Our Executive Team


Huntsville Memorial operates under a close team of leaders known as the Executive Team. Led by Chief Executive Officer Shannon Brown, the team philosophy is " to provide friendly health care services, while continuing to exceed the expectations of the community.”


Shannon Brown, Chief Executive Officer 




Guy Gros, Chief Financial Officer



Sheila Ard, Chief Nursing Officer 



Dawn Lawrence, Chief Operating Officer



Board of Directors


Under the leadership of our Board of Directors, and through the dedication of our professional health care staff, Huntsville Memorial Hospital is setting the standard in quality health care today.


Wayne Scott - President

Tim Deahl, M.D. - Vice President

Nancy Gaertner - Secretary

Robert Fernandez, M.D. - Chief of Staff 

Sam Burris

Jack Choate 

William Durham  

Don Johnson  

David Prier, M.D.

Urmil Shukla, M.D.

Rosa Valles-Readore

Helen Watkins, Ph.D

Mac Woodward

Shannon Brown



Huntsville Memorial Hospital