Management

Stanton Nelson
Chief Executive Officer
Biography PhotoStanton Nelson was named as our Chief Executive Officer in January 2008 and has served as one of our directors since August 2003 and our Chairman of the Board from July 2008 until June 2011. From September 2001 to December 2013, Mr. Nelson served as Executive Vice President of R.T. Oliver Investment Company, a privately-held company engaged ... More >>
Thomas Michaud
Chairman / Founder
Biography PhotoThomas Michaud was appointed as Chairman of the Board, effective July 2013. Mr. Michaud’s responsibilities include marketing the Foundation program to potential surgeon partners, developing new geographic and product markets for the Company, along with medium and long term corporate planning and strategy. Mr. Michaud founded Foundation Sur... More >>
Robert M. Byers
Advisor to Chairman
Biography PhotoRobert M. Byers joined us in July 2013 and currently serves as Advisor to the Chairman of the Board, a position he was appointed to in February 2014. Prior to that time, Mr. Byers served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Foundation Surgery Affiliates since February 2001. Prior to 2001, Mr. Byers served as president of an Oklahoma... More >>
Marcelo Puiggari
General Counsel & Corporate Compliance Officer
Biography PhotoMr. Puiggari is General Counsel & Corporate Compliance Officer at Foundation’s Corporate Office in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Mr. Puiggari earned his Bachelor’s degree from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, his Juris Doctor degree from Oklahoma City University School of Law, and his Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree in Federal Taxation from S... More >>
Hubert King
Chief Financial Officer
Biography PhotoHubert King was named our Chief Financial Officer on July 1. 2014. From 2010 to April 2014, Mr. King served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of SoutheastHEALTH which is a four hospital system consisting of a tertiary care hospital with three satellite hospital facilities and multiple outpatient facilities. From 2006 to 2010, M... More >>