Leadership

Moments of good help happen through the strength of a competent, healing, trustworthy team.

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Craig McCoyR. Craig McCoy

Chief Executive Officer

Bon Secours St. Francis Health System

 

Craig McCoy is the Chief Executive Officer of Bon Secours St. Francis Health System in Greenville, South Carolina. This system encompasses St. Francis Downtown with 277 beds; the 93-bed St. Francis Eastside; the St. Francis Cancer Center; the Optimum Health Network; St. Francis Physician Services; and the Bon Secours St. Francis Health System Foundation.
   
Previous to his arrival at Bon Secours St. Francis on June 8, 2015, Mr. McCoy was with Emory Healthcare in Atlanta, Georgia, serving as Chief Executive Officer of Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital and Emory Johns Creek Hospital. He previously served as Chief Executive Officer at Paradise Valley Hospital in Phoenix, Arizona, and Vice President Professional Services at Oconee Medical Center in Seneca, South Carolina.

Mr. McCoy is a graduate of Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina and obtained his masters of health administration from Clemson/Medical University of South Carolina. He is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives. Mr. McCoy also serves on the Board of Directors of the Greenville Chamber of Commerce, South Carolina Governor’s School for Science & Math Foundation, University of Greenville, Peace Center for the Performing Arts, the Advisory Board of LiveWell Greenville and the Commerce Club Board of Governors.

 

 

 

Thomas H. Cummins, MDThomas H. Cummins, MD

Senior Vice President, Regional Chief Medical Officer

Bon Secours St. Francis Health System

 

Thomas Cummins, MD is the Senior VP - Regional Chief Medical Officer of Bon Secours St. Francis Health System in Greenville, SC. In addition to his CMO activities, Dr. Cummins oversees the pharmacy, lab and care management. Prior to joining Bon Secours in January 2018, Dr. Cummins was the Senior VP/Chief Medical Officer at CHI St. Vincent Arkansas. In this role he improved safety reporting followed by significant improvement in safety events for three (3) straight years while maintaining a high level of safety reporting.
   
Dr. Cummins is a graduate of Baylor University in Waco, TX. He obtained his Doctor of Medicine from University of Arkansas in Little Rock, AR and his Master’s in Medical Management from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and spent 18 years providing care before becoming a full time administrator. He is a member of the American Association of Physician Leadership and the American College of Physicians.

 

 

 

Jenny DussoJennifer Dusso

Chief Operating Officer
Bon Secours Medical Group

Jenny Dusso is responsible for the oversight and operational leadership of the clinical operations of the Bon Secours Medical Group. She has more than 29 years of experience, most recently with University of Kentucky HealthCare. At University of Kentucky HealthCare, she served as Department Administrator and Director of Ambulatory Clinical Operations with responsibility for both administrative and ambulatory operations in the Department of Internal Medicine. Jenny also spent 24 years at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN in various leadership roles. She graduated with her Master of Business Administration degree from Augsburg College in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and her Bachelor of Science degree in Management of Information Technology from Cardinal Stritch University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

 

Alex GarveyAlex Garvey, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President, Mission
Bon Secours St. Francis Health System

Alex Garvey, Ph.D. joined Bon Secours Francis in 2016 as Senior Vice President of Mission. Alex was born in Cork, Ireland, at one of our Bon Secours sister hospitals, and speaks Gaelic and English. He comes to us after serving as Vice President of Mission and Ethics for Bon Secours Hampton Roads as well as the Mission leader for Bon Secours Maryview Medical Center, Harbour View, Maryview Nursing Care Center, and Province Place of Maryview. He earned his Master of Arts degree in Practical Theology from Barry University and his Doctoral degree in Ethics from Duquesne University. Alex oversees the Spiritual Care team, Healthy Community Initiatives, Human Trafficking Initiatives, and leads the Ethics program. Alex enjoys spending family time with his wife and son, and meeting the friendly people of South Carolina.

 

Ronnie Hyatt
Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Bon Secours St. Francis Health System

Ronnie Hyatt joined Bon Secours St. Francis in 2001, after more than 20 years with Mary Black Health System in Spartanburg, SC, where he also served as CFO. He holds a Finance degree from the University of South Carolina and is active in the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA), at both the national and state levels. He has served as president of the South Carolina HFMA and has earned many HFMA accolades for his service. In 2013, he earned designation as a Certified Healthcare Finance Professional.

Ronnie is active in promoting bicycle and pedestrian safety measures and improvements in Greenville, is a board member of the local Greenville Humane Society, and has interests in similar civic committees and boards. Outside of professional interests, he enjoys travel, cycling, golf and most outdoor activities, and spending quality time with his wife and golden retriever.

 

Keith NewnamKeith Newnam, MBA, PMP
Vice President of Population Health Management
Bon Secours St Francis Health System

Keith Newnam currently serves as the Vice President, Population Health Management for Bon Secours St. Francis Health System, in Greenville, SC. He serves as the Executive Director for Health Partners Bon Secours St. Francis, a Clinically Integrated Network (CIN) and serves as the Bon Secours St. Francis executive representative for Southeastern Health Partners (SEHP), a Super Clinically Integrated Network (SCIN). He is the Chairman of the Population Health Committee for SEHP, with oversight of the Quality, Care Coordination, Hierarchical Condition Categories (HCC), and Analytic subcommittees. His responsibilities include the leadership for Business Development, Community Care Management, Outpatient Cardiac Rehabilitation, Outpatient Diabetes Education, and shared leadership for Managed Care operations.

Keith joined Bon Secours Health System in 2009 and has served in a variety of leadership positions, including Quality Assurance Manager for the Epic™ electronic medical record implementation, Laboratory and Respiratory Therapy Integration Program Manager, Compliant Documentation Management Program (CDMP) Enterprise Manager, and most recently the Accountable Care Organization (ACO) Director of Implementation and Integration at the Health System Office (HSO), in Marriottsville, MD.

Keith joined Bon Secours Health System after 16 years of leadership and management with Shaw Industries. As a Project Management Professional (PMP), he has been responsible for project implementation and management in the healthcare, manufacturing, and contracting industries. Keith is a graduate of Averett University in Danville, Virginia, earning both his BBA and MBA.

Keith is married with two daughters and currently resides in Moyock, NC. He enjoys boating, scuba diving, traveling, and woodworking.

 

 

 

Anselmo NunezAnselmo Nuñez, MD
Chief Executive Officer
Bon Secours Medical Group

Dr. Anselmo Nuñez serves as the CEO of the Bon Secours Medical Group. Prior to joining Bon Secours, he was the Senior Vice President, Medical Operations Specialty Division, for the Aurora Medical Group in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. In this role, he provided oversight of the development and refinement of physician specialty practices throughout Aurora’s market in support of 350 physicians. He has also held a variety of senior executive positions at Providence Health Care in Washington State and at Marshfield Clinic in Wisconsin. Dr. Nuñez was also Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery and Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine Department of Surgery.

 

 

 

Karen Schwartz

Karen Schwartz
Vice President, Performance Management and Support Services
Bon Secours St. Francis Health System 

Karen Schwartz is the Vice President, Performance Management and Support Services for Bon Secours St. Francis Health System. She joined Bon Secours in 1983. In her current role, she provides strategic direction and operational oversight for Support Services and LEAN Transformation within the South Carolina market. Schwartz also serves as the operational executive for the Strategic Change Office. Karen holds a Master of Science degree in Nutrition from Winthrop University, Rock Hill, South Carolina and a bachelor degree in Nutrition and Dietetics from Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, NC. She is a Fellow in American College of Healthcare Executives and a Black Belt in Six Sigma.

 

Erik WhaleyErik B. Whaley, CFRE
Vice President, St. Francis Foundation
Bon Secours St. Francis Health System

Erik Whaley has nearly 25 years of development experience beginning as Executive Director for the Upstate March of Dimes. From there, Erik started his journey into healthcare philanthropy starting at St. Francis Foundation 22 years ago. He went on to serve as the Vice President of Development for Tuomey Healthcare System and Spartanburg Regional Foundation. Erik came back to his hometown of Greenville almost six years ago to work with the foundation team at Bon Secours St. Francis. Erik is married to Ann, a labor and delivery nurse at Bon Secours St. Francis, and they have three children; William, Virginia Grace and McCoy.