Tandem Leadership

Tandem Hospital Partners brings the strongest team of clinical, retail and hospital leadership in the industry.

Steven Graubart

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER AND CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD, TANDEM HOSPITAL PARTNERS, LLC

As chief executive officer and chairman of the board of Tandem Hospital Partners, Mr. Graubart is the vision behind Tandem’s acute care hospital partnership model and the leader of Tandem’s mission, vision, values and strategy of becoming the leader in building and operating acute care hospitals in partnership with established nonprofit healthcare systems in the U.S.

Trang Dawson

CHIEF TECHNOLOGY AND ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER, TANDEM HOSPITAL PARTNERS, LLC

As chief technology and chief administrator officer of Tandem Hospital Partners, Ms. Dawson is responsible for Tandem’s turnkey, innovative, efficient, streamlined, scalable, integrated, and analytics driven national delivery acute care hospital model. She oversees the following Tandem departments of information technology, marketing, payroll, 401K, professional and insurance liability, legal, compliance, education & training, internal audit, HITECH & HIPAA, physical and cyber security & privacy, and support teams, both on a corporate and regional level. In addition, Ms. Dawson will also sit on Tandem Joint Venture Boards.

Kenny Kurtzman

CHIEF STRATEGY AND PEOPLE OFFICER, TANDEM HOSPITAL PARTNERS, LLC

As chief strategy and people officer of Tandem Hospital Partners, Mr. Kurtzman is responsible for strategic planning and market prioritization, including project management services to support the launch of all hospital markets. Mr. Kurtzman is also responsible for all people processes including recruiting, onboarding, training, development, total rewards, and performance management. In addition, Mr. Kurtzman will also sit on Tandem Joint Venture Boards.

John Wood

CHIEF OPERATIONS OFFICER, TANDEM HOSPITAL PARTNERS, LLC

As chief operating officer of Tandem Hospital Partners, Mr. Wood is responsible for all clinical and operational departments, quality, safety, performance improvement, physician relations, patient experience, risk management, facilities and purchasing. In addition, Mr. Wood will also sit on Tandem Joint Venture Boards.

Debora Simmons

CHIEF NURSING AND QUALITY OFFICER, TANDEM HOSPITAL PARTNERS, LLC

As chief nursing and quality officer of Tandem Hospital Partners, Dr. Simmons is responsible for nursing practice, quality, safety, performance improvement, regulatory accreditation, and patient experience.

Debbie Weinstein

DIRECTOR OF BRAND MANAGEMENT, TANDEM HOSPITAL PARTNERS, LLC

As the director of brand management at Tandem, Debbie is responsible for the development of Tandem’s overall marketing strategy, and the implementation of that strategy for all of Tandem’s Neighborhood/Community Hospitals within each market. She collaborates with Tandem’s hospital partners, agencies, and other vendors to manage all aspects of marketing, advertising, communications, and public relations to ensure successful launches and ongoing initiatives to drive the success of the hospitals long term.

Gus Jahnke

VICE PRESIDENT, FINANCE & CONTROLLER, TANDEM HOSPITAL PARTNERS, LLC

As VP of Finance and Controller, Gus is responsible for institutional financing, financial accounting, reporting, managed care contracting, patient access, the revenue cycle (Central Business Office), taxes, cost reporting, and the external audit process.

Kim Richard

VICE PRESIDENT, PROJECT MANAGEMENT OFFICE, TANDEM HOSPITAL PARTNERS, LLC

As the VP of project management office, Kim is responsible for oversight and tracking of all work streams related to the successful launch of Tandem’s neighborhood/community hospitals, from initiation through implementation. Key activities of the position include execution governance, managing finances and risk, creating and managing metrics and driving best practices.