AMMC Names Davis President/CEO
March 30, 2012
The Arkansas Methodist Medical Center Board of Directors is pleased to announce Barry Davis as President/CEO. Mr. Davis began his career at AMMC in 1981. He served as Plant Manager and later as Credit Manager, organizing the first Credit and Collection Department for the medical center. He was named Vice President of Operations in 1983. He is an American College of Healthcare Executives Fellow, signifying that he is board certified in healthcare management. In 2008, he received the prestigious American College of Healthcare Executives Regent's Award. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Public Administration from Arkansas College (Lyon College) and a Master of Public Administration degree from Arkansas State University.
He currently serves on the Executive Board of the Paragould Regional Chamber of Commerce as Chairman-elect and the Executive Committee of the Northeast Arkansas Workforce Investment board, appointed by the Governor. He also serves on the board of the VHA Arkansas-Oklahoma region and the Arkansas Hospital Association’s Workers Compensation Trust. He is the former president of the Arkansas Hospital Administrators Forum as well as the former chairman of the Greene County Division of the American Heart Association.
Barry and his wife, Stephane, have two sons, Tyson and Trase.