YOUR CURRENT COUNTY:
Barlon Lundgren, JD, CHPA, is the Chief Executive Officer of Health Care Partners of South Carolina located in Conway, SC. Barlon came to South Carolina via Georgia. Mr. Lundgren most recently served in a leadership role as interim chief executive officer, attempting to transition a private for-profit physician practice into a not-for profit corporate entity. HIs the goal was to establish a rural new start FQHC Look Alike, which derived from Georgia Association of Primary Health Care, Inc. (GAPHC), one of his primary clients from his consulting practice. For over a decade, Barlon was an executive leader in one of Georgia's largest CHCs in metropolitan Atlanta. His duties inlcuded directing six different departments. He was also responsible for legal matters; political and external affairs; business development and strategic alliances building; grants and program development; and outreach and marketing initiatives. Additionally, Mr. Lundgren has attained numerous professional certifications and credentials over the years.
Barlon, a Florida licensed attorney, has a diverse career that spans more than 25 years. Mr. Lundgren was born in France and grew up in over a dozen countries on three different continents. It was during his time in Central America when Barlon began being an advocate and champion for the less fortunate and underserved. Mr. Lundgren is native fluent in English, French and Spanish.