Executive Bios

Meet Our Leadership Team

Allen Harrison - Chief Executive Officer

Allen Harrison

Chief Executive Officer

St. David’s North Austin Medical Center

Allen Harrison was named CEO of St. David's North Austin Medical Center in August 2011. Prior to this time, he served as Chief Operating Officer at Presbyterian/St. Luke’s in Denver, Colorado. Mr. Harrison has more than 20 years of experience in the healthcare field.

Before joining Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center, Mr. Harrison served in leadership positions including Vice President of Business Development for HCA’s Continental Division and vice president of business development for HealthONE’s The Medical Center of Aurora, among others. Earlier in his career, Mr. Harrison was the administrator of Kaiser Rehabilitation Hospital in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Mr. Harrison is a native of Tulsa. He graduated magna cum laude from Oral Roberts University with a bachelor’s degree in engineering and biomedical engineering. He holds a master’s degree in engineering and biomedical engineering from the University of Virginia and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Colorado at Denver.

Sheri Dube - Chief Operating Officer

Sheri Dube

Chief Operating Officer

St. David’s North Austin Medical Center

Sheri Dube has been the COO of St. David’s North Austin Medical Center since April 2002. She originally joined the hospital in 1997, serving in leadership roles in human resources and administration.

Prior to joining St. David’s HealthCare, Ms. Dube was Director of Human Resources at Polly Ryan Memorial Hospital in Richmond, Texas. She is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives.

Ms. Dube holds a master’s degree in healthcare administration from Texas Woman’s University and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Iowa.

Jane McCurley, DNP, MBA, RN, NEA-BC, FACHE - Chief Nursing Officer

Jane McCurley, DNP, MBA, RN, NEA-BC, FACHE

Chief Nursing Officer

St. David’s North Austin Medical Center

In March 2012, Jane McCurley was named chief nursing officer of St. David’s North Austin Medical Center. Ms. McCurley has more than 30 years of experience in nursing, and previously served as Chief Nursing Office of North Hills Hospital in North Richland Hills, Texas, where she advanced a wide range of quality initiatives.

Ms. McCurley graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Texas Woman’s University, where she also received a master’s degree in business administration. She holds a doctorate of nursing practice from Texas Christian University.

Kenneth W. Mitchell, M.D. - Chief Medical Officer

Kenneth White Mitchell, MD

Chief Medical Officer

St. David’s North Austin Medical Center

Kenneth W. Mitchell, MD, has been the Vice President of Medical Affairs and Chief Medical Officer for St. David’s North Austin Medical Center since 2006.

Previously, he held various leadership positions at the Austin Diagnostic Clinic, including Chairman and Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors.

He is also active in the American Heart Association, where he received a Distinguished Service Award. Dr. Mitchell is a Diplomate in the American Board of Internal Medicine and a Certified Professional in Utilization Review. He has also served on the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas Physician’s Advisory Committee and as a quality improvement consultant for Fortune 500 clients.

Dr. Mitchell received a bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Texas at Austin, graduating cum laude, and his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical School at Houston, where he also served his residency at Hermann Hospital, St. Joseph’s Hospital and M.D. Anderson Cancer Institute. Dr. Mitchell is a member of the Travis County Medical Society, Texas Medical Association, American Medical Association, American Society of Internal Medicine and the American College of Phlebology.

Natalie Pack - Chief Financial Officer

Natalie Pack

Chief Financial Officer

St. David’s North Austin Medical Center

Natalie Pack serves as chief financial officer of St. David’s North Austin Medical Center. Pack joined St. David’s HealthCare from The Medical Center of Plano an HCA-affiliated Level II trauma facility with 429 licensed beds—where she served for seven years in various positions including assistant controller, controller, and ultimately, vice president of finance.

Pack has two decades of combined hospital financial management and accounting experience. Since she first began her career at Arthur Andersen, LLP, she has worked as a systems integration consultant and senior business manager at Cambridge Technology Partners, a subsidiary of Novell, Inc., as a senior business analyst at UnitedHealthcare and as associate controller in HCA’s chief financial officer development program at Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center in Las Vegas.


Cameron Howard – Assistant Administrator


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