Meet the Team - Suzanne Quillen

Suzanne Quillen

Suzanne Quillen

Vice President of Healthcare Innovation for Ernest Health

Suzanne is currently the Vice President of Healthcare Innovation for Ernest Health, a Post-Acute Care Hospital Company who owns 28 hospitals across the country.  Prior to this she was the CEO of the Advanced Care Hospital of Southern New Mexico also an Ernest Hospital.  Suzanne’s background includes experience in both private and public healthcare sectors.

A Registered Nurse and a Nurse Practitioner with a Master’s degree in Public Administration from  New Mexico State University, Suzanne has more than 28 years of experience in health care management/leadership.   She also served as the Hospital Operating Officer at Lovelace Medical Center.

Suzanne has served on several boards including the New Mexico Hospital Association Board of Directors, The Community Foundation of Southern New Mexico, The Bridge of Southern New Mexico, Memorial Medical Center, The Las Cruces Chamber of Commerce and many others. She also serves as a Regent on the University of New Mexico’s Board of Regents.

Suzanne resides in Las Cruces, NM.  When not at work, she can be found enjoying the beautiful NM hiking trails and spending time with family and friends.