\r\n\r\n[caption id="attachment_24938" align="alignnone" width="2000"]<a href="https:\/\/mountainmedianews.com\/?attachment_id=24938" rel="attachment wp-att-24938"><img class="size-full wp-image-24938" src="https:\/\/mountainmedianews.com\/wp-content\/uploads\/sites\/13\/2017\/02\/Windham_Will-264593.jpg" alt="" width="2000" height="3000" \/><\/a> William Windham[\/caption]\r\n<h1>William \u201cWill\u201d Windham has been named chief executive officer of LewisGale Hospital Alleghany, effective Apr. 3.<\/h1>\r\n\u201cWill\u2019s progressive career and accomplishments since joining HCA signify the type of leadership we can expect him to bring to LewisGale Hospital Alleghany,\u201d said Brian Baumgardner, president of LewisGale Regional Health System. \u201cThis hospital has been recognized nationally for patient safety and excellent health outcomes, and Will\u2019s leadership will continue to build on these successes.\u201d\r\n\r\nWindham has been a member of the HCA family since 2006, when he began his HCA career as an administrative intern at Chippenham & Johnston Willis Hospitals in Richmond, VA. He has held progressive leadership positions at HCA\u2019s HealthONE division office and Presbyterian\/St. Luke\u2019s Medical Center, both in Denver, CO; and the corporate Strategic Resource Group and Centennial Medical Center, both in Nashville, TN. Windham currently resides in McKinney, TX, where he serves as chief operating officer for HCA\u2019s Medical City McKinney.\r\n\r\n\u201cWill\u2019s experience and expertise is a perfect fit for our hospital,\u201d said Joe Carpenter, chairman of LewisGale Hospital Alleghany\u2019s Board of Trustees. \u201cI believe his personality and his love of outdoor activities will also be a perfect fit for our community.\u201d\r\n\r\nWindham earned his bachelor of science in business administration degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in Chapel Hill, NC; and his master of hospital and health administration degree from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond.\r\n\r\nIn his spare time, Windham and his wife, Lauren, enjoy visiting with family and friends, hiking and cycling. Windham also enjoys fly-fishing, movies and music. The Windhams just welcomed their first child, William Grayson, this month.