Management

Joseph C. Mello
Chief Operating Officer, DaVita Medical Group
Joseph C. Mello became our chief operating officer, DaVita Medical Group, in January 2015. From April 2012 to April 2014, Mr. Mello served on the Board of CapitalSource Inc., a commercial lender, Mr. Mello previously served as our chief operating officer — emeritus from January 2009 to December
Joel Ackerman
Joel Ackerman
Chief Financial Officer, DaVita Inc.
Joel Ackerman became our chief financial officer in March 2017. Prior to joining us, Mr. Ackerman was the chief executive officer of Champions Oncology, Inc., a company engaged in the development of advanced technology solutions and services to personalize the development and use of oncology drugs,
James K. Hilger
James K. Hilger
Chief Accounting Officer, DaVita Inc.
James K. Hilger serves as our chief accounting officer, a position he has held since April 2010. Prior to April 2010, Mr. Hilger served as our vice president and controller since May 2006, after having served as our vice president, finance beginning in September 2005. Mr.
Kathleen A. Waters
Kathleen A. Waters
Chief Legal Officer, DaVita Inc.
Kathleen A. Waters became our chief legal officer in May 2016. Prior to joining the Company, Ms. Waters was senior vice president, general counsel and secretary of Health Net, Inc., a publicly traded managed care organization from April 2015 to March 2016.
James O. Hearty
James O. Hearty
Chief Compliance Officer, DaVita Inc.
James O. Hearty became our chief compliance officer in March 2018. From September 2015 to March 2018, he served as our senior vice president and chief compliance officer-kidney care, and, prior to that, from February 2012 to August 2015, he served as vice president, associate general counsel.

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Jim Gustafson

Vice President, Investor Relations DaVita Inc.

601 Hawaii StreetEl Segundo, CA 90245

Phone:  (310) 536-2585