Stan Shelton

Senior Vice President, Planning, Development and Construction

Stan Shelton is Woman’s Senior Vice President of Planning, Development and Construction.  Stan joined Woman’s in August 1989 as Director of Human Resources and was successively promoted to his current position in March 2007. He was responsible for the replacement hospital project and currently oversees the strategic development of the campus as well as facilities management. Stan served as the Hospital’s Incident Commander during Hurricanes Katrina and Rita.  

He received a Bachelor of General Studies in Business Administration degree from LSU in 1980 and a Master of Science in Organization Development degree from Pepperdine University in 1996. Prior to joining Woman’s, Stan served as Assistant Vice President of Human Resources at United Companies Financial Corporation in Baton Rouge, as Director of Personnel at Mary Chiles Hospital in Mt. Sterling, Kentucky, as Director of Human Resources at Physicians and Surgeons Hospital in Shreveport, and as Assistant Director of Industrial Relations at Libbey Glass in Shreveport. He is a 2005 graduate of Leadership of Greater Baton Rouge and a 2014 graduate of Louisiana Leadership. Stan previously served on the boards of Health Care Centers in Schools, Family Services of Greater Baton Rouge and the Westminster/Pine Park Civic Association. He has actively represented human resources issues with the Louisiana Hospital Association and the Greater Baton Rouge Health Forum. Stan is the co-author of “Nine Steps to Great Healthcare Design” published in Healthcare Design magazine.