Archbold Names Carter Chief Operating Officer

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Archbold Names Carter Chief Operating Officer

Monday, January 5, 2015

Archbold Memorial Hospital recently announced the promotion of Jim Carter to Chief Operating Officer. Carter has over 22 years of experience in healthcare , and he has worked in the Archbold system for over 12 years.

Carter earned a Bachelor of Industrial Engineering degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology, and Master’s degrees in Business Administration and Health Administration from Georgia State University.  Before joining Archbold, Jim served in leadership roles at Piedmont Medical Center in Atlanta, Rockdale Hospital in Conyers, Georgia, and Alamance Regional Medical Center in Burlington, North Carolina. Jim joined the Archbold system in 2002  as the director of the Ambulatory Care Center. He has served in many leadership roles at Archbold, including his most recent position as Vice President of Administrative Services. Jim is married to Christa Carter, a Thomasville native. They have two children, Louis (13) and Sam (10).

“Jim is very well respected in our organization,” said Perry Mustian, Archbold President and CEO. “He is a great leader and asset to our executive team. I’m confident that his experience in healthcare leadership and his knowledge of our system provide a strong foundation for the future of our organization.”

“I’m proud to have a healthcare system like Archbold in our region,” said Carter. “And I am honored to have the opportunity to help continue the tradition of providing high quality, patient-focused and cost-effective care.”