Vice President, Clinical

Dawn Ruiz, MSN, RN, CPHQ, HACP Vice President, Clinical Linkedin Dawn Ruiz has a deep understanding of clinical operations and management that comes from decades of hands-on experience. She leads projects and initiatives that drive team performance and focus on providing safe, quality, patient-centered care. Previously, Dawn’s roles included Director of Quality Management at Baylor…

SVP, Finance

Matt Lau SVP, Finance Linkedin Matt Lau joined Regent in 2007 with extensive experience in finance and accounting. As SVP, that experience serves him well as he steers the financial course of Regent’s ASCs and joint ventures. Before Regent, Matt was senior financial analyst for Paincare America, LLC, and Option Care, Inc. Matt graduated with…

SVP, Operations

Bob Ryan SVP, Operations Linkedin As Senior Vice President of Operations, Bob Ryan leverages his 25+ years of experience working with physician partnerships in multi-site healthcare facilities on the east coast. He oversees daily operations for multiple Regent surgery centers and works with administrators and surgery center management to ensure clinical readiness. Prior to joining…

Medical Director of Spine Services

James Lynch, MD Medical Director of Spine Services Linkedin James Lynch, M.D., leads program development for Regent’s spine-focused centers. A board-certified neurological surgeon, James is the president, founder and CEO of SpineNevada and chairman and director of spine at the Surgical Center of Reno. He earned his medical degree from Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland,…

Chief People and Experience Officer

Robb Webb Chief People and Experience Officer Linkedin Robb Webb has devoted his career to establishing, growing, repositioning, and transforming global organizations. As Chief People and Experience Officer, he leads Regent in advancing the organization’s mission and scaling its HR function to attract and retain talent, increase employee engagement, and define paths for growth. Prior…

General Counsel

Melissa Szabad General Counsel Melissa Szabad serves as General Counsel for Regent and as a member of the executive leadership team. She leverages experience in healthcare corporate and regulatory matters and has deep expertise in ambulatory surgery centers. Prior to joining Regent, she spent her career at McGuire Woods where she worked with Regent as…

Chief Information Officer

Rusty Strange Chief Information Officer Linkedin As CIO, Rusty Strange leverages his successful track record and years of experience creating and managing IT solutions for healthcare while building excellent, collaborative teams. He will ensure Regent’s team, surgeon partners, and patients achieve the best possible clinical outcomes. Rusty joins Regent after a 17-year stint at AMSURG,…

Chief Development Officer

Thomas Crossen Chief Development Officer Linkedin In 2017, Thomas Crossen joined Regent as Chief Development Officer. Since then, Thomas has directed the company’s strategy to significantly grow its portfolio and expand health system and physician partnerships. He has built a nationwide development team and led a large volume of strategic transactions and commercial relationships. His…

Chief Operating Officer

Jeff Andrews Chief Operating Officer Linkedin COO Jeff Andrews brings deep expertise in driving patient-centric operational efficiency. He leads Regent in expanding ambulatory strategy including health system relationship development and advances the organization’s vision to provide outcomes-based value through the delivery of high-quality, patient-centered care. Prior to joining Regent, Jeff spent 15 years in leadership…

Chief Financial Officer

Katie Turner Chief Financial Officer Linkedin Katie Turner is a seasoned finance executive with extensive experience in scaling and transforming both privately and publicly held companies. As CFO, she leads and directs all accounting and corporate finance, overseeing tax, managing financial audits and center performance while lending strategic insights towards long-term growth. Katie comes to…