Jim Beck Brown
Chief executive officer
Previous to his appointment as chief executive officer (CEO) of HCA Houston Healthcare North Cypress, Jim Beck Brown was chief development officer (CDO) at HCA Healthcare’s Gulf Coast Division.
Brown joined HCA Healthcare in 2017. Before coming to HCA Healthcare, Brown was senior vice president/CEO of ambulatory services for Memorial Hermann Health System. Brown has also served as the orthopedic service line executive for Memorial Hermann Health System and CEO of Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital. His career began at Christus St. Joseph’s Health System in Paris, Texas as an administrative resident, eventually rising to the rank of vice president. He later served as chief operating officer (COO) at Lea Regional Medical Center in Hobbs, New Mexico, and COO at Doctors Hospital of Dallas.
Brown earned his bachelor’s degree in marketing at Texas A&M University and a master’s degree in healthcare administration from Trinity University. Brown is currently a fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives and serves as an advisory board member of the Trinity University Healthcare Administration Program.
Chief medical officer
Jin Kim, MD, was appointed as chief medical officer (CMO) of HCA Houston Healthcare North Cypress in 2020. With Dr. Kim's leadership, HCA Houston North Cypress focuses on ensuring high-quality, patient-centered care through clinical and quality initiatives that support the provision of consistent clinical performance and practice standards across the hospital.
Joining HCA Healthcare in 2020, Dr. Kim previously served as CMO at Memorial Hermann Sugar Land for two years and served in various roles including chief of staff, emergency medicine medical director and trauma medical director. In his previous roles, he proved to be passionate about patient outcomes and was instrumental in monitoring and implementing quality improvement strategies, directing activities for clinical performance and innovation.
Dr. Kim earned a bachelor's of science in electrical engineering from The University of Texas and attended medical school at The University of Texas Medical Branch. He completed his emergency medicine residency at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center and is board-certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine.
Chief operating officer
Naman Mahajan was appointed as chief operating officer (COO) at HCA Houston Healthcare North Cypress in 2019. He is responsible for ensuring consistent department and service line strategy alignment as well as hospital facility initiatives including construction, new equipment, quality improvements, efficient utilization and the overall care environment of the facility.
Mahajan joined HCA Healthcare in 2017. With over 15 years of healthcare experience, he served as chief executive officer (CEO) for two years and as COO for three years at Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital, a newly renovated HCA Houston ER 24/7 emergency room. Before joining HCA Healthcare, he served as CEO at Select Medical Corporation for two years and as assistant CEO at Community Health Systems.
Mahajan earned a bachelor's of arts from The University of Texas and a master's of business administration in healthcare administration from Baylor University. He currently serves as a board member of Cy-Fair Houston Chamber of Commerce, Cy-Fair Educational Foundation, Cypress Creek EMS and is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives.
Chief financial officer
Bryan Shepherd joined HCA Houston Healthcare North Cypress as chief financial officer (CFO) in 2018. He oversees management of all financial departments, allocation of resources and preparation of the annual budget including accounting and health information.
Shepherd joined HCA Healthcare in 2001 and has over 15 years of finance experience. He served as vice president of finances over the northwest Houston market for HCA Healthcare's Gulf Coast Division. He served as CFO at TriStar Summit Medical Center for three years and as division controller over the TriStar Division for five years. Shepherd also served as a controller for St. David’s HealthCare System for four years.
Shepherd earned a bachelor's of business administration from Ohio University.
Chief nursing officer
Troy Sarver joined HCA Houston Healthcare North Cypress as chief nursing officer (CNO) in 2018. In his role, he oversees the clinical, operational, strategic, quality and financial performance of the hospital's nursing service line.
Joining HCA Healthcare in 2001, Sarver served 17 years in multiple nursing leadership roles at Texas Orthopedic Hospital including CNO, assistant CNO, director of surgical services and house supervisors, assistant director of perioperative services and staff operating room nurse.
He holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and a Master of Healthcare Administration from the University of Phoenix.