MELISSA CAMPESI, President/CEO/Chairman of the Board
Ms. Campesi became Chairman of LCTA in June 2013 after serving as Vice Chairman since 2007 where she assisted the Chairman in overseeing the performance of the Fund. She brings twelve years of executive management experience to LCTA having worked in senior management positions at Tulane University Hospital.
As a Vice President, Ms. Campesi served as Chief Nursing Officer, Chief Operating Officer and Director of Tulane Physician Clinics. In the midst of her experience at Tulane, Ms. Campesi worked for two years at HCA of Louisiana’s Division Office as the Director of Operations Improvement. She was responsible for improving patient care while negotiating cost saving support service contracts for eighteen hospitals across Louisiana. Ms. Campesi held other management positions at Tulane for an additional seventeen years. She has a B.S. in Nursing and an MBA degree.