Drew Tyrer assumed the role of chief operating officer for TriStar Summit Medical Center in Hermitage earlier this week.
Tyrer most recently served as chief operating officer of TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center in Smyrna.
"We are excited to welcome Drew to our team and the community," said Jeff Whitehorn, chief executive officer of TriStar Summit. "His healthcare leadership experience and passion for making a difference in the lives of others will be a tremendous benefit for our patients and community."
Tyrer earned his bachelor's degree in sport administration from University of Dayton in Dayton, Ohio, and his master's of sport administration from the University of Louisville in Louisville, Ky.
Tyrer later earned a master's degree in healthcare administration and a master's degree in business administration from Xavier University in Cincinnati. He is also a graduate of HCA's Chief Operating Officer Development Program.