Board of Directors


Richard Jennett, MD   Richard B. Jennett, M.D., F.A.C.P., President/CEO
Dr. Jennett is president of JCMG and a practicing gastroenterologist. A founding member of JCMG, he devotes one-half of his time to the medical management and operations of the clinic. He is an important part of the physician merger and managed care negotiations.
  • Internship and residency: Washington University, St. Louis, MO
  • Medical school: University of Nebraska Medicine Center
  • Board certified in gastroenterology by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

Reese Thompson, M.D., Vice-President



Reese Thompson, M.D., Vice-President
Dr. Thompson is vice-president of JCMG and a practicing otolaryngologist. He joined JCMG in 1997. Dr. Thompson provides leadership in management operations.

  • Residency: Los Angeles County/USC Medical Center and Royal Liverpool Hospital/University of Liverpool
  • Medical School: Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Wake Forest University



Chandra Prasad, MD   Chandra Prasad, M.D., Treasurer
Dr. Prasad is treasurer of JCMG and a general surgeon with JCMG Surgical Specialists as well as the JCMG Laser & Vein Center. He joined JCMG in 1998 and has been a board member for five years. 
  • Residency: St. Louis University 
  • Medical school: Washington University, St. Louis, MO



Michael Steenbergen, M.D., Secretary   Michael Steenbergen, M.D., Secretary
Dr. Steenbergen is secretary of JCMG and a practicing family medicine physician. He joined JCMG in August 1996. Dr. Steenbergen serves on several JCMG committees.
  • Residency: Trinity Lutheran Hospital-Kansas City, MO
  • Medical school: University of Missouri Kansas City.


 Board Members

  • Thomas Folz, M.D.
  • Jeffrey Patrick, M.D.
  • George Carr, M.D.
  • Alan Rauba, M.D.
  • Thomas Schneider, M.D.
  • Michael Snyder, M.D.