Baptist Health Leadership Team

Our people are at the heart of our mission to serve our communities. Deeply instilled in each of our leaders is the sincere dedication to bring expert health care through world-class innovation and service to our communities. By maintaining close relationships with the people in our communities, our leaders have access to consistent, reliable feedback that helps us strengthen our care processes and improve the health of everyone we serve.
Michael Cline, M.S.
CEO, Mission Trail Baptist Hospital
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Bill Waechter, MHA
President, North Central Baptist Hospital
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J. Phillip Young, FACHE
CEO, Northeast Baptist Hospital
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Mark Bernard
CEO, Resolute Health Hospital
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Vicki Gulczewski, RN, MSN
President and CEO, St. Luke’s Baptist Hospital
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Benjamin Richaud
CEO, Baptist Medical Center
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Brady Phillips
Group Chief Strategy Officer (CSO)
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Stephanie Talley
Chief Human Resources Office, Baptist Health System’s Group and Chief HR Officer, Northeast Baptist Hospital
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Kristen Lemus, MSN, MHA, RN
Chief Nursing Executive, Baptist Health System
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Joseph Perez, MDIV, BCC
Chief Mission & Ministry Officer
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Charles Handley
Group Chief Financial Officer
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Matthew Stone
CEO, Baptist Health System and Texas Tenet Group
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