Christie Strong

Executive Director

Ms. Strong has served as Executive Director of Dickson Medical Associates (DMA) since 2018.

As Executive Director, Strong is responsible for providing overall leadership, growth, administration and performance of all aspects of DMA’s clinic activities to ensure the accomplishment of the organization’s objectives.

“I am very proud to call DMA home. It is the care our providers and nurses deliver on a daily basis that make DMA a great place to work.  As Executive Director, I plan to continue to drive our strategic initiatives that support our mission of providing excellent, convenient and comprehensive care to our community while leading with our core values of service, honesty, accountability, professionalism and excellence.”

Strong first joined DMA as Director of Finance and Business Development in 2014. She was promoted to Chief Financial Officer in 2016. As an integral part of the organization’s leadership, Strong has been responsible for overseeing the accounting, finance and business development of the medical group.

During her tenure in this role, Strong has helped DMA to open new services including DMA Physical Therapy and DMA Mammography, Dickson’s first 3D mammography screening center, as well as new primary care clinics on Mathis Drive and in White Bluff, TN.

Ms. Strong is an experienced finance and healthcare professional, with over 13 years experience in working in diverse Finance positions.  Her background includes positions at publicly traded, HCA -Physician Services and Philips Healthcare.  She has expertise in Financial Planning and Analysis, Mergers and Acquisitions, Business Development, Process Re-engineering, and Change Management.

Ms. Strong is a Certified Public Accountant, CPA, licensed by the state of Tennessee.  She received her Bachelor of Business Administration from Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, TN, and her Master of Business Administration from Belmont University in Nashville, TN.