Executive Trustee Council Bio

Ashley Vertuno, HCA Florida JFK North Hospital

Ashley Vertuno is the Chief Executive Officer of JFK Medical Center North Campus, a 280-bed acute care facility in Palm Beach County, part of HCA Florida Healthcare.

Prior to joining JFK North as CEO in November 2020, Ashley held numerous leadership positions across multiple healthcare settings. Most recently, as Chief Operating Officer of Westside Regional Medical Center in Broward County.

Ashley's commitment to improving the healthcare industry and her community is evident in her leadership involvement with numerous charitable organizations including the American Heart/American Stroke Association and March of Dimes. During her time in California, she was a recipient of the "Top 40 Under 40" award for business professionals in Palm Springs and was invited to join Leadership Coachella Valley, a unique program developed to mentor a small, select group of future community leaders.

Ashley is an active member of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE), and has facilitated women leadership forums through the organization and local chapters. She currently serves on ACHEs Editorial Committee, Early Careerist Committee, Council of Regents, Regents Selection Committee and is the ACHE Regent for Florida- Eastern since 2018.

She holds a Master's Degree in Health Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Board Certified Healthcare Executive as a Fellow with ACHE.