Cherie Martin

Chief Executive Officer

Banner Behavioral Health Hospital

martin_cherieMonique “Cherie” Martin was named CEO of Banner Behavioral Health Hospital in 2011.  

Martin previously served as chief nursing officer at Banner Desert Medical Center and Banner Children’s at Cardon Children’s Medical Center, which is located on the Banner Desert campus.  

Prior to joining Banner in 2009, Martin was director of patient care services at Charter Palms Behavioral Health Systems in McAllen, Texas. She also held chief nursing officer positions in Texas and Ohio. Additionally, she served as executive director of the Easter Seals Society of the Rio Grande Valley in McAllen.  

Martin has a bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and a master’s in nursing from the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. She earned another master’s in health care administration from Trinity University in San Antonio.