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Kris Jenkins began his healthcare career in 2008 with Altus Healthcare Management Services, now known as Altus Health. Kris started in the marketing division and since that time, Kris’s keen insight and problem-solving abilities earned him the position of Director of Business Development, and shortly thereafter Assistant Administrator. After serving in this role for two years, Kris was promoted to Assistant Vice President and Administrator of the Beaumont campus.
Kris’s “stay ready” mentality has enabled him to stay abreast of ever-changing healthcare laws and regulations, allowing him to quickly assemble teams and procedures that keep Altus Health a leading healthcare solution for the people of Southeast Texas. He possesses a talent for marketing and budgetary control, and enjoys leading a creative team that focuses on the growth of the company. With his direction and leadership, Altus Beaumont continues to expand and has brought cancer treatment, state-of-the-art imaging, sleep medicine, surgery and dental care to thousands in our area.
As a resident of Beaumont, Kris attended Lamar University, where he received his MBA and also served as a member of the Lamar MBA Club. Prior to his MBA, Kris received his Bachelors of Business Administration in Marketing, and an Associates of Applied Sciences and Computer Information Systems from Lamar Institute of Technology. Kris has been featured on the cover of “Cush Magazine” and has received an award from the Chamber of Commerce as one of the top 40 healthcare professionals under 40. Outside of his career, he is an active member of Triumph Church, enjoys playing sports, and spending time with his family.