HCA Houston Healthcare Tomball names new CEO Robert Marmerstein of Kingwood campus

Marmerstein comes to Tomball from HCA Houston Healthcare Kingwood where he has served since 2017. (Courtesy HCA Houston Healthcare)
Marmerstein comes to Tomball from HCA Houston Healthcare Kingwood where he has served since 2017. (Courtesy HCA Houston Healthcare)

Marmerstein comes to Tomball from HCA Houston Healthcare Kingwood where he has served since 2017. (Courtesy HCA Houston Healthcare)

HCA Houston Healthcare Tomball named Robert Marmerstein its new CEO on June 26, following the departure of Eric Evans, who led the Tomball hospital since December 2017. Marmerstein comes to Tomball from HCA Houston Healthcare Kingwood where he has served as chief operating officer since 2017, according to a June 26 release from HCA Houston Healthcare.

Marmerstein will assume his role in Tomball on July 13, according to the release.

“Robert’s talents in the areas of strategic community and physician relations, operations and capital development projects will be invaluable assets to the growth of HCA Houston Healthcare Tomball,” said Evan Ray, chief administrative office of HCA Houston Healthcare, in the release. “He is passionate about expanding on the excellent services that the community has come to expect, and I know he will bring fresh ideas and his sincere commitment to his new role.”

During his time at HCA Houston Healthcare Kingwood, the campus has grown and enhanced multiple services, including emergency and trauma care, cardiovascular surgery, orthopedics, and women and children’s care. He also oversaw capital improvement projects, such as a $35 million patient tower expansion and a freestanding emergency center, according to the release.

Previously, Marmerstein served as chief operating officer of HCA Houston Healthcare Mainland, associate chief operating officer of LewisGale Medical Center in Salem, Virginia, and as an administrative resident at Reston Hospital Center in Reston, Virginia.


He is a graduate of the University of Central Florida in Orlando and Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia.
By Anna Lotz

Editor, Tomball/Magnolia & Conroe/Montgomery

Anna joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in May 2016 after graduating with a degree in journalism from Cedarville University in Cedarville, Ohio. In July 2017, she transitioned to editor for the Tomball/Magnolia edition. She began covering the communities of Conroe and Montgomery as well in 2020. Anna covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in these communities. Prior to CI, Anna served as editor-in-chief of Cedars, interned with the National Journalism Center in Washington, D.C., and spent time writing for the Springfield News-Sun and Xenia Daily Gazette.