Top 25 Women In Healthcare Award – Houston

On behalf of the National Diversity Council and Healthcare Diversity Council, we would like to congratulate all the women who have been chosen as recipients of the Top 25 Women in Healthcare Award. These women have exemplified strong leadership, commitment to the success of their organization, and dedication to quality healthcare have positively impacted the Greater Houston community. These Top 25 Women are trailblazers in the healthcare field, champions for diversity within their discipline, and serve as a beacon of hope for women entering an industry historically dominated by men.

Dr. Carin Hagberg

Dr. Carin Hagberg

Chief Academic Officer, MD Anderson Cancer Center

Cheryl A. Sadro

Cheryl A. Sadro

CFO, UTMB

Dr. Cindy B. Ivanhoe

Dr. Cindy B. Ivanhoe

Clinical Professor / Physical Medicine, University of Texas McGovern Medical School, TIRR Memorial Hermann

Claire Bassett

Claire Bassett

VP, Communications & Community Outreach, Baylor College of Medicine

Debbie Sukin

Debbie Sukin

Regional SVP & CEO, Houston Methodist

Debbi M. Johnstone

Debbi M. Johnstone

Head of Life Sciences and Healthcare, United States, Norton Rose Fulbright

Denise Castillo Rhodes

Denise Castillo Rhodes

Executive Vice President & CFO, Texas Medical Center

Gay Nord

Gay Nord

Market President, Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center

Dr. Geri-Lynn Fromm

Dr. Geri-Lynn Fromm

OB/GYN, Methodist Hospital

Dr. Gloria Heresi

Dr. Gloria Heresi

Pediatric Infectious Disease, Memorial Hermann

Heidi Wolf

Heidi Wolf

CNO, St. Joseph's Hospital

Dr. Jenny C. Chang

Dr. Jenny C. Chang

Medical Oncology, Houston Methodist

Dr. Joan Mastrobattista

Dr. Joan Mastrobattista

Maternal Fetal Medicine, Texas Children's Hospital

Dr. Joyce E. Davidson

Dr. Joyce E. Davidson

Assistant Professor in Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine

Kelli Nations

Kelli Nations

CNO, HCA Gulf Coast

Kimberly Bassett

Kimberly Bassett

President, St. Joseph's Hospital

Linda Aldred

Linda Aldred

SVP, CHO, Texas Children's Hospital

Lisa Wright

Lisa Wright

President, DSNP, MMP, Nursing Facility, UnitedHealth Group

Lynn Sessions

Lynn Sessions

Partner, Baker & Hostetler

Dr. Monica Verduzco- Gutierrez

Dr. Monica Verduzco- Gutierrez

Associate Professor/ Physical Medicine, University of Texas McGovern Medical School, TIRR Memorial Hermann

Dr. Pauline A. Filipek

Dr. Pauline A. Filipek

Child Neurology, Memorial Hermann

Richelle Webb-Dixon

Richelle Webb-Dixon

National President, National Association of Health Services Executive

Dr. Robbyn Traylor

Dr. Robbyn Traylor

Chief Medical Officer, Next Level Urgent Care LLC

Dr. Sheryl Tatar Dasco

Dr. Sheryl Tatar Dasco

Partner, Seyfarth Shaw

Susie Distefano

Susie Distefano

CEO, Memorial Hermann Children's Hospital