Chris McNamara, Senior Vice President of Operations
A graduate of the University of California, Santa Barbara, Ms. McNamara first worked at Sansum Clinic from 1972-74 in the credit department. After several years operating a private business, she rejoined Sansum Clinic serving as Director of Medical Records and as Director of the finance department from 1981 through 1988. Ms. McNamara then earned her Master's Degree in Public Health from the University of California, Los Angeles and worked for Monarch Health System in Santa Barbara from 1992 through 1995. She returned again to Sansum Clinic in 1995 as Director of Primary Care Services. Since that time Ms. McNamara has served in a number of roles including Director of Business Services, Director of Managed Care, and Director of IPA and Physician Services.