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Acadia Hospital Executive Leadership

Acadia Hospital’s leadership team is responsible for the strategic planning and administrative oversight of the organization.

Daniel B. Coffey - President and CEO

Daniel B Coffey, President and CEO, Acadia Hospital Daniel B. Coffey is the president and chief executive officer of Acadia Hospital. He has worked within EMHS in a number of roles with increasing responsibility
Coffey began working at Eastern Maine Medical Center in 1976 and served in various positions before assuming duties at EMHS in 1984. His EMHS responsibilities have included management and oversight of finance, human resources, information technology, internal audit, and compliance. Previously, he was assistant administrator and chief financial officer at Community General Hospital in Fort Fairfield, Maine.

Coffey holds a BS degree in Business Administration from Husson University, Bangor, Maine and a MS degree in Business Administration with a concentration in healthcare financial management from the University of South Carolina. He is a fellow of the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA), and served that organization as Maine chapter president, chapter liaison representative for New England, and as a member of HFMA's National Board of Directors for two years. He is a member of the Maine Hospital Association Council on Economics and Finance, and he also serves on the Healthcare Roundtable for Chief Financial Officers.
 
Coffey’s civic involvement includes terms on public and private school boards, and he has served on the board of trustees for the All Souls Congregational Church, Bangor Symphony Orchestra, Good Samaritan Agency, and the YWCA. He developed and taught a course in healthcare financial management at Husson University, and currently serves as a member of their Board of Directors.  Coffey also serves on the board of HealthInfoNet and on the Investment Committee for the Bangor Y.

Anthony T. Ng, MD DFAPA - Chief Medical Officer

Anthony T Ng, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Acadia Hospital Dr. Anthony T. Ng is a board-certified psychiatrist serving as the chief medical officer at Acadia Hospital. He is also an assistant professor of Psychiatry at the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences and the George Washington University School of Medicine. 

Dr. Ng has served as president of the American Association of Emergency Psychiatry, as well as a member on the board of the American Association of Community Psychiatrists.  He has a long history of involvement and advocacy in community mental health issues.  He has extensive experience in the area of primary care and mental health, cross cultural issues, community system issues, substance abuse and homeless issues, and has presented numerous lectures and written extensively on many of these topics. Dr. Ng was the former chairperson for the New York State Office of Mental Health (OMH) Multicultural Advisory Committee, which advised the Commissioner of Mental Health on issues of cultural competency within the OMH system. 

Dr. Ng received his bachelor’s degree at The City College and his medical degree at SUNY at Buffalo School of Medicine.  He completed his psychiatry residency at St. Vincent’s Hospital and an additional year of training as a Public Psychiatry Fellow at Columbia/Presbyterian Hospital.  Dr. Ng was the director of the Primary Care Consultation-Liaison Service at Gouverneur Hospital in New York City, and later became one of the associate medical directors of Project Renewal, Inc, a non-profit agency that works with the homeless with mental illness and substance abuse in New York City.  Dr. Ng has also worked with Project HELP, a homeless outreach team in New York City.

Marie Suitter - Chief Financial Officer

Marie Suitter, Chief Financial Officer, Acadia Hospital Marie Suitter is the chief financial officer for Acadia Hospital and is responsible for coordinating resources and providing timely advice to ensure the organization’s fiscal stability. She earned both her B.S. in Accounting and Masters of Science in Business from Husson University.

Suitter’s healthcare accounting career began in 1983 at The Aroostook Medical Center where she became their reimbursement manager in 1989.  Suitter has been with Acadia Hospital since 2002.

Among her many professional affiliations, Suitter is a member of the Healthcare Financial Management Association and serves on the Supervisory Committee for EMMC Federal Credit Union.

Scott Oxley - Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

Scott A. Oxley – Scott Oxley is the Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for Acadia Hospital, Corp., a member of Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems (EMHS), located in Bangor, Maine. For Acadia, Scott oversees all business aspects for the majority of direct patient care and support functions located at the hospital in addition to leading a number of clinic and community-based services.
 
A 24 year employee of EMHS, Scott has served in a number of roles within the System. His positions over the years have included EMHS Interim Treasurer and Chief Financial Offer, EMHS Vice-President of Corporate Services, CEO for Affiliated Healthcare Systems (a collection of wholly-owned and partnership business ventures), and as the EMHS Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer.
 
Scott is a certified public accountant, holds a master's degree in business administration from UMaine and a bachelor's degree in public accounting from Husson College. He is currently active in a number of civic organizations in addition to many years of leadership to the youth as a boy scout leader and coach of youth athletics. He and his wife, Donna, reside in Brewer with their two children and enjoy outdoor activities throughout all four seasons in Maine.

Wayne Steller, PMHNP-BC - Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer

Wayne Steller, Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer, Acadia Hospital Wayne Steller is the vice president and chief nursing officer at Acadia Hospital and has been with Acadia since 1992with various positions. He obtained his bachelor of science in nursing from the University of Maine in 1988 and completed a master of science in nursing at Husson University in 2007. Steller is a board-certified adult psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner (PMH-NP) with over thirty years of experience. He is a member of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association and has been a frequent speaker and presenter on a variety of mental health issues. In addition to his executive duties, Steller periodically provides direct patient care services.

Steller served in the United States Navy from 1976 – 1980 and the United States Army Reserve from 1980 – 1982.