Meet the team members who provide leadership and direction to our organization
Kenneth “Murray” Fournie
President, Jupiter Medical Center Foundation
Murray Fournie serves as President of the Jupiter Medical Center (JMC) Foundation, the fundraising arm of the hospital. Murray is responsible for all aspects of fundraising for JMC overseeing all annual, major, planned and deferred giving programs, capital campaigns, endowment development, special events, business partnerships and grants acquisition. As a member of the JMC Senior Leadership team, he works with the JMC leaders, Foundation Board members and the JMC President & CEO in formulating foundation goals and objectives. Prior to joining the Jupiter Medical Center Foundation, Murray served as Director of Major Gifts & Planned Giving at the Indian River Medical Center Foundation in Vero Beach, Florida. There, he organized and implemented a campaign involving community volunteers, board members, and key medical center and foundation staff. He has over 20 years of fundraising experience in a variety of roles. Murray received a Bachelor of Arts from Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, Florida, and a Master of Education from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. He is a Certified Fund Raising Executive.
Vice President, Post-Acute & Pavilion Administrator
Betsy Heartfield oversees all administrative functions at The Pavilion, as well as post-acute care services and inpatient rehabilitation at Jupiter Medical Center. Betsy joined Jupiter Medical Center in 2004 after serving as Administrator of ManorCare in West Palm Beach, Florida. She holds a Bachelor in Accounting from New Hampshire College and a Master in Physical Therapy from the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida. Betsy is a member of the Florida Healthcare Association.
Vice President, Finance & Chief Financial Officer
Dale Hocking is responsible for maintaining the integrity and accuracy of the financial reporting for Jupiter Medical Center, its charitable Foundation, and the Pavilion. He also handles the revenue cycle and supply chain operations. Dale previously served as the Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Central Florida Health Alliance in Leesburg, Florida and Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Mayo Clinic, St. Luke's Hospital, and Methodist Medical Center all located in Jacksonville, Florida. Dale was an auditor for the international accounting firm of Ernst and Young. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida, and is a Florida Certified Public Accountant. Dale serves on the Board of the Jupiter Outpatient Surgery Center on behalf of Jupiter Medical Center. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Healthcare Financial Management Association.
Vice President, Chief Operating Officer & Chief Nursing Officer
Steven is responsible for the clinical and operational departments within the hospital, and oversees all care delivery for nursing and ancillary clinical departments at Jupiter Medical Center. Prior to joining Jupiter Medical Center, Steven held numerous executive positions in nursing and patient care services (including Interim CNO) at Holy Cross Hospital in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He received a Master of Science in Nursing from Nova University in Davie, Florida, and a Bachelor of Arts in Healthcare Services from St. Thomas University in Miami, Florida. Steven is a member of the American Organization of Nurse Executives, Florida Organization of Nurse Executives (Treasurer), South Florida Organization of Nurse Executives (President-Elect), American Association of Critical Care Nurses, Emergency Nurses Association and the National Association of Healthcare Quality. He currently serves as Treasurer on the Board of Directors of the South Florida Nursing Consortium.
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Vice President, General Counsel
Kelly Sullivan’s role on the Executive Leadership Team is to develop legal strategies to advance Jupiter Medical Center’s interests while addressing all legal issues that arise in the Medical Center’s business operations. She is responsible for the oversight of all legal matters related to the operation of the Medical Center and its affiliated companies. She advises and counsels Medical Center team members regarding a broad array of legal issues, including primarily, compliance with federal and state healthcare laws and regulations. Kelly was among the first Board Certified Health Lawyers in Florida and she holds the AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards as rated by her peers. Kelly’s career has focused on the healthcare industry where she has represented a wide range of healthcare organizations including health systems, physicians, a large pharmacy benefit manager and the largest managed care provider in Florida. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Health Services Management from New College, University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and a Juris Doctorate from Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida. Kelly has more than 24 years of legal experience in the healthcare industry. She is a member of the American Health Lawyers Association, the Florida Academy of Healthcare Attorneys, and the Florida Bar Health Law Section.
Vice President, Chief Ambulatory Care Officer