Sean TinneySean Tinney has been named president and chief operating officer at St. Vincent's East in Birmingham. Tinney is a 1999 graduate (Class 33) of the UAB Master's of Science in Health Administration.

Tinney has more than 12 years of health care management experience and most recently served as president of rural hospital operations for St. Vincent's Health System. He joined St. Vincent's in 2007. Prior to that, he served as president and COO of St. Vincent's Blount.