Our Leaders at DeSoto Baptist Memorial Hospital-DeSoto
Brian K. Hogan, Administrator and Chief Executive Officer
Responsibilities: Overall executive management of the hospital.
Hogan came to Baptist DeSoto as an associate administrator in 2016 after holding several leadership roles at Baptist Memorial hospitals, including CEO and administrator of Baptist Memorial Rehabilitation Hospital in Germantown, Tennessee. He began his Baptist career in 1994 as a head nurse in Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis’ orthopedic and neurology unit.
Octavius Ivy, Associate 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.
Randy White, 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.