DeAndre James

Chief Executive Officer

DeAndre began his healthcare career as a Hospital Corpsman in the US Navy, and joins the Health Trust from recent service as Chief Operating Officer at San Mateo Medical Center, a government hospital with a mission to serve the underserved. DeAndre came to know Santa Cruz County in his prior role as Executive Director of Dignity Health Medical Group – Dominican. He has worked in various roles within the healthcare sector across the past two decades. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Management from Southern Illinois University and a Master’s in Health System Management from Rush University.