Scott Raynes, MBA, MA
President & CEO
Scott Raynes, MBA, M.A. joined Southeast Georgia Health System as its president
and chief executive officer (CEO) in January 2022.
Raised in West Virginia, Mr. Raynes earned his bachelor’s degree
in business administration from West Virginia Institute of Technology,
his master’s degree in business administration with a specialization
in health care from West Virginia University, and a master’s degree
in higher education and counseling from Morehead State University.
Prior to joining the Health System, Mr. Raynes served as president of Baptist
Hospitals, Inc. and executive vice president of Baptist Healthcare Corp
in Pensacola, Florida. During his tenure he led Northwest Florida and
South Alabama’s largest health system which includes five hospitals
and residency and fellowship programs in orthopaedics, internal medicine,
primary care, sports medicine, cardiology and anesthesia. The system is
a national leader in patient satisfaction with over half of the hospitals
in the U.S. visiting for advice and consultation.
Mr. Raynes is a past president of the Tennessee Hospital Association and
a fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives. He has served
on many local boards of directors and held several volunteer roles in
communities where he has lived.
Mr. Raynes and his wife, Shawnna, have two daughters, Delaney, a first
year medical student, and Ella, a high school senior.