David S. Wagner, FACHE
Chief Executive Officer
David S. Wagner, FACHE, is the Chief Executive Officer at HCA Houston Healthcare Pearland. He has more than 30 years of healthcare experience and most recently served as vice president of facilities management and support services at Saint Francis Health System in Tulsa, Oklahoma. During his tenure at Saint Francis Health System, Wagner managed a $206-million hospital expansion, which included a new tower, emergency department, lobby, chapel and convent.
Wagner also served as vice president at CHRISTUS Spohn Health System and administrator for CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Beeville. He also held senior management positions at CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Health System in Longview, Texas, and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas.
He is active in his community serving as a board member for the American College of Healthcare Executive - Southeast Texas Chapter, Pearland Chamber of Commerce and Northern Brazoria County Education Alliance. Wagner is frequently a guest speaker at Texas Woman’s University and UTHealth School of Public Health.
Wagner earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Texas A&M University and a master's of science in healthcare administration at Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas.
Chief Nursing Officer
Sylvia Godinich serves as Chief Nursing Officer at HCA Houston Healthcare Pearland. She started her nursing career as a labor and delivery and ICU nurse at the The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston in 1991. She joined HCA Houston Healthcare in 1997 as the director of women's services at HCA Houston Healthcare Mainland.
While at HCA Houston Mainland, Godinich added director of post-operative services to her position before her promotion to assistant administrator of nursing services. In 2009, Godinich became the director of labor and delivery at The Woman's Hospital of Texas. In 2012, she was promoted to associate chief nursing officer and was chosen as a Gulf Coast Division representative for the Executive Development Program cohort of 2017.
Godinich earned her bachelor's degree in nursing and her master's degree in healthcare administration. She is member of the American College of Healthcare Executives, American Organization of Nurse Executives, American Nurses Association, and Texas Nurses Association.
Assistant Chief Financial Officer
Brandon Frazier serves as the Assistant Chief Financial Officer at HCA Houston Healthcare Pearland. Before joining HCA Houston Pearland, Frazier was the chief financial officer in-training at Universal Health Services (UHS) - Brentwood Behavioral Healthcare and he also served as the chief financial officer at UHS - River Oaks Hospital.
Frazier received his bachelor's degree in accounting from the University of Southern Mississippi and his master's degree in business administration from Belhaven University. He has been accepted into the HCA Executive Development Program.