Teressa Conley, RN, MSN, MBA, DPA, CEO and COO

Dignity Health - St. Rose Dominican Hospitals

HCC Chair

Immediate Past-Chair

Serving in a dual role, Teressa Conley is the Chief Executive Officer for St Rose Dominican’s Rose de Lima Campus and Chief Operations Officer for the Siena Campus.

The Rose de Lima Campus is a 110-bed, acute care facility located in Henderson, Nevada. The campus has expanded and is a market leader for Inpatient Rehab Services for brain and spinal cord injury. The Siena campus is a 230-bed, tertiary medical center. During her tenure as the Chief Operations Officer, Teressa has had oversight for numerous expansion projects including a bi-plane suite, hybrid OR, EP lab and inpatient beds in addition to service line growth including trauma, stroke, deVinci robot, TAVR and pediatric ED. Currently, she has oversight for the expansion of a 107-bed tower scheduled to open in late 2016.

Teressa has diverse, extensive experience in hospital operations, physician relations, strategy development and implementation of acute, post-acute and tertiary healthcare services. She is a results-driven leader with a proven track record of operational performance for clinical quality, organizational savings, process improvement and change management. She has expertise in building, construction and remodeling of large-scale healthcare facilities and experience in financial and human resource management, labor relations, negotiations and team development.

Prior to coming to St. Rose, Teressa was the COO at Northridge Hospital – Sherman Way Campus. She has been with Dignity Health, previously Catholic Healthcare West, for twelve years. In addition to the CEO and COO roles, Teressa has been a Chief Nursing Officer at two hospitals in Southern California. She was responsible and oversaw the construction and relocation of Riverside County Regional Medical Center in Riverside, CA and also held administrative positions at Loma Linda University Medical Center.

Teressa has a MSN is in critical care nursing and an MBA. She holds a Doctorate in Public Administration from University of LaVerne. She has been in healthcare since 1984 and Hospital Administration since 1993. Teressa is proud to be part of the St. Rose team under the leadership of Mr. Brian Brannman, SVP for the Nevada Service Area and enjoys the challenges of a rapidly growing market.