Year 2018

Coletta Barrett, RN, MHA, FACHE
VP of Mission
Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center

Kirk Soileau, MHA, FACHE
Natchitoches Regional Medical Center

Secretary and District at Large

Kiley Cedotal, FACHE
Market CEO
Promise Hospitals of Baton Rouge

Patricia “Tatsy” Jeter, CPA, FACHE
SVP/Chief Financial Officer
Louisiana Hospital Association

District 1 Representative – Orleans
Fernando O. Rivera, FACHE
Medical Center Director/CEO
Southeast LA Veterans Health System

District 2 Representative – Southeast
Chad Cathey, MBA, MHA
Administrator – Orthopedic and Children’s Services
Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital

District 3 Representative – Southwest/Bayou
Guy Davis, LBSW, LCDC, CHA
Regional Director/Strategic Initiatives
Evangeline Home Health

District 4 Representative – Central/Northeast/Northwest
Sem Ganthier, MPA, DHSc, FACHE
AVP of Operations
Rapides Regional Medical Center

District at Large
Kiley Cedotal, FACHE
Market CEO
Promise Hospitals of Baton Rouge

Ex- Officio
Phyllis Peoples
President and CEO
Terrebonne General Medical Center

Diane Yeats, CPA, FACHE
Chief Operating Officer
Terrebonne General Medical Center

LHA Representative
Merle Francis
Director of Education Services
Louisiana Hospital Association

Committee Chair: Community Impact
Timothy Mohon
Dir of Patient Experience and Contract Services
Tulane Health System

Committee Chair: Diversity and Inclusion
Olivia Giles, DNP, RN-BC, NEA-BC
Chief Nurse Acute Care
Overton Brooks VA Medical Center

Committee Chair: Education
Dionne Viator, CPA, FACHE
Chief Financial Officer
Iberia Medical Center

Committee Chair: Membership
Benjamin Whitworth, FACHE
AVP, Hospital Operations
Children’s Hospital, New Orleans

Committee Chair: Sponsorship

Rickie J. Ragan
Senior Account Manager
GE Healthcaere

Committee Chair: Career Advancement
Michael Sanders
Respiratory Therapist
Children’s Hospital, New Orleans

Committee Chair: Newsletter
Ben Boudreaux
EVP of Business Development 
Cardiovascular Institute of the South

Committee Chair: Strategic Planning 
Peter Dancy, Jr., FACHE
Medical Center Director
Alexandria VA Health Care System