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WakeMed and its leadership is committed to being the best in the health care business. We continually offer new and improved medical services, build state-of-the-art, convenient facilities for our customers and hire the best and the brightest people to work in our organization - all in the name of providing a quality experience for the people we serve.
As a private, not-for-profit organization, WakeMed Health & Hospitals is governed by a 14-member volunteer Board of Directors who are representative of the communities we serve. All inquiries for the Board should be directed to Roylyn Johnson, manager, Office of the Board & CEO at 919-350-8102 or RCJOHNSON@wakemed.org.
Donald R. GintzigPresident & CEO
Denise WarrenExecutive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
Cindy A. Boily, RN, MSNSenior Vice President & Chief Nursing Officer
Sheri De ShazoSenior Vice President & Administrator WakeMed North
Thomas Gough, MHASenior Vice President, Administrator Cary Hospital
Carolyn Knaup, RN, MHASenior Vice President of Ambulatory Services & Physician Operations
Jeanene R. Martin, MPH, MEdSenior Vice President, Human Resources
Matthew Nathan, MD, MPHSenior Vice President, WakeMed Physician Practices
West Paul, MD, PhDSenior Vice President & Chief Quality Officer
Rebecca E. Andrews, MSCLVice President, Health Information and Utilization Management & Interim Senior Vice President Administrator, Raleigh Campus
Denton Arledge, MBAVice President & Chief Information Officer
Thomas G. CavenderVice President, Facilities & Construction
Christine CraigVice President, Government Affairs
John Finley Vice President & Chief Compliance and Privacy Officer
Betsy Gaskins-McClaine, RN, BSN, MSN-CVice President, Heart & Vascular Services
Georgia Harrington, MSHAVice President, Operations
Susan JamesVice President & Chief Legal Officer
Debra Z. Laughery, MBAVice President, Public Relations
John Perry, MDVice President, Medical Education
Rick ShrumVice President & Chief Strategy Officer
W. Stan Taylor, MBAVice President, Corporate Planning
Seth Brody, MD, MPHExecutive Medical Director, WakeMed Physician Practices - Women's Services
Charles Harr, MDExecutive Medical Director, Raleigh Campus
Our physicians represent nearly every medical and surgical specialty, with 90+% being either Board certified or Board eligible. Our physicians hold key leadership positions throughout the organization - current presidents of our Medical Staffs are as follows:
3000 New Bern Ave.
Raleigh, NC 27610