Troy Greer


Troy Greer, Chief Executive Officer of Lovelace Medical Center, came to Lovelace Health System in 2007.

Lovelace Medical Center is the flagship hospital of the Lovelace Health System, dedicated to exceeding patients’ expectations and offering unparalleled health care. It offers New Mexico’s only Gamma Knife Center, specializing in non-invasive brain surgery. Lovelace Medical Center is home to a state-of-the-art Cancer Care program, which features the state’s most advanced technology and most experienced team in the fight against cancer. It has also earned The Joint Commission’s certification as a Primary Stroke Center, as well as the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Gold Plus award for commitment to quality patient care.

Before taking the helm at Lovelace Medical Center, Troy was CEO of Lovelace Westside Hospital. Under his direction, the facility has undergone a $4.5 million renovation, which created an obstetrics unit with nine private labor/delivery/recovery and post partum rooms. He has also led the hospital toward new, state-of-the-art services, including in pulmonology, critical care and bariatrics. He renovated the hospital’s 24-hour emergency department, which now offers patients the ability to see a provider in about 30 minutes or less.

He has also helmed numerous technological advancements at Lovelace Westside Hospital, including the addition of the Westside’s first 64-slice CT scanner, digital mammography and state-of-the-art MRI capability. He has also overseen the addition of the only Inpatient Pediatric Unit providing care to Rio Rancho and Westside Albuquerque.

Troy has been named a top-performing CEO by New Mexico Business Weekly and an honoree of the publication’s Forty Under 40 award, which recognizes leadership of those under 40 years old who are helping shape and improve the state. Under his leadership, Lovelace Westside Hospital was named among the top 50 Best Places to Work in Health Care in the nation, according to Modern Healthcare magazine. It was also named a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures from The Joint Commission and earned a Roadrunner Recognition from New Mexico Quality Awards.

Before joining Lovelace Health System, Troy served for eight years in executive leadership roles within Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) health care system facilities. At Clear Lake Regional Medical Center in Webster, Texas, he served for two years as Chief Operating Officer, Ethics and Compliance Officer, as well as serving concurrently as CEO at Pearland Regional Medical Center. Previous to these positions, Troy served as COO at The Women’s Hospital of Texas in Houston.

Troy earned his Master of Science in Healthcare Administration and Master of Business Administration from the University of Alabama-Birmingham. Troy also earned his Bachelor of Science also from the University of Alabama. He serves as a board member for the New Mexico Hospital Association and as chairman for Quality New Mexico.

Community Engagement

  • Kirtland Airforce Base, Honorary Commander Program
  • New Mexico Excellence in Learning, Member
  • New Mexico Hospital Association, Board Member
  • Make A Wish Foundation of New Mexico, Board Member