Operating under Internal Revenue Service rules as a private foundation, The Frist Foundation is governed by its board of directors:

  • Thomas F. Frist Jr., Chairman, The Frist Foundation and
    Chairman Emeritus, HCA Holdings, Inc.
  • Peter F. Bird Jr.,  President and Chief Executive Officer, The Frist Foundation
  • Frank F. Drowota III, Retired Chief Justice,
    Tennessee Supreme Court
  • Patricia Frist Elcan
  • Patricia C. Frist,  Board Member, Ensworth School.
  • Thomas F. Frist III, Principal, Frist Capital, LLC
  • William R. Frist,  Principal, Frist Capital, LLC
  • Kenneth L. Roberts, President Emeritus, The Frist Foundation