Georgetown, Texas – St. David’s Georgetown Hospital has named Mark Gorham as its new chief operating officer. In this role, Gorham oversees multiple departments, including surgery, laboratory, radiology, engineering, environmental and dietary services. He will also serve as the hospital’s ethics and compliance officer.

Gorham assumed his new position in November 2021. Prior to this role, he served in various leadership positions throughout St. David’s HealthCare.

“As our facility continues to grow, Mark’s knowledge of our healthcare system and success in his previous roles make him a strong addition to the St. David’s Georgetown Hospital leadership team,” Hugh Brown, chief executive officer at St. David’s Georgetown Hospital, said. “Mark has done an exceptional job serving the St. David’s HealthCare system for many years, and I trust he will only continue this pattern of excellence in serving the Georgetown community.”

Before joining St. David’s Georgetown Hospital, Gorham served as assistant administrator at St. David’s Medical Center where he helped grow the hospital’s Cardiac MRI program and cardiovascular imaging centers. Gorham also spent two years at Heart Hospital of Austin and managed several significant growth projects, including the construction of a new 14-bed progressive care unit (PCU), as well as pharmacy and lab expansions.

Gorham earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Baylor University in Waco and a master’s degree in healthcare administration from Trinity University in San Antonio.