The Mission of the Louisiana Healthcare Executive Group is to provide opportunities for professional networking and development through collaborative educational programs.

Our goal is to advance healthcare leadership and management excellence in the communities we serve, while promoting the highest level of ethical standards and conduct.


You are invited to an ACHE Face to Face education event at
Tulane University Medical School
1430 Tulane Avenue Auditorium, First Floor ,
New Orleans, LA 70112
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM CST
The Tulane University Healthcare Management Student Leadership Association (HMSLA) and the Louisiana Chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) are thrilled to invite you to New Orleans for an ACHE approved 90-minute Face-to-Face Education Program on Developing High Performing Teams.
This event also features a reception and silent auction to take place prior to the education session. Hors d’oeuvres will be provided and a selection of wine and beer will be available for purchase.
Looking forward to seeing you there. Please click on the link below or in the event section to register!!


We are pleased to share Quarter 4 2017 of the Quarterly Newsletter link below


If you have any questions, please contact your Regional Director. Thank you.

Regional Directors:

District 1 – Orleans:

Fernando O. Rivera, FACHE
Medical Center Director/CEO
Southeast La. Veterans Health Care System
2400 Canal St
New Orleans, LA 70119
(504) 507-7687

District 2 – Southeast:

Chad Cathey, MBA, MHA
Administrator – Orthopedic & Children’s Svs
Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital
5000 Hennessy Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70808-4375
(225) 765-6454

District 3 – Southwest/Bayou:

Guy Davis, LBSW, LCDC, CHA
Regional Director/Strategic Initiatives
Evangeline Home Health
2814 Tupelo St.
Lake Charles, LA 70601
(832) 451-2988

District 4 – Central/Northeast/Northwest:

Sem Ganthier, MPA, DHSc, FACHE
Director of Operations
Rapides Regional Medical Center
211 4th St
Alexandria, LA 71301
(318) 623-3092




Congratulations to our members who have recently joined ACHE, passed the Board of Governors exam, and the Fellows who have advanced or re-certified in 2018!

New Members


Name City
Stacey Berry
Kassandra Brooks
Sherman C. Fookes
James D. Hammond, MD Baton Rouge
Kimberly L. Hansen
Vivek Khanna
Tyra Mitchell
Terenzo Murray


Name City
Valerie E. Fontenot New Orleans
Lesleigh H. Hall, JD Covington


Leona M. Boullion, FACHE Lafayette

Recertified Fellows


Name City
Gary L. Boillotat, FACHE Westwego
Garry K. Green, FACHE Shreveport
Patricia T. Jeter, FACHE Baton Rouge
Larry Meese, FACHE Zachary
Conrad Meyer, FACHE Metairie
Cindy T. Nuesslein, FACHE
Debbie B. Williams, FACHE
Diane Yeates, FACHE Houma