Scott Herndon returned to Texas after almost five years leading financial operations and strategies at HCA medical centers in Florida. He most recently served as Chief Financial Officer for Kendall Regional Medical Center in Miami. While there he led the executive team in developing strategic plans and commercial volume increases. His achievements include securing capital for more than $127 million in facility improvements. In addition, he collaborated in the start of graduate medical education, helped secure Level I trauma status, and led performance improvement initiatives.
Prior to his move to Florida, Herndon served in finance positions of increasing responsibility at Baptist Health System in Alabama, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas, and John Peter Smith Health Network in Fort Worth, Texas.
A certified public accountant, Herndon holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, and a master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Alabama at Birmingham.