Chief Growth Officer
With over three decades of healthcare experience, Ernie was recruited by Community Psychiatry in 2020 to lead its organic growth and acquisition strategy with a focus on increasing consumer access to covered behavioral health services. Before joining Community Psychiatry, he held several senior positions at TeamHealth, Inc., and in 2009 was appointed Executive Vice President responsible for leading and managing acquisitions and joint ventures. During his tenure, he oversaw the completion of transactions worth nearly $2.8 billion. Prior roles in the healthcare industry include COO of the provider network of Memorial Healthcare System, Florida, and senior manager for Deloitte’s advisory services arm. Ernie holds a BS in finance and accounting and a master of accounting (MA) from Florida State University.