Joseph "Joe" DeSchryver, Chief Executive Officer
Joseph “Joe” DeSchryver, Chief Executive Officer, has over 16 years of experience of operating acute care hospitals and affiliated entities in California and Florida. Prior to HCA, he was part of Tenet Healthcare Corporation where he served as Chief Executive Officer of Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center in San Luis Obispo since 2013. He has been involved in various community boards and charitable causes including: board member of CenCal, a managed Medi-Cal provider for San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara counties, founding member of Family Clinic SLO, and board member of Economic Vitality Corporation of SLO County
In 2016, he was chosen as one of ten CEO’s nationwide to the Tenet Council of CEOs and has received the Tenet Healthcare Circle of Excellence Award multiple times. In 2006, DeSchryver was recognized as a Top 20 Under 40 by The Tribune Newspaper and again in 2009 by Pacific Coast Business Times as a Top 40 Under 40.
Joe earned his bachelor’s degree in science from the University of Southern California and his masters of health services administration and masters of business administration from Arizona State University.
Jody Dial, Chief Financial Officer
Jody Dial comes to Good Samaritan Hospital from Timpanogos Regional Hospital where he served as CFO since 2012. Prior to that he was Controller for HCA’s Mountain Division, where he identified cost management opportunities, enabled growth initiatives and supported nine hospitals. Mr. Dial has a varied financial background including international acquisitions and capital management. He is a graduate of Idaho State University.
Bruce Wilbur, MD Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Wilbur has been a member of the Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Staff since 2000. He has served as Chairman of the Department of Surgery, Vice Chief of Staff, and most recently as Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Wilbur graduated from Cornell Medical College and completed his general surgical residency at UCLA. He also took off time during his residency to do basic surgical research at the Mayo Clinic. Following completion of his residency Dr. Wilbur did a vascular fellowship at UCSF. He was an Assistant Professor of Surgery at Stanford University before entering private practice and brings over 30 years of medical expertise to the Good Samaritan executive team.
Darina Kavanagh, RN, Chief Nursing Officer
Darina Kavanagh, MS, RN, CPHQ, was appointed chief nursing officer of Good Samaritan Hospital of San Jose in November 2012 after serving most recently as CNO for Regional Medical Center of San Jose. Previously, Ms. Kavanagh was associate chief nurse officer at San Jose Medical Center in San Jose, CA; assistant director of nursing at Princess Grace Hospital in London; and held nursing staff positions at New England Deaconess Hospital in Boston, MA, and St. Vincent’s University Hospital in Ireland. Ms. Kavanagh earned her R.N. at St. Vincent’s University Hospital in Dublin, Ireland and her Bachelor of Science in Health Services Management at the Royal College of Nursing, London, U.K. She holds a Master of Science in Nursing Administration from San Jose State University and was honored as a San Jose State University Outstanding Alumna in 2007.