Jim Gebhart, a native of western Oklahoma, has served as president of Mercy Hospital Oklahoma City since July 2009. He relocated to Oklahoma from Texas where he held a similar position in Waco.
In addition to his work as president, Jim also serves as regional strategy officer for the state of Oklahoma. Jim earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Oklahoma Baptist University and a master’s degree from the University of Dallas in healthcare administration.
Jim is a board member of Leadership Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Hospital Association, Oklahoma March of Dimes, Oklahoma Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET), United Way of Oklahoma City and YMCA of Greater Oklahoma City. He has been a fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives since 2007.