Mile Square Health Center Leadership
Henry Taylor, MPA
President and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Taylor, a Chicago native, spent most of his formative years on the South Side. He was formerly educated via the Chicago Public Schools and received his Master's Degree in Public Administration from Roosevelt University. He has also completed Executive Management training at University of Pennsylvania Wharton School, UCLA, University of Kentucky, and Harvard. He has over 20 years of healthcare administrative experience in the private, nonprofit, Catholic, and public sectors. He is passionate about patients' rights to healthcare. He continues to advocate on a national and local level for the rights of individual patients and actively lobbies for increased access to healthcare for underserved families. He currently serves as Chairman of the Board for the Illinois Primary Health Care Association (IPHCA). In addition, he has served as past Chair of the National Association for Community Health Centers Task Force on Primary Care for Public Housing; a Member of the Board of Directors for CQuest America Inc.; past Board Member for the Chicago Children's Choir; and volunteer for the Boy Scouts of America. Mr. Taylor has been with Mile Square since 1998.
Ian Jasenof, MD, FACOG, MHA, CPE
Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Ian Jasenof was born and raised in Philadelphia. He completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana. He subsequently completed his medical degree at Rush Medical College and completed his residency in Obstetrics & Gynecology at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He has over 25 years' clinical experience. His healthcare leadership roles include Director of Undergraduate Medical Education; ex-officio member Board of Directors for Advocate Lutheran general Hospital and; various system wide leadership initiatives, including Quality Improvement, Peer Review, and Credentialing. Dr. Jasenof has extensive experience in the Federally Qualified Health Care (FQHC) arena, where he has served a site medical director. He brings these experiences to promote best practices for those communities at risk for poor health outcomes. His innovative leadership brings a team-based approach for improving health outcomes.
Timothy J. Stecker
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Timothy Stecker was born and raised in Wisconsin, and after living over 20 years in Denver, Colorado, moved back to the Midwest and joined Mile Square Health Center in March 2018. He completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and he and is a licensed CPA in the State of Colorado. With more than 20 years of healthcare financial leadership experience, Mr. Stecker has worked in multiple facets of the healthcare care continuum ranging from family practice, oncology and behavioral health to hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, and home health organizations.
Sodabeh (Sue) Etminan, DMD, MPH
Dr. Sodabeh Etminan is the dental director for Mile Square Health Center-South Shore. Dr. Etminan's clinical focus is on general dentistry and interdisciplinary care. Mile Square offers general dentistry care for the whole family, including extractions, crowns, and dentures. The clinic works closely with other UI Health providers to offer oral health services prior to transplant surgery and cancer treatment, in addition to co-treating dental needs that arise with other medical conditions.
Board of Directors
Mile Square is fortunate to be led by a thoughtful Board of Directors, more than half of whom are patients.
- Carl Malone, President
- Randall Harris, Vice-President
- John Bolden, Treasurer
- Mattie Williams, Secretary
- Daniel Cantrell
- Beverly Echols
- Clarence Long
- Jeanette Moore
- Edna Pearce
- Gloria Riley
- Denise Stroger
- Mae Ella Johnson
- Martha Valdez-Contreras
- Allison Gaiter