Verlon E. Salley
Executive Director of Radiology  |  205-934-7729  |  JT N488

Verlon E. Salley earned a MHA from Virginia Commonwealth University and a B.A. in Health Services Administration from Florida Atlantic University.  He is also a Certified Radiology Administrator via the Association of Healthcare Radiology Administrators. Before joining UAB Medicine, he worked in radiology operations with University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, University of Virginia Medical Center and Sentara Healthcare. He takes the lead role in the development, orchestration, and implementation of all enterprise-wide radiology operation initiatives for UAB Medicine.



Jeff McGough, MSHA, CRA
Director of Radiology  |  205-801-7052

Jeff McGough is a native of Alabama with over 20 years of experience in healthcare specializing in the imaging sector. He earned a Masters of Healthcare Administration and a B.S. in Healthcare Administration from UAB. He holds an associate’s degree in radiological science, where he has certifications in diagnostic radiology and computed tomography. Jeff is also a certified radiology administrator through the Association for Medical Imaging Management or AHRA.

Jeff began his career as a computed tomography technologist but later got into management and now serves as one of the operational radiology directors for UAB Medicine. His ultimate goal is to provide the best patient experience possible in the most fiscally responsible way.

Kernesha Weatherly

Kernesha Weatherly, MHA, CNMT, RT(CT)
Director of Radiology
Inpatient Services and Breast Imaging  |  205-934-7397

Kernesha Weatherly is a registered technologist holding certifications in Nuclear Medicine and Computed Tomography. She has earned a Bachelor’s degree in Radiological Sciences from The University of Alabama at Birmingham and a Masters of Healthcare Administration and Healthcare Operations from Capella University. With a foundation in organizational and collaborative leadership, Kernesha has a primary interest in data and analytics.