Texas Ambulatory Surgery Center Society
Board of Directors


susan cheek

Susan Cheek, C.P.A., C.H.C.C., C.A.S.C., President

Administrator, Dallas Endoscopy Center; IV Anesthesia Services, PLLC;
CEO, Creative Empowering Solutions, LLC

Susan Cheek has served as the Administrator of the Dallas Endoscopy Center and IV Anesthesia Services since 2006.Susan is a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Healthcare Compliance Consultant and Certified Administrator Surgery Center.
A graduate of Texas A&M University with a B.B.A. in Accounting, Susan also serves on the Texas ASC Society and Ambulatory Surgery Center Association PAC Committees.

dallas freyer

Dallas Freyer, R.N., C.A.S.C., Vice President

Administrator, Corpus Christi Outpatient Surgery;
Surgicare of Corpus Christi - United Surgical Partners International

Dallas Freyer has served as the Administrator of Corpus Christi Outpatient Surgery since 2004 and also serves as the Administrator of Surgicare of Corpus Christi. Dallas is a Registered Nurse and Certified Administrator Surgery Center.

A graduate of Del Mar College Registered Nursing program Dallas also serves on the Texas ASC Society Programs & Education committee as well as a board member on the Texas Ambulatory Surgery Center PAC.

Michael Yeary, CPA

VP, Development, United Surgical Partner International

Michael Yeary has served as Vice President of Development for United Surgical Partners International since 2004. Prior to that time he served as Chief Restructuring officer for Physicians Resource Group (PRG) a NYSE Company and PROMEDCO a NASDQ Company from 2000 to 2004. From February 1996 until 2000, Mr. Yeary held several positions with PRG including Regional Vice President, Interim Accounting Manager, President and Board Member. From 1989 to February 1996, he was the Chief Financial Officer for an Ophthalmic Group in Houston, Texas. From 1981 to 1989, Mr. Yeary served as the Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer for a commercial real estate development and investment company with operations in industries related to commercial real estate, manufacturing and oil and gas.
Previously, Mr. Yeary served in a variety of capacities in retail and public accounting with Deloitte and Touche, LLP. Mr. Yeary is a Certified Public Accountant and received his B.B.A. in Accounting from Lamar University. He was also a Director of a National Bank.

jay yepuri

Jay Yepuri, M.D., Past President

Partner, Digestive Health Associate of Texas



  Board of Directors

Cheryl Garmon, R.N., M.S.N., C.A.S.C.
Director, Heaton Laser & Surgery Center 
Heaton Eye Associates


Kimberley Persley, M.D.

Partner, Dallas Endoscopy Center;
Texas Digestive Disease Consultants

Bill Ritter,
General Partner, East Loop Surgery Center

James McClung

Nurse Administrator at the Center for Specialty Surgery of Austin
ASCA PAC Executive Board 


Paul Dobbelhoff

Surgical Information Systems, Regional Vice President ASC Sales



Executive Director:

Krista R. DuRapau




Eric Woomer



Eric Wright