After a successful decade of holding senior leadership positions at MacNeal Hospital in Chicago, IL, in October 2016, Scott took the leadership reins at Detroit Medical Center as the Chief Executive Officer at Detroit Receiving Hospital, Harper University Hospital and Hutzel Women’s Hospital. Prior to MacNeal, Scott held leadership roles at St. Mary’s Hospital in East St. Louis, Illinois and Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri. In each leadership role, Scott has demonstrated excellent business acumen resulting in exceptional clinical, financial and operational performance, thus building a strong footprint in each market he has worked in. Scott is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, holds a master’s degree in business administration from Webster University in St. Louis and a bachelor’s degree in management from Missouri State University.
Paula R. Autry, FACHE was named CEO of DMC Sinai-Grace Hospital, effective June 30, 2014. With nearly 20 years of experience in executive level health care management, she has developed and led operational improvements in non-profit, academic and faith-based healthcare organizations. Autry previously was Chief of Staff/VP of Strategic Planning for Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta, GA. There she managed all operations and planning, including the strategic agenda for the School of Medicine, and key performance and financial indicators. From 2007 to 2012, Autry was president of Mount Carmel East Hospital in Columbus OH, a 399-bed hospital with 2,000-plus employees, more than 500 medical personnel and more than $1 billion in revenues. Previously, she was Executive Vice President/Administrator at Bon Secours Richmond Community Hospital in Virginia, and senior vice president at Erlanger Health System in Chattanooga, TN. Before that, she supervised 500 full-time employees and a $20 million operating budget at the University of South Alabama Medical Center in Mobile. Autry earned her Bachelor of Science in pre-med from the University of Notre Dame, and an MBA and MHA from Tulane University.