • Larry Hund, MD
  • Zachary Kuhlmann, DO
  • Thomas Moore, MD
  • Krista Shackelford, MD

MSSC Executive Director

Phillip Brownlee became the MSSC executive director in May 2017. He worked for 21 years at The Wichita Eagle, including 16 years as editorial page editor. During his tenure at The Eagle, Phillip and the editorial board won numerous journalism awards, including the Kansas Public Health Association service award. Phillip also worked previously as a certified public accountant in Dallas and as public information director. He earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting and business administration from Sterling College and a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Kansas. Phillip and his wife, Laila, have two grown children.

Phillip Brownlee

Phillip Brownlee

 

MSSC Organizational Chart

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