Medical Center of Trinity is pleased to announce the appointment of Sally Seymour as Chief Operating Officer. Ms. Seymour replaces Ken West, who was promoted within the HCA System to Chief Operating Officer at Regional Medical Center of San Jose in California.

Ms. Seymour served as Director of Physician Relations at Medical Center of Trinity for several years before entering the Executive Development Program within HCA. Her administrative training took her to Largo Medical Center as the Assistant Chief Operating Officer where she was instrumental in establishing the facility's kidney transplant service. For the past two years she has served as COO at Fawcett Hospital where she has had responsibility for major construction projects, service line expansions, similar to MCT, accommodating the tremendous growth and success of the hospital in a rapidly growing community.

"Sally comes to us well prepared to contribute to the pace of growth at Medical Center of Trinity," said Leigh Massengill, CEO. "I know that her knowledge of our community, renewed relationships with staff and physicians and her incredibly positive attitude and energy will quickly make her an integral part of Team Trinity," she added.

During Seymour's tenure as associate COO, she managed numerous projects, including the construction of a free-standing emergency department and the completion of the certificate of need application for the kidney transplant program.

Ms. Seymour received her bachelor's degree in communications from Wake Forest University and her MBA from the University of Tampa.