Assistant Vice President
400 Northridge Road, Suite 1250
Atlanta, GA 30350
Chris Ekrem, MBA, FACHE, serves as Assistant Vice President for Tyler & Company. Chris brings two decades of hospital administration experience in healthcare operations, management and financial leadership across the continuum of care. He led highly successful business development projects during his tenure in operations and administrative leadership roles at community hospitals, academic medical centers and Critical Access Hospitals in Texas and Kansas. Chris began his career as a financial analyst at Florida Hospital in Orlando, Florida, and expanded his skill set through project manager and decision-support positions before advancing to the C-suite in roles as a Chief Operating Officer (Kansas) and a Chief Executive Officer (Texas). Most recently, he was Vice President of Vaquero Health Resources, LLC, in Brentwood, Tennessee, and Associate Administrator at UHS’ Northwest Texas Healthcare System in Amarillo, Texas.
Chris holds a board certification in healthcare management at the national level as a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE). In addition to his long-standing membership in ACHE, Chris also has been active in state healthcare leadership as a Texas Hospital Association Leadership Fellows graduate and a Kansas Hospital Association Leadership Institute graduate.
MBA, Business Administration
University of Redlands in Redlands, California
Bachelor of Business Administration, Finance
Baylor University in Waco, Texas
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