Gary C. Cooper
Gary Cooper is the founder and Executive Chairman of Palmetto Infusion Services, LLC. Gary graduated from Wofford College with a BS in Economics and went on to acquire his Masters of Health Care Administration from the University of South Carolina. He has dedicated twenty-four years of service and leadership to the health care industry as an entrepreneur across a number of different businesses. Gary’s commitment to the industry and servant leadership has ensured that the employees, patients, and communities served by his companies have benefitted from his stewardship.
Gary’s business philosophy has created the foundation for the success of Palmetto Infusion, which will be further enhanced with its new partner, Carousel Capital. The partnership will bring sophisticated human and financial capital to the table, creating an enviable combination of resources for employees, patients, and the company.
Gary was blessed to have learned his business philosophy from his late father, Charles F. Cooper, who had an indelible impact on his family and his community. Following in his father’s footsteps, serving others has been, and continues to be, the cornerstone of Gary’s personal and professional life.
Gary and his wife Kelly reside in Pawleys Island, SC and are the parents of four beautiful children – Gracyn, Clemons, Marshall, and Sutton.
Chief Executive Officer
David is a CPA as well as a graduate of Bob Jones University. David has many years of experience in managing financial operations over a spectrum of businesses. At Canal Industries, he managed the centralized accounts payable function for the forest service provider with 450 employees and $400 million in revenues. He also supervised a staff of six employees that performed the following functions: cash management and reporting, 1099 reporting, managed land accounting, and support to external audit requirements. David joined the Winyah team in 2002 and has been an integral part of the operation and eventual disposal of a number of the Winyah family’s former businesses, including the home health, infusion, institutional pharmacy, and durable medical equipment businesses. Most recently he served as Chief Financial Officer of Winyah Community Hospice Care, Inc., a $20 million company with 13 locations in two states.
Chief Financial Officer
Anne Rivenbark joined Palmetto Infusion in April of 2017. In her role, Ms. Rivenbark is responsible for all financial functions for Palmetto Infusion along with overseeing Procurement, Payer Contracting, and IT. She has over 25 years of experience in both the financial and operational aspects of healthcare in post-acute care settings. Prior to coming to Palmetto Infusion her positions included VP of Finance for a national consulting group focusing on financial and revenue cycle management engagements, Chief Financial Officer for a multisite home health agency, Chief Financial Officer/Chief Operating Officer of a multistate hospice organization and various Area and Regional Vice President of Operations positions for home health. Ms. Rivenbark is a magna cum laude graduate of Barton College with a BS Degree in Accounting and is a licensed CPA.
Chief Operating Officer
Matt Angell joined Palmetto Infusion in November of 2018 and has more than 25 years of healthcare industry experience with a strong emphasis in Specialty and Infusion Pharmacy. A graduate of the University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy, he has been a key member of several entrepreneurial companies experiencing exponential growth in short periods of time. Most recently he was a founder of AcariaHealth and served as the company’s Chief Operating Officer. During his tenure, Angell helped grow this single startup pharmacy based in Houston, Texas into a significant company serving patients in all 50 states with over 800 employees across the US.
Chief Sales & Marketing Officer
Jeremy Bunch (better known as JB) is from Greensboro, NC and brings more than 20 years of healthcare industry experience to our team. JB has a strong foundation in biotech and pharmaceutical leadership, and was formerly employed as Regional Business Director of the Mid-Atlantic with Adamas Pharmaceuticals and Regional Business Director of the Carolinas with Sanofi Genzyme. At these companies, he launched an orphan drug for Parkinson’s Disease, Gocovri, and two transformative MS therapies, Aubagio and Lemtrad. JB has also served as Executive Neurology Sales Specialist and Regional Sales Manager with Teva Pharmaceuticals, and Specialty Representative roles at Pfizer.
A graduate of the University of Tulsa, JB earned a Bachelor of Arts in Communication and a minor in Marketing. He received a full athletic scholarship to play football and received numerous awards including All-Independent Free Safety, All-South Free Safety, All WAC Free Safety, and Team Captain.
In his position as Chief Sales and Marketing Officer, JB is responsible for the achievement of company-wide net revenue and profit objectives. He leads all general sales activity and communications, branding, and marketing efforts for the company.