Cary D’Ortona was appointed president of Orlando Health Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children and senior vice president of Orlando Health in June 2018. He is responsible for developing, leading and implementing the hospital’s strategic and operational direction, and developing pediatric services.
Cary joined Orlando Health in 2004. During his tenure at Orlando Health Arnold Palmer, he has guided expansion of pediatric specialty services and primary care. Prior to his appointment as president, he served as chief operating officer and chief financial officer with Orlando Health Arnold Palmer, and held positions in finance and internal audit.
Before joining Orlando Health, Cary worked as an auditor with Ernst & Young, LLP, and is a certified public accountant in Florida.
He earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting and master’s degree in accountancy, both from the University of Central Florida in Orlando. He also holds a Master of Science in Health Services Administration from the University of St. Francis in Joliet, Illinois.
Cary is a member of the board of directors of the Greater Orlando Children’s Miracle Network, Camp Boggy Creek and Junior Achievement. In addition, he is a board of directors’ member and finance committee chair for Orlando Health South Lake Hospital, and is treasurer and a member of the executive committee of the Florida Association of Children’s Hospitals. He also serves on the supervisory committee of the CFE Credit Union.