Brian Elisco, 35
Texas group chief financial officer, Tenet Healthcare Corp.
Elisco oversees financial performance for Tenet’s largest group, generating $2 billion in net revenue annually. He championed an initiative providing greater access to care for psychiatric patients, helping relocate emergency observation beds into community settings. While serving as CFO of North Central Baptist Hospital in San Antonio before being promoted in 2018, he instituted financial strategies that improved results by 78% in 2018 compared with the previous year.