Chief Executive Officer - Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center
As Chief Executive Officer, Ritchie has responsibility for Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center, located in Houma, Louisiana. Ritchie was born and raised in Houma, and is delighted to be working in his home town.
After serving his country in the United States Army’s 101st Airborne Division for 5 years, Ritchie pursued higher education at Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana. His background is in Radiology, and he joined Ochsner as the Administrative Director of Radiology at Ochsner Medical Center 2006. Ritchie was promoted to Assistant-Vice President of Radiology, where he had responsibilities for Radiology at all 8 of Ochsner’s hospital locations.
In 2011, Ritchie became the Chief Operating Officer at Ochsner St. Anne General Hospital. He spent two years in that role and today he is the Chief Executive Officer of Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center. Ritchie is a Certified Radiology Administrator; he also holds Radiology certifications in Diagnostic Radiology, Cardiovascular-Interventional Technology, and Quality Management. Additionally, Dupre is a Certified Medical Practice Executive.
Ritchie is married and has two children.