Elizabeth A. Lorenzi | Vice President/Chief Operating Officer

Lorenzi has more than 25 years of management experience in the health service industry, including progressive operational and financial leadership in business development, managed care contracting, strategic planning, and physician integration. She has a rich history of healthcare experience in Monterey County and is recognized for her strong physician relations skills. Lorenzi joined Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula (CHOMP) as vice president/chief operating officer of Community Health Innovations (CHI) in January of 2012.

In 2013, Lorenzi helped lead Monterey County physicians in the formation of the Monterey Bay Independent Physician Association (MBIPA), T the first and only IPA in Monterey County since 1996. The MBIPA provides Aspire Health Plan the professional services necessary to manage the health of its Medicare Advantage members.

Lorenzi was formerly senior vice president, Physician Integration and Business Development at Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System (SVMH), director of Business Development at Natividad Medical Center and director of Business Development at Merced Community Medical Center.

Lorenzi was appointed to the Natividad Medical Center board of trustees in August of 2006, one of seven community leaders providing direction and governance to maintain the sustainability of this Monterey County safety-net hospital.

Lorenzi distinguished herself by completing a Master’s of Health Administration at the University of Southern California. She is a graduate of California State University, Fresno.