Drew Mason, President, Region 1 Operations
Austen D. (Drew) Mason serves as the President of Region 1 Operations for Community Health Systems, overseeing the Company’s affiliated hospitals in Alabama, Florida and Georgia. Mason joined CHS in 2009 and served in various corporate operations roles until 2012. He served as a hospital executive at several of the Company’s affiliated hospitals in the southeast United States from 2012 through 2020, including as chief executive officer of Grandview Medical Center in Birmingham, Alabama. Mason was promoted to Regional President in 2021. He holds a master’s degree in business administration with a specialization in healthcare from Vanderbilt University and a bachelor’s degree in management from Villanova University.