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Our hospital's leadership team is experienced, knowledgeable and committed to improving the quality of healthcare we provide to our community.

Senior management

  • Michael Ehrat, Chief Executive Officer
  • Lisa Tzanakis, Chief Operating Officer
  • Kristy Defosses, Chief Nursing Officer
  • George Ruggiero, DO, Chief Medical Officer
  • Jennifer Nelson, Vice President - Human Resources
  • Catherine Carr, Vice President - Quality & Patient Safety
  • Alexandria Benjamin - Director, Communications & Community Engagement

Board of trustees

  • Brent Black, MD
    Retired Internist
  • Ashley Maher
    President, The MIssing Piece
  • Alaina Hunt, DO
    Chief of Staff
  • Mamoon Jarrah, MD
    Vascular Surgeon
  • Carlos Maas, MD
    Pulmonary, Sleep, and Critical Care
  • Danny Nix, JR.
    Commercial Real Estate Broker
  • Anne Nolan, PhD
    Retired, Director, FGCU School of Nursing
  • Stephen Petrofsky, DPM
  • Victoria Scanlon
    CEO Charlotte Behavioral Health Care
  • Vance Wright-Browne, MD
  • Dale Greenberg, MD
  • John Wright
    President, Punta Gorda Chamber of Commerce
  • John LeClair
    Charlotte County School Board
  • Geurt Peet
    CEO, Millennium Physician Group