Green Bay, Wis. – HSHS St. Vincent Hospital and HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital Medical Center in Green Bay, Wis., are pleased to announce the appointment of Brian Charlier to serve as the hospitals’ president and CEO.
Since January 2017, Charlier has served as chief operating officer for HSHS St. Vincent Hospital and HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital Medical Center as well as Prevea Health. He will transition to his new role as president and CEO of both hospitals on Jan. 1, 2019, and will continue to serve as COO of Prevea.
Currently, Therese Pandl assumes the role of president and CEO of HSHS St. Vincent Hospital and HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital Medical Center, along with her role as president and CEO of the entire HSHS Eastern Wisconsin Division, which includes HSHS St. Vincent Hospital and HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital Medical Center in Green Bay; HSHS St. Nicholas Hospital in Sheboygan and HSHS St. Clare Memorial Hospital in Oconto Falls. Pandl will continue her role as president and CEO of HSHS Eastern Wisconsin Division when Charlier takes on the role of president and CEO of HSHS St. Vincent Hospital and HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital Medical Center in January.
“Brian has a long history of successful leadership and is deeply committed to our hospitals’ mission of providing health, healing and hope to all we serve,” said Therese Pandl, president and CEO of HSHS Eastern Wisconsin Division. “We are pleased he has accepted our invitation to serve in this new role within our Franciscan healing ministry.”
Charlier has deep roots in the Green Bay community; he was raised there and graduated from Green Bay East High School, as well as received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from UW-Green Bay. In addition, Charlier’s father, Earl, served as the director of pastoral care at HSHS St. Vincent Hospital for many years.
“To be called to serve as the president and CEO of HSHS St. Vincent Hospital and HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital Medical Center in Green Bay, Wisconsin is a tremendous honor,” said Charlier. “I grew up in this community where HSHS St. Vincent and St. Mary’s have long been trusted, reliable pillars in a rapidly growing and changing health care landscape. We have a rich history of consistently providing patients the highest quality of care, guided by the deep faith and mission of the Hospital Sisters of St. Francis. It is truly an honor and a privilege to be asked to help carry that mission forward as the president and CEO of these fine hospitals.”
All HSHS Eastern Wisconsin Division hospitals are part of Hospitals Sisters Health System (HSHS), which is based in Springfield, Ill., and has a total of 15 hospitals located across Wisconsin and Illinois.
About HSHS St. Vincent Hospital and HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital Medical Center
HSHS St. Vincent Hospital and HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital Medical Center have been delivering quality health care to Green Bay and its surrounding communities since 1888. With HSHS St. Vincent being the largest tertiary care hospital and HSHS St. Mary’s location on Green Bay’s west side, patients from Northeastern Wisconsin and Upper Michigan benefit from a comprehensive range of services that include cancer care, women’s services, emergency and trauma care, preventive care across the lifespan, digestive health, orthopedic, cardiac care, neurosciences, rehabilitation and pediatrics. Affiliates of Hospital Sisters Health System, the hospitals primary purpose is to continue Christ’s healing love through the delivery of competent and compassionate health care in an environment sensitive to the needs of all people. Both hospitals are accredited by the Joint Commission of Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations.
About Hospital Sisters Health System
Hospital Sisters Health System’s (HSHS) mission is to reveal and embody Christ’s healing love for all people through our high quality, Franciscan health care ministry. HSHS provides state-of-the-art health care to our patients and is dedicated to serving all people, especially the most vulnerable, at each of our 15 Local Systems and physician practices in Illinois (Breese, Decatur, Effingham, Greenville, Highland, Litchfield, O’Fallon, Shelbyville and Springfield) and Wisconsin (Chippewa Falls, Eau Claire, Oconto Falls, Sheboygan, and two in Green Bay). HSHS is sponsored by Hospital Sisters Ministries. For more information about HSHS, visit www.hshs.org. For more information about Hospital Sisters of St. Francis, visit www.hospitalsisters.org.