UF Health Shands Executive Team

UF Health Shands is UF Health’s hospital system based in Gainesville. It includes the flagship teaching hospital UF Health Shands Hospital as well as UF Health Shands Cancer Hospital, UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital, UF Health Heart & Vascular Hospital, UF Health Neuromedicine Hospital, UF Health Shands Rehab Hospital and UF Health Psychiatric Hospital.

UF Health Shands Hospital is also home to a state-designated Level I trauma center, a Level IV neonatal intensive care unit, a regional burn center and an emergency air and ground transport program. The system also comprises a network of outpatient rehabilitation centers and a home health agency.

UF Health Shands is affiliated with more than 50 UF Health Physicians primary care and specialty medical practices located throughout North Central Florida. UF Health Shands Hospital is also home to a state-designated Level I trauma center, a Level IV neonatal intensive care unit, a regional burn center and an emergency air and ground transport program.

Jim Kelly

James J. Kelly, Jr., CPA
 

Interim CEO
UF Health Shands

Bio (PDF)

Irene Alexaitis

Irene Alexaitis,
D.N.P., R.N., NEA-BC

Vice President Nursing and Patient Services
UF Health Shands

Bio (PDF)

Anna Michelle Brandt

Anna Michelle Brandt, M.S., M.B.A.

Vice President and Hospital Chief of Staff
UF Health Shands

Traci Spray d'Auguste

Traci Spray d'Auguste

Chief Operating Officer
UF Health Shands

 

Parker Gibbs

C. Parker Gibbs,
M.D.

Chief Medical Officer,
UF Health Shands

Orthopaedic Surgery Division Chief.
UF College of Medicine

Nicole Iovine

Nicole M. Iovine, M.D., Ph.D.

Epidemiology Officer in Chief, UF Health Shands Hospital

Randall C. Jenkins, Esq.

Randall C. Jenkins, Esq.

Administrator, UF College of Medicine Self-Insurance Program
UF Health Shands

Michele Lossius, M.D.

Michele Lossius, M.D.

Chief Quality Officer, UF Health Shands

Pediatric Hospital Medicine Chief, UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital

Physician Director of Quality and Safety, UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital

 

Timothy A. Miller

Timothy A. Miller

Administrator, UF Health Psychiatric Hospital and Florida Recovery Center

Bradley Pollitt

Bradley Pollitt,
A.I.A

Vice President of Facilities
Development

UF Health Shands

Bio (PDF)

Bob Thornton

Robert Thornton

Vice President of Finance
UF Health Shands 

Jeff West

Jeff West

Vice President Managed Care
UF Health 

 

UF Health Shands Hospital Board of Directors

Category I (Ex-Officio)

David R. Nelson, M.D.
President & Chairman, Board of Directors
Senior Vice President for Health Affairs, UF
President, UF Health

Colleen G. Koch, M.D., M.S., M.B.A.
Dean
University of Florida College of Medicine

Thomas G. Kuntz
Vice Chairman
Board of Directors

W. Kent Fuchs, Ph.D.
President
University of Florida

Anita Zucker, Ph.D.

Category II

C. Parker Gibbs, Jr., M.D.
Chief Medical Officer
UF Health Shands

Li-Ming Su, M.D.
Chairman
UF Department of Urology

Gilbert R. Upchurch, Jr., M.D.
Chairman
UF Department of Surgery

Dana N. Zimmel, DVM, DACVIM
Dean
College of Veterinary Medicine

Jonathan D. Licht, M.D.
Director, University of Florida Health Cancer Center,
The Marshall E. Rinker, Sr. Foundation and
David B. and Leighan R. Rinker Chair

Category III

David J. Jasmund

E. Hunter Beebe

Marsha D. Powers

Gregory Lewis

Christopher Cowen
UF Vice President and Chief Financial Officer