After obtaining her MBA in Healthcare Organizational Management from Texas Tech University, Amy Adams began her career as a Clinic Administrator for Concentra Medical Centers, the nation’s largest network of occupational medical centers. In 2002, Mrs. Adams was promoted to the Operations Manager position and oversaw the operations of five Concentra facilities. In 2003, Amy joined the Preferred Imaging team as Clinic Administrator for their largest facility. She served in this capacity for about a year, playing a key role in the day-to-day operations of the center and the development of the company’s policies and procedures. In 2004, she assisted with the development and start-up of the company's newest facility in Dallas and subsequently, transferred to that facility upon its opening. As the company expanded in January 2006, Mrs. Adams was promoted to Director of Operations, overseeing the company's six imaging centers. In this role, she was instrumental in the growth of the organization to include revamping the Clinic Administrators’ financial responsibilities, developing training programs for new employees, and the implementation of new policy and procedures.
With her strengths in organization and structure, Mrs. Adams used her past experience to assist in the start-up of new centers while maintaining the overall day-to-day operations of the company. Preferred Imaging continued its growth and in 2009, she was promoted to Vice President of Operations and appointed to the Executive Committee, where her focus became strategic planning and business expansion outside the medical imaging arena. Most recently, in January 2012, Mrs. Adams assumed the role of President of Preferred Medical Imaging and oversees this dynamic and growing organization that currently includes 20 medical imaging facilities in three states. She was also named President of the Texas Independent Diagnostic Testing Facilities Association during this time period. Her focus with this organization will be to provide information and legislative support for all independent diagnostic testing centers in Texas. She continues to exhibit a passion for patient care and an active interest in the betterment of the outpatient radiology industry.
Vice President of Marketing
Jason Richardson’s career began as a Licensed Account Executive with Allstate Insurance Company in Lubbock, Texas, where he was quickly promoted to Agency Director. In this position, Mr. Richardson was responsible for managing the highest revenue producing insurance agency in West Texas. After his career with Allstate, Mr. Richardson decided to make a change into the healthcare field. Mr. Richardson began working for Preferred Imaging in 2006 when he was hired as an Account Executive to help open the company’s fifth imaging facility in Plano. In this role, he was extremely successful in generating volume and developing relationships throughout the Plano territory. In 2008, Mr. Richardson was promoted to Director of Marketing, where he directed and supported the Company’s 10 imaging facilities across the DFW Metroplex. His responsibilities went from marketing for just one center to managing a team of 10 Account Executives and responsibility for overall volume at all Preferred Imaging centers.
Mr. Richardson's strong work ethic and natural ability to lead have been instrumental in the company's overall success. The marketing team continued to grow and thrive over the next five years, nearly doubling in size. In January 2012, he was promoted to Vice President of Marketing, overseeing 20 imaging facilities in three different states. While serving in this capacity, he plays a key role in territory development, new center acquisitions, and company marketing strategies. Mr. Richardson holds a Bachelor’s degree from Texas Tech and earned his MBA from the University of Dallas in the summer of 2012.
Vice President of Business Development
Upon graduating from Clemson University with a Bachelor of Science degree, Michael Luckey joined the Preferred Imaging team as an Account Executive for one of the Dallas centers. During his two and a half years in that capacity, he grew the center’s volume and increased profitability to previously unrealized levels. In 2008, Mr. Luckey was given the task of opening the company’s newest multi-modality facility in Grapevine, Texas. He was instrumental in the development process and the immediate success of that center. With his strengths in relationship-building, strategic planning, and financial management, he transitioned to a business development role where he headed up a number of projects for Preferred Imaging and its sister company, Select Pain Procedure Centers. These projects included the implementation of a company-wide online portal, the creation of a women’s imaging program, which focused on advanced imaging such as Breast MRI and PET Mammography, and the development of surgery centers across the state of Texas. During that time, he also played a key role in the company’s expansion into the Chicago and Wichita markets. In January of 2012, he was promoted to Director of Business Development. In this position, his focus is to grow the company and increase profitability through both startups and acquisitions.
Vice President of Operations
Marcus Quesenberry graduated from Abilene Christian University in 2001 with a Bachelor of Science degree. In 2002 he began a seven year career in the residential construction industry with two of the nation’s largest home builders. In October of 2008, Mr. Quesenberry started his career with Preferred Imaging as a Clinic Administrator for one of the largest multi-modality facilities in the company. In this role, he was successful in leading the center’s clinical and front office staff and staying within a fixed annual budget.
In 2010, Mr. Quesenberry was promoted to Director of Operations of an affiliate company, Select Pain Procedure Centers. In this capacity he oversaw the operations and financial responsibilities of nine centers in the DFW Metroplex and one center in Austin. With his leadership and organization, Mr. Quesenberry restructured the management within the surgery centers that resulted in a more efficient workplace for both employees and physicians.
In 2012 he received a Master’s in Healthcare Administration from Dallas Baptist University and was promoted to Vice President. He continued to oversee operations, support business development, and assist with marketing. In January of 2015, Marcus transferred back to the imaging division as the Vice President of Operations. He currently spends most of his time in clinic operations where he works closely with the radiologists and clinic administrators.