Lily Jung Henson, M.D. – Piedmont Augusta Chief Executive Officer

Women In Business

Throughout her career, Piedmont Augusta Chief Executive Officer Lily Jung Henson, M.D., has built a reputation as an outstanding neurologist and an impressive record of leadership in hospital management. She recently was recognized by Modern Healthcare as one of its Women Leaders for 2024 – just a year after becoming the first female CEO of Piedmont Augusta.

“As a physician, I could care for my patients one at a time,” says Dr. Henson, who also oversees the 200-bed Piedmont Summerville Hospital and the 25-bed Piedmont McDuffie Hospital. “As a CEO, I can impact care for the whole community.”

CEO of Piedmont Augusta