Nathaniel Savio Beers, MD, MPA, FAAP
President and Chief Executive Officer, The HSC Foundation
Nathaniel Beers is the President and CEO at The HSC Health Care System. He served as the Chief Operating Officer, Chief of Specialized Instruction, and Executive Director for Early Stages in the Office of Special Education in DC Public Schools since 2009. Nathaniel volunteers as a general and developmental behavioral pediatrician at Children’s National Medical Center, where he was the Medical Director of the Children’s Health Center at CNMC. Prior to joining DC Public Schools, he was the Deputy Director of Policy and Programs for the Community Health Administration of the DC Department of Health and the Title V Director for DC. He has served on the Mayor’s Advisory Committee on Child Welfare and the Children with Special Health Care Needs Advisory Board.
Nathaniel was a Past President of the DC Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He was also the Chair of the AAP National Committee on Membership. He serves on the Council of School Health for the AAP and serves in a variety of other roles for the AAP, both regionally and nationally.
Nathaniel completed his undergraduate education at the University of Rochester and his medical school education at George Washington University. Nathaniel remained in DC to complete his residency at Children’s National Medical Center. He completed the Anne Dyson Child Advocacy fellowship at Children’s Hospital of Boston and was the chief fellow for the Division of General Pediatrics. While in Boston, Nathaniel completed a Master’s in Public Administration at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University and was also the Medical Director of the Perkins School for the Blind.
Since his return to DC, Nathaniel has worked on many issues as they relate to children in DC. He was part of the executive committee and a founding member of the DC Partnership to Improve Children’s Healthcare Quality, a collaborative between the DC pediatric community and Medicaid. He was an active member of the Children’s Advocacy Roundtable, coordinated by DC Action for Children. He has served on a number of advisory committees relating to children and their health and education. He also led efforts to coordinate the first DC City-wide Childhood Obesity Summit. Nathaniel has done research on children with special needs and access to care issues and the interface between health and education systems.
Nathaniel is a DC native and graduate of the School Without Walls Senior High School. He is married to Lee Savio Beers, a pediatrician at Children’s National Medical Center, and has a daughter and a son. Both of whom attend DCPS.
Executive Vice President of Managed Care, The HSC Health Care System and Chief Executive Officer, HSCSN
Victor Fields is the Executive Vice President of Managed Care for The HSC Health Care System, and the Chief Executive Officer of Health Services for Children with Special Needs, Inc. (HSCSN). Victor joined The HSC Health Care System in August 2017 as Chief Financial Officer. He became CEO of HSCSN in September 2017 and is responsible for all day-to-day management decisions, and for implementing HSCSN’s long and short-term plans
Victor brings over 20 years of executive experience with a career focused on building teams and improving the operational and financial performance of organizations, including nearly a decade of managing organizations facing challenging and changing environments. Prior to joining The HSC Health Care System, Victor was the Chief Financial Officer of Cardinal Innovations, North Carolina’s largest managed-care Medicaid plan. During his tenure, he helped the organization deliver on its mission to improve healthcare and create operational efficiency. Victor had responsibility for all finance functions, including Medicaid managed care claims processing functions for ICD-10 compliance, as well as oversight of facilities and Cardinal Innovations’ Service Center. Victor was also charged with leading community engagement initiatives and championed Cardinal’s care management project.
Prior to joining Cardinal Innovations, Victor served as the Vice President of Administration and CFO for the Charlotte Observer, Raleigh News and Observer and the Rock Hill Herald. He began his accounting career as a CPA with Arthur Andersen in Miami and spent 11 years working with a variety of clients including state and local governmental entities. Victor helped his clients to succeed and he was valued for his financial acumen and ability to drive improvements.
Victor earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting from Florida A&M University. He previously served on the finance committee for Medicaid Health Plans of America and is a member of HFMA, AICPA and other professional organizations.
Eric B. Levey, MD
Chief Medical Officer, HSCSN
Malena Banks, MD
Chief Psychiatric Medical Officer, HSCSN
Vice President, Quality/Risk Management, HSCSN
Vice President, Care Management, HSCSN
Vice President, Provider Relations & Contracting, HSCSN