A Look At Maggie Gill’s Award Winning Career In Healthcare

Maggie Gill is the President, Chief Executive Officer, and Member of the Board of Directors for Memorial Health Medical Center in Savannah, Georgia. Gill first joined Memorial Health in 2004 when she assumed the position of Vice President of Finance/Managed Care. She was quickly promoted to Chief Operating Officer in 2005 and assumed her present position in 2011. Gill’s success in running Memorial Health led Becker’s Hospital Review to name her as one of its “135 Nonprofit Hospital and Health System CEOs to know” in 2016.

Prior to joining Memorial Health, Maggie Gills worked as the Chief Financial Officer at Tenet Healthcare for 10 years. During her career at Tenet Healthcare, she won the Outstanding CFO Award for three years in a row.

During her time with Memorial Health, Gill has made a large number of improvements to the hospital’s operation. Among the projects she has coordinated was a Centers of Excellence which is led by physicians. She has also expanded Memorial Health’s clinical services and had new facilities built for the hospital. Memorial Health serves as the safety net for the Savannah, Georgia area. It is also the only trauma center in southeast Georgia.

Maggie Gill has volunteered her time to serve on a number of boards in the region. Among the nonprofits that she helps lead are the Union Mission, the Georgia Chamber of Commerce, Mercer University, and the Georgia Hospital Association. She also serves as a member of the American Hospital Association Governing Council. In 2014 she was named to the Georgia Rural Health Stabilization Committee. Additionally, she has served on Georgia’s State Medicaid Subcommittee which oversaw the state’s recent Medicaid expansion.

Gill attended Florida State University where she graduated with honors a Bachelor’s degree in English Language and Literature/Letters. She also earned honors when she earned her MBA from Saint Leo University.

Outside of her career, Maggie Gill has a husband, Shawn, and two children. The family is very outdoors oriented and they all love to hike, fish, and camp. Gill has also called herself the Mom of the staff at Memorial Hospital.