Arthur Gonzalez, Dr. P.H., FACHE
Chief Executive Officer
Art, as he prefers to be called, has been the CEO at Denver Health since September, 2012. Prior to taking the reins at Denver Health, Dr. Gonzalez was the CEO of Hennepin Health System, Inc. in Minneapolis, MN and in his 40 year career has held CEO positions in the states of Texas, Louisiana, Arizona and California.
Dr. Gonzalez earned his bachelor’s degree from St. Mary's University in San Antonio, his master’s degree in health care administration from Trinity University in San Antonio and his doctorate in public health from the University of Texas School of Public Health. He is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE) and holds memberships in state and national hospital associations. He has served as graduate school adjunct faculty, as preceptor for administrative residents and interns, and on state and national councils and boards for community and professional organizations. Past awards and recognitions include selection as one of Modern Healthcare’s Top 12 Up and Coming Healthcare Executives; as one of the Top 25 Turnaround CEOs in the U.S. by Health Week, and for the Pinnacle Award for Most Inspiring Administrator.
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