Robert R. Clark, MS, FACHE

Robert R. Clark, MS, FACHE

  • Chief Government Affairs Officer

Professional and Community Involvement

  • Board Certified in Healthcare Management and a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE)
  • Board Member, Memphis Riverfront Development Corp. 2014-present
  • Tennessee Hospital Association, Member Government Affairs Committee 2004-present; Chairman of Memphis District 2018-present
  • Association of American Cancer Institutes, Member Government Affairs Committee 2015-present
  • Greater Memphis Chamber of Commerce, Member Gov’t Affairs Review Committee 2006-present
  • University of Memphis Master’s of Health Administration Advisory Committee, 2008-present
  • Board Member, Memphis Rotary Club 2010-2014; Membership Chair 2011-2012
  • Board Member, Evergreen Historic District Association 2003-2017; President 2012-2016; Treasurer 2005-2008; First V.P. 2011-2012
  • Board Member, Downtown Memphis YMCA 2006-2010 (Treasurer 2008-2010)
  • Board Member, North Memphis Community Development Corporation 2008-2010 (Chairman ’09)
  • Board Member, Coalition for a Better Memphis 2008-2011
  • Board Member, Tennessee Lobbyist Association 2011-2014
  • Tennessee Cancer Coalition, Co-Chairman, 2009-2011
  • Children’s Hospitals Association Federal Advocacy Advisory Group, 2007-2012
  • CDC Comprehensive Cancer Control National Technical Assistance Workgroup member 2011
  • NCI Comprehensive Cancer Control Leadership Institute, Invited Participant 2010, 2009, 2006
  • Mid-South Health Care Executives Group, President 2005 - 2006
  • Leadership Memphis Graduating Class of 2004
  • Leadership DeSoto Graduating Class of 1999; Board Member 2001
  • DeSoto Health & Wellness Center Board Member and Secretary 2002-2006
  • National BioImaging Symposium 2004 Program Committee
  • Competent Toastmaster, Toastmasters International
  • Past Member, Hernando Mississippi Rotary Club; President 2000-2001
  • Past Chairman, West Tennessee Ankylosing Spondylitis Association
  • Past President, North Central Mississippi Chapter of American Diabetes Association
  • Past Board Member, Family Services of the Mid-South, Inc.
  • Past Volunteer, Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Memphis


MS - Health Care Administration, University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS (1986)
BS - Liberal Arts, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL (1983)

Selected Publications

Lindahl R, Clark R, Evces S. Histochemical Localization of Aldehyde Dehydrogenase During Rat Hepatocarcinogenesis. Cancer Research 43:5972-5977, 1983.

Last update: March 2018