Betsy Nabel, MD, President of Brigham Health, recently announced that David McCready, MBA, MHA, has been selected as the next President of Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital. McCready joins the institution from Brigham and Women’s Hospital, where he was Senior Vice President of Surgical, Procedural and Imaging Services, Facilities and Operations.

“David’s devotion to exceptional patient care combined with his extensive operational expertise and history collaborating with the Faulkner team make him the optimal person for this vitally important role,” says Nabel.


I am honored and humbled to have been chosen to lead Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital. The BWFH community and its culture has inspired me. I look forward to sharing my passions for exceptional patient care, a spirit of innovation and a commitment to serving our community with staff at all levels of the organization.

David McCready, MBA, MHA Incoming President of Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital

Since 2005, McCready has held a series of important departmental and hospital-wide roles in his tenure at the Brigham.

Prior to joining the Brigham, McCready held leadership roles at Boston University Medical Center, PricewaterhouseCoopers, and Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield. He earned his Bachelor’s, MBA and MHA from the University of Pittsburgh.

McCready succeeds Dr. Michael Gustafson, who is assuming the presidency of UMass Memorial Medical Center.