Mary Chatman DNP – 2018 Top 100 Under 50 Executive Leader


Mary Chatman
Senior Vice President
Wellstar Kennestone

Mary Chatman is the Senior Vice President of WellStar Kennestone.  In this role, she oversees all aspects of hospital operations working with the Senior Team which includes VP’s for Finance, Human Resources, Nursing, Operations, and Medical Staff.  She is responsible for collaboratively developing the vision for Kennestone and implementing the strategic direction in concert with hospital and system level leadership.  Most recently she was recognized as a 2018 Women of Excellence recipient by the Atlanta Tribune: The Magazine and the  Prior to joining WellStar, Mary served as Chief Operating Officer/Chief Nursing Officer at Memorial University Health System in Savannah Georgia for 8 years. Mary grew up and attended college in eastern North Carolina where she earned 3 Nursing degrees:  undergraduate Master’s Degree and her PhD.