Our Leadership

Leading us forward to the future


HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital is fortunate to be led by a team of caring, dedicated health care professionals who welcome your questions and comments.

President and CEO
Patti Fischer, RN, MBA, FACHE

Senior Administrators
Matthew Brandt, Director of Finance
Carrie Erlinger, RN, BSN, CPHQ, Director of Quality, Risk and Patient Safety
Elizabeth (Beth) Govero, RN, MSN, CMSRN, Chief Nursing Officer
Sue Holloway, BSN, RN, Director Construction Management
Alison Tindall, MHA, BSN, RN, SCRN, LSSBB, Director of Business Development and Clinical Service Lines

Board of Directors
Reverend James E. Deiters (Chairperson)
Richard J. Thoman (Vice Chairperson)
Stephanie Strano-Maine (Secretary)
Lorraine Cavataio
Jim Clanahan, MD
Sister Margurite Cook, OSF
Georgia Costello, PhD
Sister Marybeth Culnan, OSF Senior VP
Thomas Dinges
Michael Hall