Chief Administrative Officers

Our UF Health chief administrative officers provide executive leadership and guidance for the academic health center through broad-based core programs to support operations.

Randall C. Jenkins, Esq.

Randall C. Jenkins, Esq.

Senior Vice President and General Counsel
UF Health Shands

Administrator, UF College of Medicine Self-Insurance Program
UF Health Shands

Gigi Lipori

Gigi Lipori, M.T., M.B.A.

SVP and Chief Information Officer, Interim
UF Health Shands

Chief Information Officer, Interim
UF Health Science Center

Chief Data Officer
UF Health Shands

Melanie Ross

Melanie Fridl Ross,
M.S.J., E.L.S.

Senior Vice President and Chief Communications Officer
UF Health Shands

Associate Vice President
Health Affairs 

Bio (PDF)

Elizabeth White

Elizabeth B. Ruszczyk, J.D., CIPP, C.H.C., CHRC, CPC-A

Executive Associate Vice President and Chief Compliance and Privacy Officer
University of Florida

Vice President and Chief Privacy and Compliance Officer
UF Health


Stephen Sugrue

Stephen Sugrue, Ph.D.

Acting Associate Vice President for Research
UF Health

Senior Associate Dean for Research Affairs
University of Florida College of Medicine