MARCH 28, 2014--CompHealth is the largest locum tenens physician staffing company in the United States. To keep up with its continued growth, CompHealth locum tenens president Melissa Byington announced the appointment of three new division vice presidents, each long-tenured leaders: Matt Bennett, Carrie Johnson and Lisa Payne.
"I'm thrilled for Matt, Carrie and Lisa. Each of these leaders started their career with CompHealth in either a business partner or sales role and truly understand what it takes to be successful at all levels of the organization," Byington said. "While they each bring their own unique strengths, they all have one thing in common — they are amazing examples of truly caring about those they lead."
Matt Bennett joined CompHealth in 2003, serving most recently as senior director of surgery and OB/GYN specialties. Matt is a strong advocate of CompHealth's people-first culture when working with both team members and clients.
Carrie Johnson joined CompHealth in 1999 after graduating from the University of Utah. Most recently, Carrie was senior director of the primary care division, where she has been influential in her team's personal and professional growth.
Lisa Payne joined CompHealth in 2001 after graduating from Utah State University. Most recently, Lisa served as senior director of the hospital-based specialty division. She is known for her passion, vision and ability to see and develop new opportunities.
"These promotions are a result of these leaders' hard work, combined with our company's growth," Byington adds. "I'm excited about the opportunities these new roles will provide for Matt, Carrie and Lisa. I'm confident we have the right team in place for continued success."
CompHealth is a national leader in healthcare staffing, serving providers in more than 100 specialties. CompHealth was founded in 1979 and is now the largest locum tenens staffing agency in the U.S. The company also specializes in permanent physician placement and both temporary and permanent allied healthcare staffing. CompHealth is part of the CHG Healthcare Services family of companies, which is ranked No. 16 on FORTUNE magazine's list of "100 Best Companies to Work For."