UF Health Jacksonville Leaders

UF Health is a vibrant resource to the communities of north central and northeast Florida as well as southeast Georgia. Hospitals and colleges work together to provide efficient delivery of health care services, improved clinical outcomes, stimulating educational programs for students, residents and fellows, and innovative research that fosters novel discoveries and economic development.

David Guzick

David S. Guzick,
M.D., Ph.D.

Senior Vice President, Health Affairs
University of Florida

Bio (PDF)

James Burkhart

Russell E. Armistead,

Chief Executive Officer


Greg Miller

Greg Miller,

Senior Vice President
Hospital Operations

David Vukich

David J. Vukich,

Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer Senior Associate Dean for Hospital Affairs Professor
Emergency Medicine


Bill Ryan

Bill Ryan

Interim Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Rita James

Rita James

Vice President of Ambulatory Services

Patrice Jones

Patrice Jones, DNP, RN, NE-BC

Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer

Penny Thompson

Penny Thompson

Vice President of Government Affairs


Lesli Ward

Lesli A. Ward

Vice President of Human Resources

Jon DeBardeleben

Jon DeBardeleben, J.D.

Vice President and Senior Associate General Counsel

Dean Cocchi

Dean Cocchi, M.B.A., C.P.A.

Vice President of Finance

Thanh T. Hogan

Thanh T. Hogan, Pharm.D.

Associate Vice President, Ancillary Services


Wayne Marshall

Wayne Marshall, M.B.A., NREMT-P

Vice President, UF Health North

Kelly R. Gray-Eurom

Kelly R. Gray-Eurom, M.D., M.M.M., FACEP

Chief Quality Officer; Assistant Dean for Quality and Safety

Kendall Webb

L. Kendall Webb, M.D.

Chief Medical Information Officer