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Kathleen Healy-Collier, DHA, MHA, CLSSBB

Dr. Kathleen Healy-Collier Kathleen is an experienced leader who has served in multiple executive leadership roles over the last 19 years. She is currently the Chief Operating Officer of Brookwood Medical Center in Birmingham, Alabama. In this post, Kathleen runs all areas of operations across the 650 bed hospital. Prior to this role she was the Vice President of Business Line Operations and Professional Services at Regional One Health, in Memphis, Tennessee. In this role Kathleen has been responsible for key areas of operations as well as the primary executive operationalizing multiple new and innovative healthcare programs that serve the greater Memphis community. These programs include, but are not limited to, a state of the art outpatient surgery program; expansion and integration of a full service rehabilitation program; and expansion and growth of Regional One Health’s nationally recognized burn and plastics service lines. Prior to this role Kathleen held several senior leadership roles at Methodist/Le Bonheur Healthcare, also based in Memphis. Kathleen holds a doctorate in Health Administration from the Medical University of South Carolina, a Masters degree in Health Administration from the University of Memphis and Bachelor degree from Saint Louis University. Kathleen is a Six Sigma Black Belt and was a recipient of the Memphis Business Journal’s Top 40 under 40 in 2010. Most recently Kathleen was honored with the Super Woman in Business award in August 2015 by the Memphis Business Journal.

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School of Advanced Studies