Marsha D. Powers serves as CEO for Tenet Healthcare Corporation's Florida Region.
Powers is responsible for directing the strategy and operations for 10 acute care hospitals in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach Counties. Tenet's Florida hospitals have 3,483 beds, almost 10,000 employees, an annual payroll in the state of more than $670 million and revenues exceeding $1 billion.
A veteran health care executive, Powers has over three decades of experience, including operational responsibility for large and diverse hospital networks.
Prior to joining Tenet, Powers served as a division president of Triad Hospitals, Inc., where she oversaw the operations of 11 hospitals, two ambulatory surgery centers and a physician management organization in Mississippi, New Mexico, Nevada, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and West Virginia. She also helped develop two new hospitals and three replacement hospitals, and completed four major hospital expansions.
Before working at Triad, Powers served as President of Quorum Health Service's Southeast Region. Her responsibilities included overseeing eight hospitals and three physician practice groups.
Powers holds a bachelor's degree in biology from Sweet Briar College in Virginia, and a master's degree in business administration, specializing in health and hospital administration, from the University of Florida. She is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives and serves on the board of governors of the Federation of American Hospitals. She is a board member and executive committee member for Associated Industries of Florida and a board member for the University of Florida's Public Health and Health Professions committee.