Senior Vice President and Chief Resource Officer
Marianne Hillegass joined Baptist Health as a financial analyst in 1987 and has served as vice president of Operations and Chief Resource Officer for Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville since 1997. Hillegass also teaches Leadership Business and Finance Series classes for Baptist Health leadership, as well as the Finance Series for the Emerging Leaders program. She holds Green Belt certification through Baptist Health’s Operational Performance Improvement initiative, assisting with performance improvement projects system-wide.
Hillegass previously served as contracts administration and finance manager for Americorp, Inc., managing government contracts at military bases nationwide. She also was employed by Florida Publishing Company in human resources, financial planning and purchasing.
Hillegass earned her Bachelor of Science in Economics and Business Administration from Jacksonville University, and her master's in Health Administration from the University of North Florida. She is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives, Healthcare Financial Management Association and Leadership Jacksonville Alumnae Association.