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
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Tim L. Hingtgen
Chief Executive Officer
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Kevin Hammons
President and Chief Financial Officer

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

Ben Fordham
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Assistant Secretary

Corporate Officers

Brad Cash
Senior Vice President, Financial Operations

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

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

Michael M. Lynd
Senior Vice President, Financial Services

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

Richard T. Willis
Senior Vice President of Managed Care

Beth Witte
Senior Vice President Corporate Compliance and Privacy Officer