Chad Priest


School of Nursing Excellence in Nursing Award (2013)
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
School of Nursing
BS Nursing, MS Nursing


Priest is the CEO at MESH Inc., a nonprofit coalition that enables health care providers to respond effectively to emergencies and remain viable through recovery. Priest, an attorney, practiced public and health care law in the Indianapolis and Washington offices of Baker and Daniels before joining MESH. He also served as a family practice primary care optimization nurse with the U.S. Air Force.

Priest earned his bachelor's and master's degrees from the IU School of Nursing. He holds a law degree from The George Washington University Law School in Washington, D.C. He received the Excellence in Nursing Award from IUSON in 2013.