DJ Hill


djhillDJ Hill co-founded Compass Surgical Partners with Sean Rambo in late 2011 to help surgeons and hospitals create high value partnerships that provide exceptional surgical services.

As Chief Executive Officer, DJ leads a deep executive team that oversees both hospital and physician only joint ventures. The firm is particularly known for its competence in orthopedics (notably outpatient joints), spine and ENT. The firm’s surgery centers enjoy an industry leading track record of clinical and financial performance. Prior to Compass, he was responsible for Titan Health Corporation’s rapid growth as Chief Development Officer. Titan was acquired by United Surgical Partners International in 2011.

Over the last 20 years, he has also served as an investor, board member and officer of several successful healthcare services start-ups. As a graduate of University of North Carolina (MBA) and Wake Forest University, DJ resides in Raleigh, North Carolina with his wife and three daughters. Locally, he has also served on the boards of several charter schools and innovative nonprofits.

Sean Rambo

President & COO


Sean Rambo is a Co-Founder of Compass Surgical Partners. Sean Rambo has been in the ASC industry since 2000 and is recognized nationally as a strategic healthcare operator. As a senior executive with Titan Health Corporation, Sean oversaw all operations, including the management of all physician and hospital joint ventures for the Eastern US.

Sean was instrumental in Titan’s successful merger with United Surgical Partners International (USPI). Prior to Titan, Sean held a senior management position with USPI, where he oversaw both operations and development in the Southeastern United States. Sean has also held a variety of financial operations roles in the ASC and healthcare industry, working with several renowned firms, including HCA and Perot Systems.

Sean holds a dual Masters Degree in Business Administration and Health Science from the University of Florida. Sean resides in the Raleigh area with his wife and their two sons.


Scott Bacon CFP®, MBA

VP of Business Development


Prior to joining Compass, Scott worked in the financial services industry with SunTrust Bank in multiple roles for over 13 years. Most recently, he oversaw the Medical Prior to joining Compass, Scott worked in the financial services industry with SunTrust Bank in multiple roles for over 13 years. Most recently, he oversaw the Medical Specialty Group in Eastern NC.

He has in-depth knowledge around strategic finance and is a Certified Financial Planner. He brings a unique investment outlook perspective when evaluating opportunities for Compass while also assisting physicians, hospital systems, and existing ASC’s in this same capacity. Scott earned his Master’s degree in Business Administration, with a Finance concentration, from Campbell University.

Scott A. White, MBA

Market President


Scott White is the Market President of Florida for Compass Surgical Partners. He brings extensive management and clinical experience to the Company, having spent over 16 years in various healthcare leadership positions. Prior to joining Compass, Scott served as a VP of Sales for Intuitive Surgical, the global leader in minimally invasive robotic surgery. While at Intuitive for 8 years, Scott managed his Southeast organization of 115+ team members with revenues exceeding $200M annually.

Most recently, Scott has been a partner and consultant in various healthcare ventures, including outpatient surgery centers where his experience includes management, syndication, business development and operations. His extensive experience working with both surgeons and hospital executives has earned him a reputation as a trustworthy partner and strategic thinker in the healthcare market. Scott earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Florida and an MBA from the University of Miami. Scott resides in Tampa, FL with his wife, Carrie and their three children.

Beth Derby, RN

Senior Clinical and Regulatory Advisor


Beth Derby is an RN and a nationally recognized ASC expert, with over 45 years of experience in healthcare and ASC management. Beth previously served as a Board Member and President of the Federated Ambulatory Surgery Association (FASA) She additionally is an active surveyor for the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) and has also served on the AAAHC Board of Directors, as well as the accreditation committee and several task forces.

She is currently Secretary of the Board for Acreditas Global, the international accreditation organization and will serve as President in 2014. Beth travels internationally in her work as a surveyor and speaker for these professional organizations. She has served as Executive Vice President for multiple ASC chains and assisted ASCs around the US in critical turnaround efforts, including hospital joint ventures.


Doug Driver


douglas-driverPrior to joining Compass, Driver led a CFO advisory practice where he worked with various companies and nonprofit organizations. After spending 15 years in a variety of roles within the banking industry, Driver served as CFO and Vice President of Corporate Development for a technology consulting firm.

Driver’s banking experience, combined with his leadership and acquisition management skills, will help Compass’ joint ventures produce more favorable outcomes.

Lori Meyer

Revenue Cycle Manager

lori meyer

Lori joined Compass Surgical Partners with 20 years of experience in healthcare, of which 15 years have included medical billing and Revenue cycle management. Lori has worked as a Regional Collections manager were she developed, trained and successfully maintained multiple facilities revenue cycle.

Lori's forte is making Business Office operations and their employees the most efficient. As the Revenue Cycler Manager for Compass Surgical Partners Lori will partner with the centers and provide guidance to maximize reimbursement, increase workflow, ensure compliance and improve overall profitability.