About the President
Mr. Kyriacou began serving as president and chief executive officer in November 2011. His experience in health care administration is extensive. Prior to joining Gaylord, Mr. Kyriacou was the president and chief executive officer of Hanover Health Care in Hanover, Pennsylvania. Previous to his role at Hanover he was instrumental in the development of the Hartford Healthcare System (HHCS) for over two decades, first as vice president of administration and professional services at Meriden-Wallingford Hospital (now MidState Medical Center which is owned by HHCS) in the late 1980s, then as vice president of system development at HHCS and executive vice president and chief operating officer at MidState Medical Center.
With over 30 years in the healthcare industry, he brings experience in strategic planning, business development, philanthropic fundraising, corporate financing, mergers and acquisitions, and phyisican recruitment and integration within acute care hospitals and ambulatory centers in the Northeast. Mr. Kyriacou received his bachelor's degree in urban studies from the University of Massachusettes, Amherst, where he also earned his master's degree in public health administration.