Since joining Unity Health as president/CEO in 2018, Steven Webb has guided the system with bold financial leadership and improved the financial performance of the already healthy organization. Webb’s focus is on new services for patients, physician recruitment and improved access. Under his leadership, Unity Health recently finalized the purchase of a hospital in Jacksonville, which is undergoing major renovations. While weathering the unprecedented global health crisis, Webb navigated the ever-changing mandates and policies, striving daily to work for the patients Unity Health serves and the associates who serve them. He has stayed steadfast to an inscription above his door which reads, “Love God, Love People.”
His work experience includes serving as a Fellow at White County Medical Center in Searcy; chief executive officer at Good Shepherd Medical Center in Linden, Texas; administrator at Baptist Health Medical Center in Stuttgart; vice president of patient service at Baptist Health, Little Rock; and vice president and administrator at Baptist Health Medical Center, North Little Rock. Webb earned a Bachelor of Business Administration and Management from East Texas Baptist University in Marshall, Texas, and a Master of Health Service Administration from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. He is a member of the Little Rock Airforce Base Community Council, Searcy Leadership and Searcy Regional Economic Development.
Steven, and his wife Elizabeth, married in 2003 and are parents of four children: Peyton (18), Paige (16), Presley (14) and Piper (13).
The C-Suite: That place where most of us strive to be when we launch a career. Referring to the cluster of top-level executive positions within most companies — chief executive officer (CEO), chief operating officer (COO), chief financial officer (CFO) and chief information officer (CIO) — the C-Suite entails hard work, high stress and long hours. But the rewards can be substantial.
AMP asked readers to tell us who their favorite C-Suite executives were. Their titles may not precisely reflect “CEO” or any of the others, but their roles do. This isn’t a “best of” or a “top executives” list; but it’s a way to recognize many of those business executives in Arkansas whose hard work makes The Natural State a great place to live and work.
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