Brian Hess came to Highlands Regional in July 2009 as the Chief Financial Officer and was promoted to Chief Executive Officer in early 2012. Prior to Highlands Regional he was the Controller of Physicians Regional Healthcare System in Naples, Florida.
Mr. Hess began his 10 years of healthcare accounting, finance and operations experience at Sarasota Memorial Hospital in Sarasota, Florida. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree from Messiah College and a Master of Business Administration degree from Regis University.
Mr. Hess is originally from Venice, Florida. He and his family currently reside in Sebring, Florida.