Stephen K. Jones
President and Chief Executive Officer, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital and Health System
|Stephen K. Jones|
President and Chief
Stephen K. Jones, FACHE, was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital and Health System in September 2007, and served as Interim President and Chief Executive Officer since December 2006.
Mr. Jones previously served as Senior Vice President, Operations, of the hospital since October 1983.
He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from the University of Maryland in 1973, and a Master of Arts in Health Care Administration from George Washington University in 1976.
Mr. Jones has over thirty years of health care management experience. Prior to joining the hospital, Mr. Jones served as Assistant Director at Somerset Medical Center, Somerville, New Jersey, from 1979-1982. From 1974-1979, he was Assistant Director at Barnert Memorial Hospital Center, Paterson, New Jersey.
Mr. Jones is a member of the Board of Directors of the New Jersey Hospital Association, the Board of Directors of the New Jersey Council of Teaching Hospitals and the Board of Directors of University HealthSystem Consortium.
Mr. Jones is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, past President of the Senior Healthcare Executives Society of New Jersey and past President of the Assistant Hospital Directors Association of New Jersey.
Mr. Jones has a faculty appointment at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey in the Bloustein School undergraduate Public Health Program. Mr. Jones also has a faculty appointment in UMDNJ’s School of Public Health, M.P.H. program.
\Mr. Jones is a veteran having served in the United States Air Force (USAF) from 1966 to 1970. He served as a Russian linguistic with the USAF and with the National Security Agency.
Mr. Jones is married to Barbara Jones. They have two children and five grandchildren.