Leadership

Quality starts at the top. The committed and experienced leadership team at Community Health Systems sets the standard for company excellence and strives to inspire success at every level. With a track record of operational excellence, financial performance and the proven ability to apply astute business strategies across the organization, our management team shares a vision for how community hospitals can thrive when they are supported by the resources of a larger organization.

Executive Leadership

Wayne T. Smith Headshot

Wayne T. Smith
Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors
Read Bio
Tim L. Hingtgen Headshot

Tim L. Hingtgen
Chief Executive Officer
Read Bio

Kevin Hammons
President and Chief Financial Officer

Lynn T. Simon, M.D.
President of Clinical Operations and Chief Medical Officer

Brad Cash
Executive Vice President, Financial Operations

Ben Fordham
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Assistant Secretary

Tomi Galin
Executive Vice President, Corporate Communications, Marketing and Public Affairs

James M. (Matt) Hayes
Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

Regional Presidents

Chad Campbell
President, Region 4 Operations

Drew Mason
President, Region 1 Operations

Mark Medley
President, Region 3 Operations

David Nicely
President, Region 2 Operations

Kevin Stockton
President, Region 5 Operations

Corporate Officers

Gordon Carlisle
Vice President, Facilities Management

Chris Cobb
Vice President, Legal and Corporate Secretary

Craig Conti
Vice President, Acquisitions and Development

Jason K. Johnson
Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer

Edward W. (Ted) Lomicka
Vice President, Strategic Analytics

Michael M. Lynd
Senior Vice President, Financial Services

Gabe Ottinger
Senior Vice President and Treasurer

Craig Pickard
Senior Vice President, Corporate Taxation

Justin D. Pitt
Senior Vice President and Chief Litigation Counsel

Pamela T. Rudisill
Senior Vice President, Chief Nursing Officer

Susan Schrupp
Senior Vice President and Chief Purchasing Officer

Manish Shah
Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer

Nathaniel (Nathan) Summar
Vice President, Revenue Management

Richard T. Willis
Senior Vice President of Managed Care

Beth Witte
Senior Vice President Corporate Compliance and Privacy Officer