A new Lutheran Hospital CEO, Paula Autry, will report to Mike Poore, Lutheran Health Network CEO. As the Journal Gazette reports, Ms. Autry comes to Fort Wayne most recently from Detroit where she was CEO of the Detroit Medical Center Sinai-Grace Hospital: http://www.journalgazette.net/article/20171002/WEB/171009981
Ms. Autry’s previous appointments were in Alabama, Tennessee, Virginia, Ohio, and–most recently–Michigan, as this Crains Detroit story mentions: http://www.crainsdetroit.com/…/dmc-cuts-staff-by-at-least-1…. Her LinkedIn profile provides more details about her background: https://www.linkedin.com/in/paula-autry-21797b11/
Ms. Autry, a graduate of Notre Dame with MBA in Healthcare Administration from Tulane University, brings broad and relevant experience to Fort Wayne. NICHE wishes her well in taking on a complicated task. Welcome to Fort Wayne, Ms. Autry.