Our Leaders at DeSoto Baptist Memorial Hospital-DeSoto
James R. Huffman, Administrator and Chief Executive Officer
Responsibilities: Overall executive management of the hospital.
Brian K. Hogan, Assistant Administrator
Responsibilities: Executive management.
JoAnn Phillips Wood, M.D., Chief Medical Officer
Responsibilities: Monitoring physician satisfaction, physician leadership development, performance improvement programs, and assisting with physician education.
Mary Townsend-Gervis, Chief Nursing Officer
Responsibilities: Development and implementation of all nursing and related patient care activities while serving with the hospital leadership team.
Joe McWherter, Chief Financial Officer
Responsibilities: Managing the hospital’s financial operations, revenue cycle, and budgets.