St. Francis CEO, David Koontz, steps down

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – The CEO of St. Francis has stepped down after two years at the hospital.

Steve Butler, Chair of the Board of Trustees at St. Francis released the following statement:

After two years as CEO of St. Francis Hospital, David Koontz has decided to step down from his role. David joined St. Francis at a critical time, leading the hospital through its integration into LifePoint Health and moving the financial turnaround of the hospital forward. With a lot of operational re-engineering complete, he's decided it's time for someone else to take the helm as CEO while he returns to Texas to be with his family.

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