J. Gary Seay, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer

J. Gary Seay joined Community Health Systems in February 1997. He has more than 25 years of experience developing and delivering systems and business process solutions in the healthcare industry. Previously, he served as Vice President of Managed Care Systems for EQUICOR from 1987 to 1990; Vice President at CIGNA Systems from 1990 to 1993; and Director of Information Systems at Humana, Inc., from 1985 to 1987 and from 1993 to mid-1996. Seay has served on the United Way of Williamson County Board of Directors, as chair of the Tennessee HIMSS CIO Advisory Council, and as a board member of the Nashville Technology Council. His professional and community involvement has included membership in HP Health and Life Sciences Board of Advisors, Belmont University School of Pharmacy External Advisory Council, Technology Advisory Committee for the Heritage Healthcare Innovation Fund (HHIF), and the Verizon Healthcare Customer Advisory Board. Seay has participated in program panels at Lipscomb University, and joined Vanderbilt’s Owen Graduate School of Management as Adjunct Assistant Professor of Management.