Chief Executive Officer
Brandon M. Nudd joined Centura Health as CEO at Castle Rock Adventist Hospital in July 2018. Prior to joining Centura Health he served as Chief Operating Officer at Gordon Hospital & Murray Medical Center in Calhoun, GA.
As an Adventist Health System (AHS) leader, Brandon has served as an Administrative Director of Organizational Development and Primary Care Services, and as a Director of Human Resources and Business Development at various AHS hospitals around the country.
He graduated from Southern Adventist University with a Bachelors of Business Administration, Management. He received a master’s degree in Business Administration from Kennesaw State University.
Director of Business Development
Lisa Hinton joined Castle Rock Adventist Hospital in November 2015 as Director of Business Development. Prior coming to CRAH, Lisa worked for HealthSouth corporation for 15 years in California and Colorado as Director of Business Development/Marketing Operations and Director of Therapy Operations. Lisa holds a Masters of Speech Language Pathology from University of Nebraska - Lincoln and a Bachelor’s Degree from North Dakota. She lives in Castle Rock and enjoys spending time with friends and family. She is the mother of two young children.
Chief Nursing Officer
Carol Pontius, RN, MSN, CENP serves as the Chief Nursing Officer for Castle Rock Adventist Hospital. Carol received her Masters of Science in Nursing from Kent State University and her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from The University Akron. Carol has over 35 years of experience in nursing in Hematology, Oncology, Cardiovascular, Emergency, Critical Care, Ambulatory Care, Orthopedics, Intensive Care, Telemetry, Professional Development and more. Carol comes to us most recently from Kaiser Permanente where she served as the Chief Nurse Executive. While at Kaiser, Carol focused on coordinating quality patient-centered care and met with all nursing staff throughout the organization to generate the nursing strategic plan.
Andrew French, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Andrew French joined Centura Health in 2018, serving as Chief Medical Office (CMO) for Castle Rock Adventist Hospital. Before joining Centura Health, he practiced Emergency Medicine at Denver Health for 12 years, including his residency training and serving as the Medical Staff Director.
Dr. French received a bachelor’s degree from Austin College in Sherman, Texas, before completing medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. He belongs to the American College of Emergency Physicians and he is an expert consultant for the Colorado Medical Board.
He was chosen as one of the 2017 Denver Business Journal’s 40 under 40, and is a crucial conversations facilitator. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and two children, skiing, watching movies, working out and reading. He also volunteers his time to Greenhouse Scholars and Access Opportunity, two Colorado non-profit education organizations that serve low-income children.
Director of Human Resources
Jodi Parrish has worked with Centura Health since 2016, currently serving as the Director of Human Resources at Castle Rock Adventist Hospital. Prior to joining Centura Health, Jodi spent 12 years at Adventist Health in California.
As a Colorado native, her passion for faith-based healthcare grew from when she was a teenage volunteer at Porter Hospital. Jodi and her family stay busy enjoying family time in the mountains, traveling, and scuba diving.