Our Leaders

Sam Lynd
Administrator and Chief Executive Officer

Sam Lynd Administrator and Chief Executive OfficerSam Lynd is the administrator and CEO of Baptist Memorial Hospital-Tipton. Lynd joined Baptist Memorial Health Care as a Frank S. Groner administrative fellow in 2011. He then served as an assistant administrator at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County in New Albany, Miss., and NEA Baptist Hospital in Jonesboro, Ark.

Lynd holds a Master of Science in health administration and an MBA from the University of Alabama at Birmingham and a Bachelor of Science in health care management from the University of Alabama.

Monique Hart
Chief Financial Officer

Monique HartMonique Hart joined Baptist in 1996 and serves as chief financial officer for Baptist Memorial Hospital-Tipton. Previously, she served as supervisor of finance for Baptist Memorial Hospital-Medical Center, financial analyst for Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis and corporate financial operations and director of finance at Baptist Home Medical Equipment.

She earned a bachelor's degree in finance from the University of Memphis.

Cheryl Berry
Chief Nursing Officer

Cheryl BerryCheryl Berry is the chief nursing officer of Baptist Memorial Hospital-Tipton. Berry came to Baptist Tipton from Baptist Memorial Hospital-DeSoto in Southaven, Miss. She has more than 17 years of nursing and case management experience, including more than 14 in management roles. Berry holds a Master of Science in nursing administration and a Bachelor of Science in nursing from Union University, a Bachelor of Science in Health Science from Alcorn State University and a diploma in nursing from Baptist College of Health Sciences.

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Baptist Memorial Hospital-Tipton

1995 Highway 51 South
Covington, TN 38019



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