Aiken Regional's Administration and Board of Governors


James O’Loughlin
Chief Executive Officer

Bridget Denzik
Chief Nursing Officer

Matt Merrifield
Chief Operating Officer

Edward Romero
Chief Financial Officer

Nicole Morgan
Administrative Director of Business Development and Physician Services

Paul Hanna
Administrative Director of Human Resources

Heather Radford
Administrative Director of Quality and Risk Management

Dannette Rowe
Chief Executive Officer, Aurora Pavilion Behavioral Health

Gennia Jennings
Market Manager, Aiken Physicians Alliance

Eric Muhlbaier
Administrative Director of Support Services

Board of Governors

Wayne Frei, MD
Chairman of the Board
General Surgery, Aiken Surgical Associates

James O’Loughlin
Chief Executive Officer

Keith Alexander
Regional Vice President, UHS

Reverend Paul Bush
Senior Pastor, Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church

Gerald Gordon, MD
Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease, Internal Medicine Associates of Aiken

Asif Hashmi, MD
Internal Medicine

Sandra Jordan, PhD
Chancellor, University of South Carolina Aiken

Stuart MacVean
President and CEO, Savannah River Nuclear Solutions

Forest Mahan, PhD
President, Aiken Technical College

Pat Paxton, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Cardiology, Carolina Heart and Vascular Center

Virginia Winburn, MD
Colon & Rectal Surgery, Colon and Rectal Surgery Associates, PC