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Wesley Millican is an acknowledged expert in completing complex faculty and executive leadership initiatives across academic medicine. He possesses a longstanding passion for career development of all young physicians...
Wesley D. Millican, MBA

CEO and Physician Talent Officer

Wesley D. Millican, MBA, is CEO and Physician Talent Officer of CareerPhysician Advisors, LP, and CareerPhysician, LLC, providers of comprehensive talent solutions for academic children’s hospitals, colleges of medicine and academic medical centers across the nation. Mr. Millican is an acknowledged expert in completing complex faculty and executive leadership initiatives across academic medicine. He possesses a longstanding passion for career development of all young physicians and serves as a go to career resource for training program directors and their residents and fellows. Most recently, Mr. Millican held the role of SVP and Physician Talent Officer for OU Medicine. He joined OU Medicine to lead the development of a cutting-edge academic faculty leadership talent platform. Previously, he was Founder and Chief Executive Officer of MillicanSolutions, Inc., for 17 years. The firm was a leading executive search and consulting firm, recognized nationally for its success in strategic leadership initiatives for academic medical centers and colleges of medicine prior to its acquisition by AMN Healthcare in 2015. He served as Vice President of Physician Services at Physician Reliance Network (now U.S. Oncology).
Mr. Millican has long been viewed as an expert in leadership initiatives specific to child health and the academic medical center. He has a total of 28 years of experience in search execution and has completed more than 450 complex faculty and faculty leadership assignments while keeping focus on his professional passions of student education, faculty conflict resolution, retention and succession. Additionally, and in continuing his commitment to the “future of medicine”, Mr. Millican still speaks nationally at residency and fellowship programs. His Launch Your Career ® Series is a proven resource for today’s residents and fellows and has served as a go to resource for program directors over the last 15 years.
Mr. Millican holds an MBA degree, with focus in negotiation strategy and organizational behavior from the Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University and BBA degrees in both Marketing and Management from Texas A&M University. He has been the recipient of the National Institute for Physician Recruitment’s National Honors for Comprehensive Campaign Plans and Strategies and ACMS’s Physician Relations Executive of the Year award. Recognized as a recruiting industry expert, Millican has been published in the Wall Street Journal and was a contributor to Get Paid What You’re Worth, a book by Robin L. Pinkley, focusing on compensation and salary negotiations.
Mr. Millican serves on the Executive Committee of the McFerrin Center for Entrepreneurship, a subsidiary of the Mays Business School at Texas A&M University, and the Board of the Texas Methodist Foundation and its Institute for Congregational & Clergy Effectiveness.

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Marcel Barbey is recognized nationally for his specialization and expertise in recruiting academic physicians and faculty leaders for complex medical schools, academic medical centers, academic children’s hospitals...
Marcel Barbey

Vice President, CareerPhysician, LLC

Marcel Barbey serves as Vice President for CareerPhysician, LLC. He is recognized nationally for his specialization and expertise in recruiting academic physicians and faculty leaders for complex medical schools, academic medical centers, academic children’s hospitals and integrated healthcare systems. Prior to CareerPhysician, Mr. Barbey served as Vice President for MillicanSolutions, Inc., that was acquired by AMN Healthcare in 2015. At AMN, he served as Vice President in the Executive and Physician Practice of AMN Leadership Solutions. Mr. Barbey brings an unparalleled customer-centric focus to all of the executive and faculty searches which he manages, yet his strongest focus and one at which he has demonstrated success over the past 20-years is his ability to fulfill medical staff needs. Melding a facility’s senior team with key physician staff – and the downstream effect of how those physicians interact with their teams – can oftentimes spell a facility’s success or failure. Mr. Barbey has established strong partnerships with physician candidates and clients, assessing a facility’s culture to skillfully make candidate-client matches that will endure.
Mr. Barbey has been recruiting physicians and providing healthcare staffing consultative services since 1999. He has expertise in working with stakeholders throughout an organization to achieve alignment on staffing goals and in the all-important contract negotiation phase of executive search.
Mr. Barbey earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Recreation, Tourism and Sports from the University of Alberta.

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Sarah Godley is an innovative leader with close to twenty years of experience in the healthcare industry, primarily in pediatrics. Sarah has been recognized for leadership...
Sarah Godley

Vice President, CareerPhysician, LLC

Sarah Godley is an innovative leader with close to twenty years of experience in the healthcare industry, primarily in pediatrics. Sarah has been recognized for leadership and strategic partnership working with hospitals, physician practice groups and healthcare nonprofits. Prior to CareerPhysician, Sarah spent five years leading Godley Consulting, where she specialized in strategic program development, new business development and stakeholder engagement strategies, primarily working on the partnerships between hospitals and physicians. Godley Consulting successfully partnered with hospital and nonprofit clients bringing strategic priorities to life through new program development and execution. Before launching Godley Consulting, Sarah served in a number of leadership roles at Children’s Hospital Colorado and at the Center for Improving Value in Health Care in Denver.

Sarah is recognized as a creative problem solver with the unique ability to gain alignment across a wide variety of stake holder groups while meeting priorities and achieving success. She is exceptional at fostering connection and inspiring teams toward a common goal. Sarah is known for her authenticity as a dynamic team player who is committed to building strong relationships with her colleagues and clients. She is recognized for her ability to take on complex challenges and achieve measurable results. As a childhood cancer survivor, Sarah is passionate about the delivery of pediatric medicine and the critical importance of strong leadership in pediatrics.

Sarah earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Studies from the University of Kansas and Master’s in Health Administration from Regis University. When she is not busy with CareerPhysician’s search and advisory engagements she loves spending time with her family in the beautiful Colorado wilderness.

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Mark Lozano is recognized nationally for his specialization and expertise in consulting with academic leadership...
Mark Lozano

Vice President, CareerPhysician, LLC

Mark Lozano serves as Vice President for CareerPhysician, LLC. Mr. Lozano is recognized nationally for his specialization and expertise in consulting with academic leadership and search committees and executing executive and faculty recruitment projects for complex medical schools, academic medical centers, academic children’s hospitals and integrated healthcare systems. Prior to CareerPhysician, Mr. Lozano served as Vice President for the third largest retained physician recruitment firm in the country. During his twelve-year tenure, his role included developing recruitment strategies, executing marketing campaigns, contract negotiating, mentoring junior team members and leading two divisions. Mr. Lozano’s decision to join CareerPhysician is was driven by the opportunity work alongside a dynamic group pf consultant and focus his career on impacting the lives of patients through the success and growth of academic medical centers by executing on critical search projects integral to service line expansion, access to care and innovation in treatment.

Mr. Lozano prides himself on establishing strong partnerships with physician candidates and clients, assessing a facility’s culture to skillfully make candidate-client matches that will endure.

Mr. Lozano has been involved in physician recruitment and healthcare consulting since 2005. He has developed a passion for making a difference in the lives of patients by providing a candid perspective to clients and candidates to ensure there is clarity on expectations and objectives in each candidate/client engagement.

Mr. Lozano earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Arts from Texas Tech University.

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Mendy King plays an integral role in the search and consulting process. She is responsible for target identification, strategic market research, database development, client coordination and overall search execution.
Mendy King

Director, CareerPhysician LLC

Mendy King serves as Director at CareerPhysician, LLC. Prior to CareerPhysician, she served as Assistant Director, Accounting and Database Management for MillicanSolutions, Inc., that was acquired by AMN Healthcare in 2015. At AMN, she served as an Associate Operations Manager in the Executive and Physician Practice of AMN Leadership Solutions.

In addition to providing executive support as well as data and office management, Mrs. King plays an integral role in the search and consulting process where she is responsible for target identification, strategic market research, database development, client coordination and overall search execution.

Prior to her career in executive search, Mrs. King was in the Real Estate industry where she was a relocation agent and property manager.

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We are committed to empowering physicians, their academic colleagues and partner institutions to make keen decisions at every stage in leadership development and executive talent acquisition.

For additional information about CareerPhysician and its offerings, please contact:

Wesley D. Millican, MBA
CEO and Physician Talent Officer
CareerPhysician, LLC

Sarah Godley
Vice President, Advisory Services
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