Brad Parsons was named administrator and CEO of NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital in June 2012. In late 2015, he took on the role as chief executive office of NEA Baptist Health System – overseeing the operations of both clinic, hospital and cancer center.
Previously, Parsons served as administrator and CEO of Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City. He began his career with Baptist as an assistant administrator at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle in 2008.
Before coming to Baptist, Parsons served as assistant vice president of Decatur General Hospital in Decatur, Alabama, where he was responsible for various hospital support services. Prior to that, he worked with The Valencia Group, a revenue-cycle management consulting firm in Birmingham, Alabama.
A native of Birmingham, Parsons earned a Bachelor’s degree from Birmingham Southern College and Master’s degrees in hospital administration and business administration from the University of Alabama at Birmingham.