Charles N. Martin

Principal

Charlie Martin is the Principal of The Martin Companies and currently serves as the Chairman and CEO of Vanguard Health Systems.  He is the former Chairman, President, and CEO of OrNda HealthCorp. Under his leadership, OrNda’s revenues grew from approximately $450 million to $3 billion in four years to become the nation’s third-largest investor-owned hospital management company. His career includes serving as Director, President, and CEO of Healthtrust, Inc., as well as Director and Executive VP of HCA, Inc.

Mr. Martin earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Southern Adventist University.