President & Chief Executive Officer
Georgia Fojtasek, RN, EdD, President & Chief Executive Officer (CEO), joined Allegiance Health in 1989, serving as senior vice president and chief operating officer until 1994, when she became president and CEO.
Ms. Fojtasek received her diploma in nursing from the Hotel Dieu School of Nursing, El Paso, TX. She holds a BA with honors in Sociology and MA in education from the University of Texas, El Paso. She earned an EdD in higher education from Texas Tech University.
Ms. Fojtasek is a member of the American Hospital Association (AHA) Committee for Performance Improvement, the Michigan Hospital Association (MHA) Foundation Board, the Priority Health Board and the VHA Central Region Board. She is a past chair of the MHA Board and the VHA Central Region Board and served as a delegate to the AHA Region 5 Policy Board.
A past chair of the Jackson Community Foundation, Ms. Fojtasek is now serving on its Governance and Trustee Emeritus Committees. She also serves on the Board of the Enterprise Group for regional economic development, for which she is past chair. Her professional passion centers on the role that health systems play in community vitality through health improvement especially for vulnerable populations.