Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis has appointed Audrey Gregory as its new Chief Operating Officer, effective October 24, 2011. Gregory comes to the Memphis community from Delray Beach, Florida, where she served for seven years in various key leadership positions, most recently as Chief Nursing Officer of Delray Medical Center.
Dr. Gregory is a Registered Nurse and holds a Master’s degree in Nursing and a Master’s degree in Healthcare Administration from Armstrong Atlantic State University. She also obtained her Ph.D. In Corporate and Organizational Management from Lynn University in Boca Raton, Florida, and is Certified in Executive Nursing Practice (CENP), by the American Organization of Nurse Executives. She was honored by Success magazine as one of South Florida’s 25 Most Distinguished and Influential Black Women of 2010.
“Audrey has a passion for seeing transformational leadership in action and is adept at being an effective change agent,” said David Archer, CEO. “We look forward to welcoming her to our organization.”