Our Executive Team

Inspired Leadership at Huntsville Memorial Hospital

Huntsville Memorial Hospital 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
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  • Sheila Ard, Chief Nursing Officer
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  • Max Owens, Chief Financial Officer
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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 every day with every patient we care for.

  • Mac Woodward, President
  • Sam Burris, Vice-President
  • Nancy Gaertner, Secretary
  • Robert Fernandez, M.D. – Chief of Staff
  • Don Johnson
  • Helen Watkins, PhD
  • Jack Choate
  • Urmil Shukla, M.D.
  • Will Durham
  • Brad Livingston
  • Charles Henley, D.O.
  • Ferne Frosch
  • Nhu Bruce, M.D.
  • John Knight, M.D.

Your health. Our community. Our commitment. Contact us at Huntsville Memorial Hospital for more information on our executive team.