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John anthony bardis

John Anthony Bardis

Health and Human Services (joined: March 15, 2017)

Assistant Secretary for Administration | $179,700 | Financial Disclosure »

Bio, via Department of Health and Human Services:

Mr. Bardis founded Hire Heroes U.S.A in 2006. Hire Heroes has grown to be the largest and most successful non-profit veteran employment and training organization in the United States. Hire Heroes achieved over 6,000 confirmed hires, representing a 45% conversion rate from “helped” to “hired” in 2016. As a result of their proven success and transparency, HHUSA has been recognized as best-in-class by the Call of Duty Endowment, the George W. Bush Institute, the USO and several additional impactful organizations. Hires for the month of January 2017 exceeded 700 veterans. In 1999 John Bardis founded MedAssets (NASDAQ: MDAS), one of the leading healthcare financial performance improvement companies in the United States, serving four out of every five hospitals and over 100,000 healthcare providers. He served for 15 years as its chairman, president and chief executive officer and as chairman and chief executive officer until he retired in 2015. As a result of Bardis’ distinguished leadership as MedAssets’ chief executive, he is nationally recognized as an influential leader in the healthcare industry and healthcare technology sector. Bardis was recognized by Modern Healthcare as one of the “Top 100 Most Influential Leaders in Healthcare” for four consecutive years (2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014). In 2012, Bardis received recognition from Ernst & Young as the Technology Entrepreneur of the Year in the Southeast. From 1992 to 1997 Bardis was president and chief executive officer of TheraTx (NASDAQ: THTX), a leading operator of skilled nursing facilities and provider of rehabilitation services. In 1995, in recognition of his successful leadership at TheraTx, Bardis was named Entrepreneur of the Year by INC. Magazine. The publication further named TheraTx as the second fastest growing public company in America, growing from $15 million to over $500 million in revenue in five years. In 1995 Bardis was honored by Ernst & Young as Healthcare Entrepreneur of the Year, Southeast National Finalist. From 1987 to 1992 Bardis was at Kinetic Concepts (NASDAQ: KCI), the nation's largest specialty bed and medical equipment rental company, where he served as president at the time of his departure in 1992. From 1984 to 1987, Bardis was vice president of the Baxter Operating Room Division and general manager of the Eastern Zone at Baxter International (NASDAQ: BAX). Prior to that, Bardis was at American Hospital Supply. Mr. Bardis has served on several boards. He is the now retired founder and chairman of Hire Heroes USA, the nation’s largest veteran job placement organization. In 2015 he was appointed to the Strategic Planning Committee of the board of Scripps Health in San Diego, CA, and to the Board of Advisors of Jackson Healthcare in Alpharetta, GA. In 2011 Mr. Bardis was appointed to the board of the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). In 2012 USADA investigated and later suspended Lance Armstrong for his use of banned substances dating back to 1996. In 2008 Bardis served as Team Leader of the U.S. Olympic Wrestling Team, and was Team Leader in 2007 of the U.S. Greco-Roman Wrestling Team for the 2007 World Championships where Team USA won the world team for the first time in wrestling history. In 2012 Bardis served as a member of the distinguished Committee to Protect Olympic Wrestling (CPOW). In 2013 he was inducted into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame as an Outstanding American. He served for 12 years on the Board of USA Wrestling (1995 to 2011). Bardis served on the Board of Advisors of the Eller College of Management at the University of Arizona. He served on the Board of Directors of the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce for 2014 and 2015. Mr. Bardis holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business from the University of Arizona. Bardis is a frequent presenter at healthcare conferences and meetings and has made live appearances on several occasions on the CNBC, Bloomberg and Fox Business networks. He has published a variety of healthcare related articles in national publications including articles in Forbes, Market Watch, Institutional Investor and Investor’s Business Daily.

Former Positions Outside Government

Former Compensation Sources

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Employment Assets

Description Value Income
United States Anti Doping Agency $10,000
MedAssets, Inc., stock options (value not readily ascertainable): MedAssets was sold in February, 2016. The stock options received were vested before that date and in a number of cases, held as owned shares. The liquidation of those shares resulted in cash and later investing that cash into stocks, bonds, and other investments. The company no longer exists under the name MedAssets and all options and shares have been liquidated. None (or less than $1,001) Over $5,000,000
MedAssets, Inc., restricted stock units (liquidated) None (or less than $1,001) $8,500,000
MedAssets, Inc., stock appreciation rights (value not readily ascertainable): I received stock appreciation rights which fully vested out in February, 2016. They have since been fully liquidated None (or less than $1,001) $6,000,000
MedAssets, Inc.(stock) (fully liquidated) None (or less than $1,001) Over $5,000,000
Jackson Healthcare (Healthcare medical staffing) $80,000
HHAeXchange, restricted stock units $500,001 - $1,000,000 None (or less than $201)
Vizient, Inc. (Group purchasing for healthcare providers) $379,162
MedAssets, Inc. $650,000
nThrive (Hospital revenue cycle services) $270,830
JB Health Solutions LLC (sole proprietorship consulting company) $500,001 - $1,000,000 None (or less than $201)

Other Income/Assets

Description Value Income
Morgan Stanley Brokerage Account
Altria Group Inc $1,000,001 - $5,000,000 $100,001 - $1,000,000
Apple Inc. $250,001 - $500,000 $5,001 - $15,000
Boeing Co $500,001 - $1,000,000 $15,001 - $50,000
Philip Morris International $500,001 - $1,000,000 $15,001 - $50,000
Reynolds American Tobacco $1,000,001 - $5,000,000 $50,001 - $100,000
Verizon Communications Inc $500,001 - $1,000,000 $15,001 - $50,000
Blackrock International Growth & Income Fund (BGY) $250,001 - $500,000 $15,001 - $50,000
Eaton-Vance Tax-Managed Global Diversified Equity Income Fund (EXG) $500,001 - $1,000,000 $50,001 - $100,000
Eaton-Vance Tax-Managed Diversified Equity Income Fund (ETY) $500,001 - $1,000,000 $50,001 - $100,000
AAPL (Apple) Income Structured Note (mat. 5/4/18) $1,000,001 - $5,000,000 $50,001 - $100,000
BX (Blackstone) Income Structured Note (mat. 7/13/18) $250,001 - $500,000 $15,001 - $50,000
DIS (Disney) Step-up Income Structured Note (mat. 12/7/18) $500,001 - $1,000,000 $15,001 - $50,000
R2K (Russell 2000) Income Structured Note (mat. 1/28/28) $1,000,001 - $5,000,000 $50,001 - $100,000
SPX/R2K/SX5E (S&P500, Russell2000, & Eurostoxx50) Structured Note (mat. 10/25/18) $500,001 - $1,000,000 $15,001 - $50,000
SPX/R2K/SX5E (S&P500, Russell2000, & Eurostoxx50) Structured Note (mat. 12/5/18) $1,000,001 - $5,000,000 $100,001 - $1,000,000
SPX/R2K/SX5E (S&P500, Russell2000, & Eurostoxx50) Structured Note (mat. 12/13/18) $500,001 - $1,000,000 $15,001 - $50,000
SPX/R2K/SX5E (S&P500, Russell2000, & Eurostoxx50) Structured Note (mat. 12/20/18) $500,001 - $1,000,000 $15,001 - $50,000
SPX/R2K/SX5E (S&P500, Russell200, & Eurostoxx50) Structured Note (mat. 8/5/19) $1,000,001 - $5,000,000 $50,001 - $100,000
Verizon Communications Bond $500,001 - $1,000,000 $15,001 - $50,000
Double Line Total Return Fund $1,000,001 - $5,000,000 $15,001 - $50,000
TCW Total Return Bond Fund TGLMX $1,000,001 - $5,000,000 $15,001 - $50,000
PIMCO Opportunity Fund PKO $250,001 - $500,000 $15,001 - $50,000
Morgan Stanley Real Estate Fund VII Global $250,001 - $500,000 $100,001 - $1,000,000
River View Strategic Opportunities Fund II $500,001 - $1,000,000 None (or less than $201)
Physical Gold $1,000,001 - $5,000,000 None (or less than $201)
Treasuries and money market $5,000,001 - $25,000,000 $50,001 - $100,000
Morgan Stanley Money Market acct. -- cash acct $500,001 - $1,000,000 $1,001 - $2,500
SPX/R2K/SX5E (S&P500, Russell2000, & Eurostoxx50) Structured Note (mat. 9/6/19) $500,001 - $1,000,000 $5,001 - $15,000
Capital 1 Cash Account $250,001 - $500,000 $5,001 - $15,000
150 Neptune LLC (rental property, Alpharetta, GA) $5,000,001 - $25,000,000 $100,001 - $1,000,000
250 Neptune LLC (Rental property, Alpharetta, GA) $1,000,001 - $5,000,000 $50,001 - $100,000
Rental property, Mill Creek Avenue, Alpharetta, GA $500,001 - $1,000,000 $5,001 - $15,000
Rental Home, Society Street, Alpharetta, GA 30022 $500,001 - $1,000,000 $2,501 - $5,000
Rental Home #2 Society Street, Alpharetta, GA 30022 $500,001 - $1,000,000 $5,001 - $15,000
Rental condominium #1 Wander Trail, Alpharetta, GA 30022 $100,001 - $250,000 $5,001 - $15,000
Rental condominium: Wander Trail, Alpharetta, GA 30022 $100,001 - $250,000 $5,001 - $15,000
Rental condominium: Wander Lane, Alpharetta, GA 30022 $100,001 - $250,000 $15,001 - $50,000
Rental Home: Winter Cliff St, Henderson, NV 89752 $500,001 - $1,000,000 $5,001 - $15,000
Bardis Family Descendants Trust: Real Estate Alpharetta Family Skate Center (This is a sports complex that was deeded to a Generation Skipping Trust in 2012.) $5,000,001 - $25,000,000 None (or less than $201)
Private stock in Pacify Corporation(pediatric- advice service) $50,001 - $100,000 None (or less than $201)
Melius Inc. -- Private stock (startup financial services software) $100,001 - $250,000 None (or less than $201)
Mississippi Sand Investors (real estate in MS providing fracking sand - 40% donated to conservation easement) $500,001 - $1,000,000 None (or less than $201)
Southern Arch LLC (private company -- reclaims and resells cypress wood) $50,001 - $100,000 None (or less than $201)
Finleys Bar and Grill LLC (Italian restaurant in Alpharetta, GA) $500,001 - $1,000,000 None (or less than $201)
Bardis Productions LLC (produced a documentary) $500,001 - $1,000,000 None (or less than $201)
AT&T $1,000,001 - $5,000,000 $50,001 - $100,000

Employment Agreements and Arrangements

Employer or Party City, State Status and Terms Date
HHAeXchange Long Island City, New York Restricted Stock Units. The RSUs normally vest in proportion to the number of years that I serve on the board of directors. Some units will be vested and some will accelerate. All RSUs will be divested. July 16, 2015

Liabilities

Creditor Name Creditor Type Amount Rate Year Incurred
Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management Exercised Line of Credit $5,000,001 - $25,000,000 2.5% 2016
Wells Fargo Mortgage (investment/ren tal property) $500,001 - $1,000,000 4.2% 2014

Spouse's Employment Assets

Description Value Income Type Income Amount
Spouse IRA
Altria Group Inc $250,001 - $500,000 Dividends Capital Gains $15,001 - $50,000
Reynolds American Inc $1,001 - $15,000 Dividends Capital Gains $201 - $1,000
JP Morgan $1,001 - $15,000 Dividends Capital Gains $201 - $1,000
Morgan Stanley Institutional Liquidity Treasury Securities Portfolio Institutional Class (MSUXX) $1,000,001 - $5,000,000 $2,501 - $5,000
PIMCO Income Opportunity Fund PKO $1,001 - $15,000 $5,001 - $15,000
Wisdom Tree Europe Hedged Equity HEDJ $1,001 - $15,000 $201 - $1,000
TCW Total Return Bond Fund TGLMX $1,001 - $15,000 $201 - $1,000
Double Line Total Return DBLTX $1,001 - $15,000 $201 - $1,000
AT&T $250,001 - $500,000 Dividends Capital Gains $15,001 - $50,000

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