Maggie Gill has managed to become a role model for many individuals, especially young girls. For about five years, she has steered the operations of the Memorial University Medical Center by serving as the chief executive officer and president. By holding these positions successfully, Gill has proven to be equally qualified and best suited for the job as other male counterparts.
Maggie Gill’s vast education background best qualifies her for the managerial position she currently holds at Memorial Health. Gill is an alumnus of the Florida State University where she obtained her undergraduate degree. Gill later joined the Saint Leo University located in Florida where the attained her MBA with honors. In fact, obtaining an MBA did not fully quench her thirst for more education. She went on to pursue other courses in leadership and strategic thinking at the Wharton School. This quality portrays her commitment to be the best not only as a person but also as a leader in her career endeavors.
Career /Background Experience
Before becoming part of the team at MUMC, she had served Tenet South Florida Health System for five years working as the chief financial officer. Having been honored with the Tenet Outstanding CFO awards thrice is testament that Gill was good at her job. Maggie Gill also worked for several institutions in the medical field while still working at Tenet South Florida Health System. These institutions included Palmetto Hospital in Hialeah, Coral Gables Hospital in Coral Gables as well as North Shore Medical Center based in Miami.
After leaving Tenet, Gill joined the Memorial University Medical Center in 2004 in the capacity of vice president of finance/managed care. Since then, her career and took off and in a matter of a few years Gill received a promotion. In 2005, she was made he chief operating officer. This was a good for her considering the vast experience she garnered as Tenet’s CFO. Additionally, 2011 brought more good news, as she was appointed Memorial Health’s chief executive officer and president.
Maggie Gill’s endeavors to boost her leadership skills finally paid off after the Georgia Medical Society recognized her Memorial University Medical Center team. This happened during the presentation of the 16th Annual Health Care Heroes Awards. The team from Memorial Health were honored with seven awards, which acknowledged persons who have committed their careers to boosting the well-being and health of the entire community. In November 2016, Gill also featured in Becker’s Hospital Review list of 135 nonprofit hospital and health CEOs to know.