Our Leadership

Wes Taylor

Wes Taylor

Chief Executive Officer

Wes Taylor joined Ashley Regional Medical Center in April 2020 after having served as Chief Operating Officer for three years at Havasu Regional Medical Center (HRMC) in Lake Havasu City, Arizona. Prior to HRMC, he was an Administrator for Southwest Healthcare System, overseeing two hospitals in the Murrieta, California area, as well as working at the George Washington University Hospital in Washington, D.C.

Wes began his career in healthcare as an Administrative Fellow and Transplant Institute Manager at the University of Pennsylvania Health System in Philadelphia. He earned a bachelor’s degree in business management from Marriott School of Management, Brigham Young University, in Provo, Utah, and a master’s degree in health care administration from University of Minnesota in Minneapolis.

Wes is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE). Outside of work Wes enjoys spending time with his family and serving the community.


Greg Gardiner

Greg Gardiner

Chief Clinical Officer

Greg is a native to Vernal, Utah.  He has worked at Ashley Regional Medical Center as Chief Clinical Officer since 2013.

Greg earned both his Bachelor’s in Nursing and Master’s in Business Administration from Southern Utah University. He enjoys spending time with his family as well as coaching youths and playing basketball. 


Chad Labrum

Chad Labrum

Chief Financial Officer

As a native of the Uintah Basin, Chad is rooted in the Vernal community. He has worked at Ashley Regional Medical Center since 1991 and served as Chief Financial Officer since 1993.

He received his Bachelor’s in Accounting from Brigham Young University. Chad has three boys and one girl. He likes to spend time with his grandkids as well as reading and fishing.