Catherine Self joined the Baptist Healing Trust as Senior Vice-President in 2007, and was named President and CEO in 2010. With thirty-five years’ experience in the health care field, Cathy has provided direct care as a physical therapist and as an organizational leader through a number of roles including her previous service as Vice President for Organizational Learning with Saint Thomas Health Services in Nashville, TN. Cathy has a particular interest in leadership development and organizational culture change, adopting a walk-alongside coaching relationship to help leaders and organizations live into their highest calling in meeting the needs of those being served. Cathy was awarded a Masters in Leadership with a focus on servant leadership from Trinity Western Universtiy in 2003. In 2009 Cathy was awarded a Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership from Regent University. She and her husband Barney live in Franklin, TN and find their greatest delight in their two children, now grown , and their grandchildren who are their newest joy in life.