Clay_CarsnerVice President and Chief Operating Officer, Ascension Seton Clinical Enterprise

Clay Carsner is Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for the Ascension Seton Clinical Enterprise, which currently manages more than 700 physician practices throughout Ascension Seton. In this role, he is responsible for financial management of the enterprise, along with business development and strategy.

Clay’s previous work was heavily involved in the development of adult neurosciences for the network as the Director of Operations for the Seton Brain and Spine Institute. Before joining Ascension Seton, Clay worked in a variety of roles within the health care industry over the past 15 years. Most recently, he served as the Chief Executive Officer for a large, multispecialty physician practice.

He has also served in a leadership role for a national managed care organization focused specifically on network development, physician relations and accreditation initiatives. He previously spent time in his career concentrating on policy development working as a legislative director in the Texas Legislature.