CEO, CHRISTUS Health Northeast Texas
Chris is the Senior Vice President of Group Operations for CHRISTUS Health and Chief Executive Officer of CHRISTUS Health Northeast Texas, which includes CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System, CHRISTUS Mother Frances Sulphur Springs, CHRISTUS St. Michael Health System, CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Health System and CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic. Chris has been with CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances since 1998 and has served in a variety of leadership roles.
Chris holds a bachelor’s degree from Texas A&M University and a master’s degree in healthcare administration from Trinity University. Additionally, he is a fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives.
He has an active role in volunteerism in Tyler through his church, Grace Commmunity Church and by serving on the board of Grace Community School, a local private school. In addition, he has served on the following boards: the Texas Care Alliance, CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Hospital (Tyler, Jacksonville, Sulphur Springs and Winnsboro), Champion EMS, Tyler ContinueCARE Hospital, and CHRISTUS®Trinity Mother Frances Rehabilitation Hospital.