Chris Stines

Chris Stines became President of CHI St. Vincent North in 2019. He joined CHI St. Vincent in 2013 as the Executive Director of neurosciences. In 2016, Stines was promoted to Vice President of Operations for North, our hospital in Sherwood.


  • Stines is a native of Champaign, Illinois and attended Indiana University where he obtained a bachelor’s degree in economics with a certificate in business and a master’s degree in healthcare administration.
  • He has a diverse and extensive background in health care administration, working for-profit, non-for-profit, academic, large physician group practices and international health care organizations.  He came to CHI St. Vincent from Johns Hopkins Medicine where he served as COO/Project Director.  Before that he spent over 15 years at Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis, Indiana serving in various roles as Executive Director, COO and Foundation President.
  • He serves on several Boards including Sherwood Chamber of Commerce, North Little Rock Chamber of Commerce, and St. Joseph’s Center.