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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 and 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
West Paul, MD, PhDSenior Vice President & Chief Quality Officer
John Piatkowski, MD, MBASenior Vice President Ambulatory & Physician Operations
Rebecca E. Andrews, MSCLVice President, Health Information and Utilization Management
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
Matthew Nathan, MD, MPHInterim Administrator, Raleigh Campus
John Perry, MDVice President, Medical Education
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