CHI Executive Leadership

CHI Senior Leadership (continued):

Kevin E. Lofton, FACHE
Chief Executive Officer

Paul W. Edgett III  
Executive Vice President 
Chief Strategy Officer

Anthony K. Jones, FACHE
Interim Executive Vice President, Operations

Thomas R. Kopfensteiner, STD
Executive Vice President, Mission

Mitch H. Melfi, Esq.
Executive Vice President, Corporate Affairs
and Chief Legal Officer

Kathleen D. Sanford, DBA, RN, FACHE  
Senior Vice President and
Chief Nursing Officer

J. Dean Swindle, CPA
President, Enterprise Business Lines
and Chief Financial Officer

Patricia G. Webb, FACHE
Executive Vice President and Chief
Administrative
Officer/Chief Human Resources Officer

CHI Senior Leadership:

A. Michelle Cooper
Senior Vice President and
Corporate Responsibility Officer

Philip L. Foster
Senior Vice President, Risk and
Insurance

Peggy A. Martin, OP, JCL
Senior Vice President,
Sponsorship and Governance

Joyce M. Ross
Senior Vice President, Marketing and
Communications

M. Colleen Scanlon, RN, JD
Senior Vice President and Chief Advocacy Officer

Robert G. Strickland
Senior Vice President, Performance Excellence

Robert J. Weil, MD
Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer

CHI Executive Division Leadership:

Michael H. Covert, MHA
Senior Vice President, Divisional Operations/CEO
CHI St. Luke's Health (Texas)

Jeffrey S. Drop
Senior Vice President, Divisional Executive Officer
(Fargo)

Charles W. Neumann
Senior Vice President, CEO
KentuckyOne Health (Kentucky)

Ketul J. Patel, MHA, MBA
Senior Vice President, Divisional Operations/CEO
CHI Franciscan Health (Washington)

Robert P. Ritz
Senior Vice President, Divisional Operations/CEO 
Mercy Health Network (Iowa)

Cliff A. Robertson, MD, MBA
Senior Vice President, Divisional Operations/CEO
CHI Health (Nebraska and Southwest Iowa)

Larry P. Schumacher
Senior Vice President, Divisional Operations/CEO
CHI Memorial (Tennessee)