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Valley Baptist Leadership Team

Our executive leadership team works to help Valley Baptist Medical Center in our commitment to delivering high-quality care to you and your family. Learn more about the Valley Baptist leadership team below and the roles each member plays in ensuring we live up to our award-winning status.

Valley Baptist Health System

Manny Vela
  • Chief Executive Officer
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Valley Baptist Medical Center-Harlingen

Manny Vela
  • Chief Executive Officer
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Marco Rodriguez
  • Chief Financial Officer
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Archie Drake
  • Chief Operating Officer
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Stephen Hill
  • Chief Nursing Officer
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Jennifer Bartnesky-Smith
  • Chief Strategy Officer
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Dr. Christopher Romero
  • Physician Advisor
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Valley Baptist Medical Center-Brownsville

Leslie Bingham
  • Chief Executive Officer
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Edwin Cordero
  • Chief Financial Officer
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Marisa Aguilar
  • Chief Operating Officer
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Michelle Aguilar
  • Chief Nursing Officer
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Dr. Jose Ayala
  • Chief Medical Officer
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