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CoxHealth Leadership

Amanda Hedgpeth, Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer

Charity Elmer, Executive Vice President, General Counsel

Jake McWay, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Ron Prenger, Executive Vice President, Chief Administration Officer

Timothy Jones, DO, Executive Vice President, President Cox Medical Group

Ashley Casad, Senior Vice President, System Operations, President, Springfield Hospitals

Beth Polivka, MOL, BSN, RN, CENP, Senior Vice President, System Chief Nursing Officer

Brock Shamel, Senior Vice President Operations

Shawn Usery, MD, Senior Vice President, System Chief Medical Officer

William Mahoney, Senior Vice President Community Hospital Group, President Cox Branson

Abby Craigmyle, Vice President, Corporate Integrity

Alicia Allen, Vice President, Nursing

Amy DeMelo, President Cox College

Andrea Elliot, Vice President, Finance

Andrea McKay, President Cox Monett Hospital

Andrew Hedgpeth, Vice President, Human Resources

Bryan Williams, Vice President CoxHealth Medical Group

Cheryl Hertel, Vice President Chief Information Officer

Chris Wyatt, President Cox Barton County Hospital

David Raney, Vice President Business Development

David Taylor, Vice President Operations

Deanna Maples, Vice President, Accounting and Controller

Ellen Hammock, Vice President CoxHealth Medical Group

Jim Farmer, Vice President CoxHealth at Home

Jann Holland, Vice President, Marketing and Corporate Communications

Jeff Hawkins, Vice President Operations

John Chastain, Vice President, Finance and Revenue Cycle

Lisa Alexander, President CoxHealth Foundation

Lori Cantrell, Vice President, Finance

Lynne Yaggy, Vice President, Nursing Community Hospital Group

Matthew Aug, President Cox HealthPlans

Matthew Turner, Vice President Operations

Patrick Murfee, Vice President Chief Technology Officer

Rod Schaffer, Vice President, Facilities Management

Staci Rogers, MD, Chairman, JOC, Chief Transformation Officer

Teresa Coyan, Chief of Staff, Vice President Government Relations

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