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Rosalyn Carpenter

Senior Vice President, Diversity and Inclusion

Rosalyn’s accountabilities include vision, leadership and enterprise management of diversity, health equity and inclusion strategies, programs, and initiatives for employees, patients and their families, and the communities we serve. She joined Catholic Health Initiatives in 2011 and served as Chief Diversity Officer. She previously held diversity leadership roles with HCA Healthcare and HealthTrust Purchasing Group. She was also President and Chief Executive Officer of the Urban League of Middle Tennessee and Executive Director of the Metro Human Relations Commission for Nashville and Davidson County. She serves on several advisory boards and committees, including the Meharry Medical College Health Policy Center National Advisory Board, the Catholic Health Association’s Special Committee to the Board on Diversity and Health Equity, and the Press Ganey Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Client Advisory Council. Rosalyn received bachelor’s degrees in health care administration and planning from Meharry Medical College and Tennessee State University, and an executive master’s degree in business administration from Tennessee State University, Nashville.