Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resource Officer and Integration Management Officer
Clayton Fitzhugh joined Catholic Health East in June 2003. As executive vice president, shared services and chief human resources officer, he is responsible for improving the quality, efficiency and effectiveness of our shared services in support of our RHCs as well as the overall development and leadership of the human resources and organizational effectiveness function within Trinity Health.
Before joining the CHE System Office, Fitzhugh served as senior vice president, human resources and operational performance at Holy Cross Hospital, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., a regional health corporation and member of CHE. In addition, he has served in a variety of capacities involving human resources, quality management and general administration in a number of health care and other corporate organizations, including Florida Power & Light, Freese and Nichols, Southern Pacific Railroad and York International.
Fitzhugh received his Bachelor of Science degree from Hyles Anderson College in Crown Point, Ind., in 1980. In addition, he has served two terms as a member of the Board of Examiners for the Malcolm Baldridge National Quality Award. He frequently serves as guest lecturer and speaker at a number of educational institutions and corporate organizations.