Senior Management

Chief Executive Officer

Kim Carroll joined Heart to Heart International in 2016, bringing to the organization extensive leadership experience from a successful career in the pharmaceutical industry. She began her career with Marion Laboratories in Kansas City, and her experience includes general management and commercial leadership roles at Aventis, The Medicines Company, EUSA Pharma and Jazz Pharmaceuticals. Kim is a graduate of Mercer University and holds an MBA from Troy State University

Like many on our team, Kim started at Heart to Heart International as a volunteer.

Chief Medical Officer

Rick is a family physician based in Lenexa, Kansas. He is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point and retired as a U.S. Army Colonel after having served two tours in Iraq. For the past two decades, he has provided primary care, public health and disaster response in the U.S., the Caribbean, sub-Saharan Africa and the Philippines. Rick holds a graduate certificate in Public Health in the Developing World. Rick also severed as the Chief Medical Officer for HHI’s Ebola Treatment Unit in Liberia.

Vice President of Operations

Dan grew up in the highlands of Papua New Guinea where his passion for helping people in resource-poor environments was born.  Dan joined HHI in 1999. He holds a Bachelor’s in International Agricultural Development from MidAmerica Nazarene University and a Master’s in International Studies from the University of Kansas.   He also has a passion for BBQ.  He cooks BBQ competitively, judges BBQ competitions and teaches BBQ classes.

VP Staff and Volunteer Engagement

Brian Sink serves Heart to Heart International as Vice President, PowrServ where he oversees sales, business development and operations functions.  Brian held positions as an independent consultant in both process improvement and product management following a 24-year career with Sprint Communications where he oversaw product management teams in both their retail and wholesale divisions.