Darrell K. Terry Sr., FACHE, FHELA
Darrell K. Terry Sr. is a 25-year employee of RWJBarnabas Health and has more than 35 years of experience in healthcare administration at three major New Jersey healthcare organizations. He began his career at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and Children’s Hospital of New Jersey in operations management in 1997. He was named senior vice president of operations in 2006, became COO in 2011, and in May 2016, he assumed his current position as president/CEO. Mr. Terry is responsible for the strategic operations of this 665-bed regional care teaching hospital, home to one of the nation’s top 15 heart transplant centers. A graduate of Rutgers University, with a concentration in business management, Mr. Terry received his Master of Healthcare Administration degree from Seton Hall University and a Master of Public Health degree from the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University. Mr. Terry is a distinguished Paul Harris Fellow and a fellow of the New Jersey Healthcare Executive Leadership Academy. He is board certified in healthcare management as an ACHE Fellow.