Scott Breece is the Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer for Community Health Systems. He leads Information Security activities across all CHS hospitals, physician practices, multi-tiered data centers, and service centers. Mr. Breece’s primary responsibilities include cyber security, risk management for regulatory compliance, identity management, threat and vulnerability management, security awareness, and Information Security strategy and architecture.

Mr. Breece has more than 17 years of experience in the healthcare industry in a variety of Information Technology and Security roles. He is a results-oriented Information Security leader who drives high quality, innovative, and effective enterprise solutions to strategically support the business and maintain acceptable levels of service. He is recognized for his ability to develop a customer-focused culture and strives to provide quality service while exceeding customer expectations.

Mr. Breece has a Bachelors of Science in Computer Information Systems from Middle Tennessee State University. His professional affiliations include HIMSS, Nashville Technology Council, ISSA, and ISACA. He enjoys volunteering his technology experiences to non-profit organizations and giving back to the community. Mr. Breece and his team were the 2010 Information Security Executive (ISE) Southeast winners for project of the year.