2020 THA BOARD OF DIRECTORS ELECTED, JAMES ROSS INSTALLED AS CHAIR

During its 81st Annual Meeting last week, THA members elected the 2020 Board of Directors.

James Ross, president and chief executive officer (CEO) at West Tennessee Healthcare, Jackson, will serve as board chair. Paul Korth, CEO at Cookeville Regional Medical Center, will serve as chairman-elect. Wright Pinson, M.D., MBA, FACS, CEO at Vanderbilt Health System in Nashville, is the THA immediate past chairman.

Other members of the 2020 Board of Directors include:

  • Tim Adams, CEO, Ascension Saint Thomas, Nashville
  • Rogers Anderson, board member, Williamson Medical Center, Franklin
  • Elizabeth Appling, chief diversity officer, Erlanger Medical Center-Baroness Hospital, Chattanooga
  • Stephanie Boynton, administrator, Erlanger Bledsoe Hospital, Pikeville
  • Reginald Coopwood, M.D., president and CEO, Regional One Health, Memphis
  • Randy Davis, president and CEO, NorthCrest Medical Center, Springfield
  • Marvin Eichorn, chief administrative officer, Ballad Health, Johnson City
  • Keith Goodwin, president and CEO, East Tennessee Children’s Hospital, Knoxville
  • Aaron Haynes, director of graduate medical education, UT Health Science Center, Memphis
  • Christopher Holmes, president and CEO, FirstBank, Nashville
  • Joseph Landsman, president and CEO, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville
  • Jason Little, president and CEO, Baptist Memorial Health Care Corporation, Memphis
  • Wendy Long, M.D. , president and CEO, THA, Nashville
  • Scott Peterson, CEO, Encompass Rehabilitation Hospital of Franklin
  • Janelle Reilly, market chief executive officer, CHI Memorial, Chattanooga
  • Heather Rohan, division president, HCA/TriStar Health System, Nashville
  • Phil Shannon, board member, Regional One Health, Memphis
  • Michael Ugwueke, president and CEO, Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare, Memphis
  • James VanderSteeg, president and CEO, Covenant Health, Knoxville
  • Robert Wampler, president, Mountain Division, LifePoint Health, Inc., Brentwood
  • Alan Watson, CEO, Maury Regional Healthcare System, Columbia
  • Donald Webb, CEO, Williamson Medical Center, Franklin
  • Mark Wilkinson, M.D., vice president of medical staff services and hospital-based programs, Ballad Health, Johnson City
  • Jeffrey Woods, division president, Acadia Healthcare, Franklin

For more information, contact Mary Layne Van Cleave at THA, 615-401-7457.