Chief Operating Officer

Jody K. Reyes, MSBA, BSN, OCN 

Jody Reyes

Phone: 434.243.6050

Jody Reyes has extensive experience in professional nursing and clinical operations. Reyes has a progressive career in academic medical centers and as a Nurse Corps Officer in the US Navy. She has developed a reputation for assembling and motivating teams to produce extraordinary, sustained clinical outcomes. 

As Interim Chief Operating Officer, Reyes has oversight of the Medical Center's patient population service lines, directly responsible for the effective management of operations across the care continuum. Reyes provides day-to-day guidance to service line leaders, promoting the advancement of quality, service, and a culture of excellence. Service lines include Digestive Health, Heart & Vascular, Medical Subspecialties, Musculoskeletal, Neurosciences & Behavioral Health, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Primary Care, Surgical Subspecialties, Transplant, and Women's & Children's. Reyes also holds an appointment at UVA's School of Nursing as a clinical instructor. 

Prior to joining UVA in 2012, Reyes was a member of the executive nursing team at the City of Hope National Medical Center and UC San Diego Health. Currently, Reyes lives in Charlottesville with her husband, Jose, and their two children, Elena and Simon.