A Message from Valley Regional Medical Center's Leadership Team

Thank you for choosing Valley Regional Medical Center (VRMC) for quality health care in your community. We are an HCA Affiliated Hospital in Brownsville, TX also serving neighbors in Harlingen, San Benito and Port Isabel.

A dynamic team of senior executives, physicians, and business leaders help guide VRMC to provide you and your family with a cost-effective, quality health care system that is close to home. Our Leadership Team also evaluates the current health care services and uses their expert knowledge to make recommendations for developing new services and programs at the hospital.

Meet our hospital CEO and leaders

  • Lauren Davis, Interim Chief Executive Officer
  • Daniel Puente, Chief Financial Officer
  • Frank Acevedo, Chief Nursing Officer
  • Kim Vergara, Assistant Chief Nursing Officer

Our Hospital Board of Trustees

  • Guillaume Boiteau, MD, Board Chair
  • Lucy G. Willis, PhD, Board Vice Chair
  • G. Robert Swantner, Past Board Chair
  • Jose A. De Luna, Chief of Staff
  • Shanna M. Cox, MD
  • Ronnie Rodriguez
  • Maribel B. Guerrero
  • Jaime Salazar
  • Javier Jover, MD
  • Teri Capistran
  • Lauren Davis, Secretary
  • Evan Ray, Executive Vice President of Gulf Coast Division

Our Medical Executive Committee

  • Jose A. De Luna, MD, Chief of Staff
  • Juan F. Rodriguez, MD, Vice Chief of Staff
  • Asim Zamir, MD, Past Chief of Staff
  • Gerardo J. Sanchez, MD, Secretary
  • Yasmin Maldonado, MD, Chief of Medicine
  • Oscar Hernandez, MD, Chief of OB/GYN
  • Melissa Tilley, MD, Chief of Pediatrics
  • William A. Tucker, DO, Chief of Surgery